Feb
05

Mom

I came across this on FB – I had to share it on the blog cause I believe this is very much possible in real life. I’m not a mom yet but if I were to become one someday – this is a possibility with me; and all you righteous moms who are judging me… Continue reading »

Nov
04

You know you can be lucky but….

I’m one of those people who falls in the “never will win any freebies ever” category. When FM first hit Mumbai and held contests to meet Bollywood stars or cricketing sportstars or any damn freebie – I never won! I knew the answers but my sms never won me anything ever! Hell I never even… Continue reading »

Aug
17

You can change your name but we decide what to do with it!

So you change your name from the maiden name to the married name. You go ahead submit the necessary documents to the bank. You make a personal visit to the bank to verify everything so as to ensure there are no hiccups. But then you see that the name has been amended on the account… Continue reading »

May
29

Diaper

My 2-year old niece to her mother( my cousin bhabhi) on seeing the “Whisper” AD on TV: ” Mom there’s your diaper” I’ve not stopped laughing since I heard this from my sis and I’m amazed at the girl’s observation powers!!! Kids do say the darnest things!

Nov
04

Art of Living

I’ve joined Kathak classes in Dubai again after a gap of 10 years. So far have thoroughly enjoyed the experience – even had a stage performance! I have a lovely set of friends there and it is a good break from the daily routine. We were practising today and at the end of the class… Continue reading »

Sep
09

I don’t think you understand English

I’m back from my hectic trip to Mumbai (which explains the blog break). I used to meet little ‘C’ almost everyday when we were neighbours; now it’s almost once a week thing. C was on her vacation as well and I was going to meet her after more than a month! MDH and I had… Continue reading »

Aug
12

Forgetful and Me?

I can be really forgetful about the important items like mobile, wallet, car park access card , car keys, my office i-card and even my office laptop. Add to it I’ve butter fingers so clumsy is my middle name. MDH is constantly on the lookout if I’ll topple something or break something or forget something.… Continue reading »

Jul
27

Selection Process

If you have a bunch of kids around; not aged more than 6-7 you get to hear some priceless pieces. Here is one: My little nephew T, all of 4 years, was waiting for an invitation to his neigbour’s daughter’s birthday party. The little girl walked up to him and said,’T tomorrow is my birthday… Continue reading »

Oct
25

Anyone Seen a Gents’ Local?

The Mumbai WR Local trains have three Ladies’ Special trains running during the peak hours.One in the morning: Virar-Churchgate and two in the evening: Churchgate-Borivali and Churchgate–Virar. Yesterday, due to some hold up the trains were delayed by half hour and needless to say, it added up to enough confusion, chaos and rush at all… Continue reading »

Oct
18

The B.E.S.T. of Mumbai…

It is one of the lifelines of Mumbai. The B.E.S.T. network is highly efficient and connects almost all the remote places in Mumbai. If you have lived in Worli or any South Mumbai places that are disconnected from the local train network, all 25 years of your life, only then can you fight for the… Continue reading »

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