Family matters, Funny life, Humour, India, Just rambling, Marriage, Writing

When I tell the truth.. #WowPrompt

Keeping my hand on the spatula I told myself, “I will say nothing but the truth” and then lied blatantly through my teeth. I felt like the biggest hypocrite there ever was yet felt proud for averting an unpleasant situation. Giving lip service to someone out of societal obligation must be made an enforced offense. 😉… Read More When I tell the truth.. #WowPrompt

Blogging, Blogtrain, Family matters, Feelings, Festive season, India, Love, Relationships, Sibling love, Such is life

The Other Brothers: Rakhi Special

“I want to go there and tie him Rakhi myself!” Angel said dejectedly. We had just got home after sending out our Rakhis to our cousins who live out of town. This is a ritual I’ve been following for years now but for a not-yet-4 Angel it was a first. Part excited, part unhappy, she… Read More The Other Brothers: Rakhi Special

A Junior, Angel, Family matters, Home, India, Kids, Memorable Moments, Mothers, Parenting, School Time, Sharing views, Such is life

The new kids in our life

“All the flowers will be in my room!”Angel declared excitedly while scurrying towards the plant shop. We had been discussing about getting some much-needed greens and colours for our new home the previous day. With five balconies, the possibilities with space and choice was immense. There was so much we could do! While A bowed… Read More The new kids in our life

Family matters, Fitness, Home, Kids, Kitchen calling, Lifestyle, Me, Motivation, Nutrition, Parenting, Yummy yum

Healthy Spinach cutlets: A rains and food hookup

No matter how old, looking at rains we subconsciously sing Pitter-patter raindrops in our minds (or sometimes out loud), don’t we? The lush green of trees divinely balances out the murky sky that’s painted a dull grey and makes us feel blue. We crave for everything from a long drive to the warmth of a blanket… Read More Healthy Spinach cutlets: A rains and food hookup

Down the memory lane, Family matters, General, Holidays, Home, India, Motivation, Mumbai, People, Relationships, Sibling love

Thank You, my lovely family! #ThankfulThursdays

As I write this Angel is on her toy phone calling up her cousin and inquiring about his day at school, patronising him and informing him that she has a tiger (placard) in her school. She isn’t attached with A Jr in the same way, I’m afraid. As kids the concept of extended family or… Read More Thank You, my lovely family! #ThankfulThursdays