Lakshmi – A must watch for a parent and kid!

I am a complete movie buff. Here is proof: I spent most of my pre-wedding dates with my husband (then boyfriend) watching a movie. Especially during my first job, I may have seen at least one movie per week. And as if to encourage me, Sathyam cinemas at Chennai introduced Thursday evening blind dates. These … Continue reading Lakshmi – A must watch for a parent and kid!

Siblings and their dependability

I was watching an episode from Gilmore Girls and somehow a few incidents from my memories flashed through my mind. It was more like a series of short videos and there was one common relationship in all those stories. But, for some reason, this relationship did not get its due and that somehow seemed unfair … Continue reading Siblings and their dependability

Shumee Activity Walker – Tigger Reviews

TOYS: Toys are a part of every kid's childhood. But most toys these days are made of plastic, that is not safe for our children, because they contain phthalates, PVC and bisphenol-A - some very harmful chemicals that lead to irreparable damages to a child's health. They even contain lead, which when ingested, affects the … Continue reading Shumee Activity Walker – Tigger Reviews

Tigger and his pink lace frock

Clothes maketh a person. Clothes are probably the first thing a person notices about another even as they walk towards each other. Neat clothes, fitting just right, are just a pleasing sight to watch. Subtle shades or colourful hues, clothes speak a lot about a person. Ever since I got pregnant I had a feeling … Continue reading Tigger and his pink lace frock

‘Raksha’ Bandhan

Rakshabandhan is special to many people for many reasons. It is the day they display their love for their siblings. I use the word siblings rather loosely as the bond between a brother and sister is just one among the many forms of platonic relationships that are celebrated for the Raksha between the two. But … Continue reading ‘Raksha’ Bandhan

Monsoon Smiles

For many of us, Monsoon is the season we look forward to for months. When you live in a place like Chennai, you are accustomed to having s summer for almost 10 months in a year. 2 months in between are for the other seasons - Spring, Autumn and Winter. Now winter is a luxury … Continue reading Monsoon Smiles