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

Self help is the best help; tips to stay sane

When I tried to find synonyms of the word HELP, it turned out to be assistance, to lend a hand, and so on. Then I made a list of people who need my help or might need it in future. While I was about to wind up this task, I occurred to me that maybe a…… Continue reading Self help is the best help; tips to stay sane

Forced marriages in the name of Honor

Often we get confused with the idea of freedom. Freedom to us means what our country attained in 1947, but have we ever wondered about those people who are still waiting for their 1947. A day of pomp and show, a holiday on 15th of August, some cribbing about a dry day and whoop !…… Continue reading Forced marriages in the name of Honor

My son is not my plan B

Very often in the conundrum around us we forget that the kids we have given birth to are not some ornamental plants which should be trimmed and watered according to our whims and fancies. The hobbies we couldn’t take up, the schools we couldn’t go to. The brand name colleges we didn’t make to, are…… Continue reading My son is not my plan B

Tamasha of a flawless body

Post pregnancy body IS flawless, was never taught to us by anyone. Women become less attractive to men. They attract a platoon of mother’s advising how to shed that weight soon. A mammoth of products are available to get rid of those stretch marks. Drinks to reduce that celluloid. Fad diets to melt that fat. …… Continue reading Tamasha of a flawless body

​Our idea of utopian world, does it hamper our child’s growth ?

I as a mother of pre schooler living in a joint family have been confronted by this question umpteen number of times. That is my idea as a mother of a perfect world creating a gap between my child’s notion of reality and perfection. Our lives as kids was very simple. Believe me. No matter…… Continue reading ​Our idea of utopian world, does it hamper our child’s growth ?