It is late in the evening. My almost 2 month old is sleeping in her bassinet. My ears are tuned
“Describe Amma” I coax Pattu in an effort to catch her off guard. “Amma loves me” she answers even as she
A little over two weeks postpartum, I am discovering things about me I had forgotten. Like how I can actually
I stand by the patio door, baby in my arms watching you flit from tree to tree in pursuit of
It is 10:00 AM. Tonight is when I get admitted at the hospital. I sit in front of my laptop
I feel you before I hear you. Your tiny hand is on my forehead. My eyes flutter awake to your
As I turned the lights out last Tuesday night, the last thing imprinted on my mind were the plastic bags
Sometime late last year, I browsed the local schools online trying to find out what the process was like to
I drove to the second of my NST (Non Stress Test) appointments this week with trepidation. No, it was not
Driving down a winding foggy stretch of road, I gripped the steering and blinked multiple times to get used to
I lean back on the recliner adjusting my frame for maximal comfort and rest my arms across my torso. My
I scan the outside as I rinse out my cup. The mountains of snow in my backyard seem eerily still.
Recently, I have this new-found love for all things weather. I follow weather pages, twitter handles that discuss weather and
Every week, some times in the afternoon, some times late at night, I get a call or a message on
I woke to the pitter-patter of little feet on the carpet followed by a warm body snuggling next to me
I woke up to an alert on my phone notifying me that I officially am in the third trimester today.
It is Christmas eve. I put the girls down for a nap and sit with my laptop on the recliner.
I sit in my office, the light fixture above me giving off a warm glow. It’s a little close to
The end of the year brings with it nostalgia. For the days gone past and the milestones left behind. Each
“What are you thankful for?” “Family” says Ammu. “Turkey” says Pattu and runs away with an impish smile. I look