I love friendships. I love the concept of it and the actuality of it. Friendships have broken my heart worse than a man ever has. I’ve had some for over 3 decades and some for less than a year. I’ve also proudly been a friend to people of about 40 different nationalities (maybe more). But… Read More Motherhood and friendships
He’s here! After the wait, the fears, the nervousness and the horrible first few months, he’s finally here and he’s perfect. We had a tough ride but he’s living up to his name, which means ‘warrior‘. He held strong even when my body was faltering and he came out roaring. And when jaundice hit him… Read More And here’s to you, my second born
Just as I write this, I’ve turned down a job. The hours were something I just couldn’t manage with a toddler. I requested them to let me work half-day but it wasn’t something they were looking for, and I witnessed another opportunity go out the window. It wasn’t the first and I’m guessing it won’t be… Read More New identity: From career woman to mom
For most of my life, I’ve been considered a rebel. It wasn’t that I was doing anything very crazy, but I was mostly going against the fray. But in some cases, my OCD nature never allowed me to completely break the mould. I didn’t like it, but I respected authority. Blame it on a strict… Read More Colouring outside the lines
I sit here, in front of my computer, with various projects running through my brain. I can’t sit still. I want to write more. I want to paint. I want to do yoga. At the same time I want to clean my house, spend more time with my daughter and do some laundry. Oh and… Read More Exploring the new me
Sex and the City was epic. It was entertaining. It was unique. It was uplifting. It is re-watchable. But it was slightly idealistic. No rather, it was quite idealistic. It was the story of 4 women, as different as different can be, coming together to form this girl-pack that was stronger than concrete lathered on… Read More Why ‘Sex and the City’ makes me really mad sometimes.
As I keep repeating, my blogging has taken a bit of a backseat. Not because I don’t want to write, heck, I’m desperate to write. But between my baby, now toddler and the house and my various extra-curricular interests, I rarely get to pen my thoughts. But today is a special day. Four days ago,… Read More One year in