It was but yesterday,that I held a tiny bundle in my arms She stared at me looking so pretty,turning up the charm So helpless she looked, I made a pact No matter what, I would always protect Little did I know, what challenges lay ahead, By the innocent face, I was totally misled Days passed… Continue reading My Bird Is Ready To Fly…
In my previous post, I listed 5 qualities of my mother which I wish I had. While I was writing that post, I wanted to do a similar one for my dad. When I was a child there used to be a TV commercial where a little girl would say “My daddy strongest !!” I… Continue reading Lessons from dad..
When I was a child I once read a story where a little girl is lost in a village. When the villagers try to help her find her mother by asking what her mother looks like, she has only one thing to say “my mother is the most beautiful woman in the world !!” .… Continue reading 5 lessons learnt from my mother…..
When I was a kid, I totally enjoyed reading Enid Blyton books. As I grew older, I heard people criticizing them for being sexist and stereotyping girls. I used to wonder what the fuss was about. Today some 20 odd years on as I read out an Enid Blyton story to my daughter, I do… Continue reading Grooming Daughters To be Good Women..
Sometimes I can’t help but compare my childhood with that of my daughter. Some key differences 1. Siblings When I was a kid, I had my sister around to share everything with. Right from toys, goodies to secrets about life!! Growing up with a sibling was wonderful, we were always around for each other and… Continue reading Childhood now and then
Poem reliving memories of my childhood days……… Wonderful were those days when we were youngWithout a care about the world Life could never go wrong. Living in our childhood home, Feeling safe and protected Ignorant about life’s harsh realities,A happy and carefree life we led. Dad shielded us from the big bad world,Mum wiped away… Continue reading Childhood days…
I don’t know about others but every new year fills me with new hope. Its like a new start to life, to make up for all the things I missed doing in the past year. Resolutions for this year- Well exercise and stay fit, eat healthy, make my daughter more independent, drive a vehicle, be… Continue reading New year, new beginnings….