Amma, I want cookies. You can give me as many as you would like, but don’t give me low numbers okay? Why is the sky never ending? Why is Mr.Bean called Mr.Bean, why not BT or George? You might have guessed the people involved in the conversation above. Yes, these are from my kid whose […]
Month: September 2015
#MicroblogMondays – Surviving an unintentional challenge
Yesterday we walked around 10 kilometers, ie. 6.2miles. It wasn’t intentional at all. We set out to the park where the fair and fun was happening. But since they were still in the process of setting up, we thought to stop by at the marathon organized by my husband’s office. It was in another park 20 […]
Erasing from the past, would you? #FridayReflections
If you could erase one person from your past, would you? The question stared at me. And there, the charades of people with instances that scorched my soul, that I wanted to and would like to erase from my past flashed before my eyes. Oh no, I am exaggerating. There are only four, or five people […]
#MicroblogMondays – What are you up to currently?
I just couldn’t bring myself to write the post/posts I wanted to write. Yes, it doesn’t sound right. I am stuck not because I ran out of ideas. My idea book is overflowing with them at this point. Still I am not able to write what I want to write. Does it happen to you […]
And off he goes..
Yesterday Kanna started his first day of Year one at his new school. Unlike last year, he was a little nervous this time. He talked less, answered only when he was asked, made less eye contact, but he didn’t say that he was nervous or anything of that sort. Yes, he is growing up and […]
Why boys should cry..
Haven’t we all heard that boys won’t cry! I have a boy and I never stopped him whenever he was in tears. I offer consoling words. I hug him. But never told him that he should not cry, because boys won’t cry. Here are few of my reasons why I say it is okay to […]
I am thankful.. #FridayReflections
I wrote my frist gratitude post in November last year. Acknowledging the things and people in my life that makes me happy and expressing my gratitude to all those little things is the best thing I have done for me. It made me realize the importance of little joys in my life. Most often these […]
#MicroblogMondays – Keeping up with the ‘Word of the Year’
Schools are reopening here this week after the summer vacation. We are still waiting to hear back from the School Admissions about Kanna’s admission. According to the Admissions Office, we will hear back from them before September 18th. It’s a long wait. Kanna hasn’t been going to school since we traveled back to Inda from […]