My Muse! My Rhyme!

Becoming a mother, of not just one or two, but THREE, was my dream when I was younger. Nearly 15 years down the line, here I am, mother of two… three – I dare not even imagine!

I used to dream of dressing up my kids, cooking for them, reading to them, taking them for dance and music classes, shopping with them, travelling the world, laughing, hugging and giving them a jillion kisses. I dreamed of a picture perfect motherhood.

In many ways, I am living my dream. However, the reality of my dream turned out far from picture perfect! Continue reading “My Muse! My Rhyme!”


K&K Sledging for the First Time!

We spent our first winter in absolute wonder. It was the first time me and the kids witnessed snow – it was and still feels magical. We used to go on walks to the neighbourhood park to play in the snow and observe what everyone does. Some I found very inspiring was, I noticed in the stroller parking lot at Krissy’s school, sledges being parked instead of strollers.

What amazed me was that irrespective of what the weather is like, no matter how hot or cold it gets, the Swedes have numerous outdoor activities that would suit each weather condition. There is no excuse to stay indoors! Continue reading “K&K Sledging for the First Time!”

Documentaries You MUST Watch on Netflix as you Begin this New Year!

I am extremely picky when it comes to movies. Ask Vj and he will tell you how I spend easily an hour or two on our weekly movie nights, browsing through the options on Netflix, checking the IMDB rating, reading reviews and watching trailers. By that time I make up my mind either our food would go cold, we will feel sleepy and loose our interest to watch a movie (or) Vj would have finished watching a movie on the iPad!  But on some rare occasions, all the time I spend on my movie research pays off and we end up watching some good ones. Continue reading “Documentaries You MUST Watch on Netflix as you Begin this New Year!”