The incompetent womb

Her story was very often told in a different light. I didn’t know Raavi, she was just a distant cousin’s wife. Well settled, good looking earning in dollars distant cousin. Someone whose mother in law brags a new bag at every family gathering. And that chocolate loaded fridge in her house had a new world…… Continue reading The incompetent womb

Yes I taught my child to name his private parts

Shreya a mother of a 3 year old consciously taught her son to name his body parts correctly. To be more precise, all his parts correctly, even his private parts. What other option did she have. Those news channels now resembled the episodes of crime patrol on juvenile crimes. Reasons could be many, some said…… Continue reading Yes I taught my child to name his private parts

A letter to the teen ‘ME’

Dear Me, Hi, I know I will sound too preachy right now, but trust me I’m being my honest best. I know Things have been difficult, and you have no one to confide because you think everyone is too judgemental right now. Trust me they are not, specially your mom and dad. They might react…… Continue reading A letter to the teen ‘ME’

The girl with a scarf

Meera met Imaara on a group tour.Ironically both of them were on their respective Honeymoon’s. And surprisingly it was their first trip out of India. Meera was a Punjabi, and Imaara hailed from Hyderabad. Infact after a few conversations with her husband Meera came to know that Imaara married her husband Dr.Aslam through a matrimonial…… Continue reading The girl with a scarf

Types of moms,who baffle my mind

The question is, What am I doing? The problems with motherhood is that your brains computer is constantly comparing you as a person in flesh and blood to those other moms. And the comparison may sound completely absurd to others, in your own ears it makes all the sense in the world. In my three…… Continue reading Types of moms,who baffle my mind

Fashion therapy for when you are dead tired from running behind kids

( originally posted on http://www.babyonboard.in) We as women have always taken fashion as frivolous. Sometimes it is our own idea and sometimes it is an opinion fed to us by our near and dear ones. There comes a time in our lives when we experience motherhood, and during that time we are forced to believe…… Continue reading Fashion therapy for when you are dead tired from running behind kids

What to pack in your postpartum kit

(Originally published on http://www.babyonboard.in) Giving birth to a baby, is a birth for a mother too. And most often while packing a bag to the hospital for delivery, our concern is totally about what the baby would need. Be it clothes, creams, oil, comb, soft towel, diapers so on and so forth. But, we often…… Continue reading What to pack in your postpartum kit