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, Opinions

A Year of Firsts #The Itinerant Blogger

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A lot of firsts on a political and personal note too

MILLENIALS & BABIES

Life comes full circle #FlavoursomeTuesday

Little Po and Ms Papaya are on holiday. Keeping young children amused is always quite a task. Luckily these two who are only 5 weeks apart, are kindred spirits. They can spend hours by themselves chattering away like chipmunks . Everyday they indulge in what educationists call ‘Dramatic Play’ where they recreate adult situations like …

MILLENIALS & BABIES

Be with me #GuestPost #FridayReflections

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Yay! Glad to share   Yesterday was Dussehra, the tenth day of the Navratri festival. Traditionally it is a women’s festival dedicated to the praise of the mother goddess. It is celebrated in different ways in different parts of the country.  In my part of the world, it is celebrated by  visiting elders, offering them …

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Two and counting

The Hunt for a Telephone on a Tuesday Afternoon

Looking for a telephone on a Tuesday afternoon turned out to be more exciting than a treasure hunt.

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Another grey Monday #MondayMusings

Today is another grey day. While I enjoy the overcast sky in the middle of the day, the ambivalent sunshine leaves me stressed – Should I or should I not carry an umbrella? Should I or should I not wear a sari? Should I or should I not venture out at all ? I can’t …