Monthly Archives: April 2017

The confession


Last month, we had to go to a friend’s home for a house warming party. ┬áMy son was going down to play with his friends and I told him that he had to be back by 6 pm, so that … Continue reading

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The ‘Rasam’ Debate


‘Rasam’ is a South Indian dish. It is a watery soup that is eaten with rice. Rasam is a combination of many tastes – it is spicy, tangy, aromatic, and full of flavour. More than anything, Rasam soothes, comforts and … Continue reading

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A good book


I have not been myself this week. My mind has been sucked into the pages of an ‘unputdownable’ book. This week, I live my normal life like an automaton. My brain, my attention and my senses have all been hijacked … Continue reading

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The essential me!


Thankfully, in my world social networking means ‘really’ going out and meeting friends and socializing. However, going out also means that I need to ‘get-ready’ good clothes to wear and also ponder about my appearance, hairdo and accessories. Some clothes … Continue reading

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Earphones 101 for Moms of Teens


Every day as a mom is a learning journey. We learn new things abour our children. We learn that they see the world differently. We sometimes see ourselves in them and discover new facets to their personality; and then one … Continue reading

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Power to ‘electronic babies’


If you had visited our home last night, you would have seen us busy with our electronic babies. We were told that there would be no power in our condominium today, and so more than anything else, our priority was … Continue reading

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Biscuits from my childhood


Biscuits were an integral part of my childhood. My mom usually carried a biscuit packet in her handbag, to keep her three girls from going cranky with hunger. Courtesy – 123rf.com There were such wonderful biscuits. From simple glucose biscuits … Continue reading

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Chocolate


My kids are now at an age where they want variety in their food. From a limited menu of around twenty dishes, their taste buds have suddenly exploded to include new tastes and flavours.  However, one flavour that is a … Continue reading

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