29th July 2019. Monday. 14:00 Hrs. Schools across Hyderabad had declared a holiday for a reason I do not remember at the moment. Vijay’s sister, Jasmine, and her boys were spending the day with us. It was a laid back sort of day. The younger kids were playing with magnatiles and watching TV. I was in the kitchen, prepping to serve lunch.
All of a sudden, Krissy, my 5 year old, came to the kitchen with her hands on her throat and said with a muffled voice,
“Mama, I swallowed a corn!”
But I never gave the kids corn!
When I asked her again, with a little struggle, she replied, “I swallowed a coin!” Continue reading Krissy’s Buck is Out!
In the course of life, there are several things (even people) which we go past day in and day out not paying conscious attention to. But without our knowledge they play a very silent but a salient part in our lives! Continue reading K&K’s 5 Minute Picture Story #5: The Banyan Tree
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!