A Junior, Dialogues, India, Kids, Me, Non-fiction, Parenting, School Time, Such is life, Thinking hat

A Child's life #NaBloPoMo day 9

As vacations ended yesterday, I had to pick up and move my lazy self to get back to the routine of cramming everything else in my yet unset morning along with ironing A Jr’s school uniform, helping him out in finishing his holiday homework, preparing and packing his favourite tiffin snacks on time and finally… Read More A Child's life #NaBloPoMo day 9

Family matters, Holidays, Home, India, Parenting, People, Such is life, The Folks, Whines and whispers

The big old child #NaBloPoMo day 4

Being foolishly stubborn, refusing to abide by rules, feeling insecured and stopping at nothing to get some attention are traits we normally associate with kids. While they are all true, we also know that, considered as childhood revisited, old age displays these very shenanigans. Unfortunately, they are even more pronounced the second time round. Last two… Read More The big old child #NaBloPoMo day 4

Just rambling, Kids, Mothers, Motivation, Non-fiction, Parenting, Uncategorized

Commitment to your child

Days spent vastly in anticipation, and a slight dread Looking at the word ‘leisure’ longingly from a distance Eating habits shift from binging to conscious nutritive intake Running for the general knowledge book to brush up for later Pleasantly surprised to find that you still love singing rhymes The ‘right’ you ignored before becomes a… Read More Commitment to your child

A Junior, Education, India, Kids, Memorable Moments, Mothers, Motivation, Parenting, School days, School Time

Puzzle me

The biggest ever threat to my capability in studies and promising future came when as students we were introduced to the two most perilous-sounding and dread-inducing words; Algebra and Geometry. While the latter helped me sail through owing to my love for drawing and diagrams, the jokes around its last three letters weren’t enough to… Read More Puzzle me