Why I think unstructured time in the Summer is awesome.
We savor each moment. We look at the horizon together, our hands linked by the little ones in between.
Mothering is not just rainbows and unicorns. It is the not so fine moments that do not get vocalized.
I woke to the shrill sound of the alarm going off at 5:00 AM. Saathi groaned and suggested snoozing another
I wave bye to my identically dressed daughters staring at the road long past the time it took for the
I stand in front of the mirror, you in my arms. I move the dryer in gentle circles around your
Dear Laddu, My left palm rests on the top of your head. The warmth from me seeping into you, lulling
I feel you before I hear you. Your tiny hand is on my forehead. My eyes flutter awake to your
Sometime late last year, I browsed the local schools online trying to find out what the process was like to
I put away clothes and tidy up the bedroom picking up stray doll parts and mini bags stuffed with blocks.
The is little light filtering into the dining room where I sit. The blinds are down. The heating system wheezes
Dear Ammu and Pattu, Today has been a day of anticipation. As I put the two of you to bed
“Come and get me!” Ammani taunted as she stood a mere yards away from me, a white fabric frisbee in
In the craziness of the morning rush, I paused on my way upstairs to see this. Siblings playing with empty
Standing by my bed under yellow light bulbs, my feet were killing me. It was a long day. Folding a
It was late night one Thursday in January that a number flashed on our home phone that was strange and
In one of my regular conversations with my friend, we went down a rather thought provoking discussion on how does
In all an eventful weekend with family at home. Its been a long time since all of us got together.