Funny life, India, Love, Marriage, Me, Such is life, Thoughts and musings, Whines and whispers

How marriage made me a better person

“Love me for a reason and let the reason be love” went the famous Boyzone song and left a deep impression on the starry-eyed, romantic teenager in me. How could it not? Gorgeous British boys with their spotless skin and sexy accent could never be wrong about love, after all. Like many girls of my… Read More How marriage made me a better person

Feelings, Love, Movie Talks, Relationships, Sharing views, Thoughts and musings

R Madhavan’s Maara: 5 Things I LOVED about it

Apocalyptic, funny, sci-fi, superhero or suspense, I’ve seen more movies in the last year than 5 years before it. I introduced my kids to classic movies like Chupke Chupke, Padosan, Khatta Meetha and Choti Si Baat while I cluelessly sat through Marvel and DC movies even as A Jr graciously deciphered them for me. My… Read More R Madhavan’s Maara: 5 Things I LOVED about it

A Junior, Down the memory lane, Love, Marriage, Nature, The Folks, Travel tales

Travel memories: My Beach and Love Therapy

Have you ever had travel memories that are special for the ‘unfinished’ feeling they left you with? Even before you’ve absorbed everything a place has to offer a part of you starts planning a come back since ‘this time just doesn’t feel right’? I did, and pleasantly surprised myself at the uncharacteristic and hopeless romantic… Read More Travel memories: My Beach and Love Therapy

Blogging, Blogging Challenge, Love, Movie Talks, Relationships, Such is life, Writing

Does every love story need a closure? #30ColoursOfLove #Love

I’m a diehard romantic and my voracious appetite for all-things-love has been liberally supplemented with sumptuous helpings of Yash Chopra movies since childhood. A love story has a way of touching the deepest corners of our heart in the most intimate way. When Shahrukh Khan spread his arms wide in DDLJ and proclaimed ‘Come…fall in… Read More Does every love story need a closure? #30ColoursOfLove #Love

Blogging, Fiction, India, Love, Relationships, Story-telling, Writing, Writing Prompts

A Decade of Love #DecadeHop #RRxMM

Hi friends! I’m participating in the #DecadeHop the prompt for which is ‘decade’. I’m attempting to write a piece of fiction. Do give it a read and let me know what you think about it. Namit was feeling apprehensive ever since the invite for a reunion started doing rounds in their college Whatsapp group. It… Read More A Decade of Love #DecadeHop #RRxMM

Collaborations, Lifestyle, Love, Online shopping, Photos, Relationships, Reviews, Valentine's Day

5 Amazing Valentine’s Day Gift ideas

Not long after New Year revelry starts  waning out Valentine’s Day fever and excitement takes over. This special day celebrates love of and for everyone. It is endearing to have kids scrawl hand-written notes for their parents or watch the elderly dotingly share an indulgent piece of chocolate. Love is in the air and everyone… Read More 5 Amazing Valentine’s Day Gift ideas