Category: MILLENIALS & BABIES

Grandparenting is pretty much the same as parenting except that your knees are older, your hearing harder and your wallets larger. The joys of grandparenting are often tinged with aches and pains that are different but yet familiar. Once again baby powder and strollers share space with your perfumes and golf carts. The most wonderful part is that if the kids don’t turn out right, it’s not your fault!

MILLENIALS & BABIES

Abu is the Hulk #MondayMusings

The weekend was over and Monday was getting busier by the minute. I had workmen repairing a bathroom, a fussy computer that needed looking into and an important dinner next week that I had to plan for . I was wondering how the year was picking up momentum as it was coming to an end …

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Mumbai Diary

Breakfast with Anna Shetty #FlavoursomeTuesdays

Mothers and daughters are closest, when daughters become mothers. I am one of those lucky ones who has two daughters. While Daughter No.1 lives far away over the ocean, Anna Shetty lives just across the road from me. I meet Anna Shetty every other day if not every day. But surprisingly we hardly ever get …

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Opinions, Uncategorized

The shocking revelations of #MeToo

Responding to #MeToo Ever since the Harry Weinstein scandal broke news, I’ve been thinking about this creep. Obviously many people have been thinking about it because it sparked off #MeToo a social media campaign inviting people who have experienced sexual harassment/abuse at the work place to be vocal about it. Over the past few days, …

MILLENIALS & BABIES

6 C’s of Brilliance – Key to raising a successful child

Image for The Itinerant Blogger

What is the secret of a child’s brilliance? After a long hiatus of almost a year, the Itinerant Blogger is back on my blog. The past year has seen a lot of changes in her life hence the absence from my blog.  But she is back with a brilliant review of a book that ALL …

MILLENIALS & BABIES

The first time I saw you Wow Dinga, Ms Papaya & Po #WritingBravely

My dear Wow Dinga, Papaya and Po, Today I would like to share some thoughts with you even though none of you can read a word . But I’m writing this while I can still remember what I felt the first time I saw you. Wow Dinga you are my first grandchild.  I was so …