Thoughts On Stay At Home Parenthood

Laddu is on her chair, the booster seat enabling to see the food in front of her. Saathi and I are across from each other, eating and sharing notes on the day. Her hands reach out for morsels, her eyes are bright and she is a full participant at dinner. I watch her haggle and … Continue reading Thoughts On Stay At Home Parenthood

Quantifying parenthood!

Pre Kay and Cee, weekends looked like this: 8:30 - 9:00 - Wake up possibly 9:30 - 1:00 - Cook and eat if in the mood else go out 1:00 - 6:30 - Kill time (TV/Books/MBA) 6:30 - 10:00 - Browse, eat, call up friends 10:00 - 11:00 - Try to sleep Post Kay and … Continue reading Quantifying parenthood!

To the man I love

I watch your eyes melt as you watch your daughter smile at you. Your face has this incredibly tender expression that I cannot explain. I watch the little one have you wrapped tightly around her little finger. I watch you wake up bleary¬†eyed at 3:00 AM because you heard a cry from the next room. … Continue reading To the man I love

Stirrings of parenthood

I spent all of Sunday in the company of my little niece and my cousin whom I had not met in a year and half. Playing with my niece, feeding her, rocking her to sleep, I had no idea how the day passed. Before I knew it, it was time to go home. As she … Continue reading Stirrings of parenthood