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Shopping, paranthas & peace

My sister and I are out shopping. There is no specific shopping list; we are willing to buy anything that grabs our attention. Read – ‘as many shops as we can visit in one afternoon’. Our children are with their … Continue reading

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Extreme love

My children have just started their summer vacation. We are on day two of the holidays; still finding it difficult to make the transition from packed days to days where there are no deadlines to meet or targets to pursue. … Continue reading

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Love thy neighbour – A short story

Vini’s mobile vibrated on the coffee table. She ran to pick it up. It was her friend Savita, who told her that she was sending her son, with the registration form for a summer camp for their daughters. Savita had … Continue reading

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The kids have their summer vacation, and are spending a couple of weeks with their paternal grandparents, in their ancestral home. We do this every summer. They love all the nooks and crannies in this house. The car garage, which … Continue reading

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My Nephew and The Grim-Looking Musicians

My two and a half-year old nephew had come to stay with us last year during the holidays, with his parents. He took time to adjust to his new environs. We allowed him to explore our home at his own … Continue reading

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