Am I lucky

My elder daughter has had multiple stomach ailments since she was a little baby and thus I have had to constantly and painstakingly monitor every morsel that goes into her mouth. I have tried my level best to reason with her and empower her to make the food choices herself. As a consequence, my kidsContinue reading “Am I lucky”

GratitudeHow I taught my young one to incorporate gratitude in her daily life

To mark the occasion of my parents 40th, we decided to take a small vacay in the hills. Considering the situation of the pandemic, we weighed the options and did it in the safest way possible. With 2 small kids, we drove straight for 9 hours without any stops and ended up being rewarded byContinue reading “GratitudeHow I taught my young one to incorporate gratitude in her daily life”

Deep kindnessBy Houston Kraft

About the book The author’s connect with kindness and the need to spread the word for kindness is propelled by an incident wherein he heard the story of a young lady who sat and cried at the Airport for two long hours after hearing the news of her father‘s death. Not a single person stoppedContinue reading “Deep kindnessBy Houston Kraft”

The Rose of love and trust:Simplicity of relationships

This morning, my daughter came to me all teary eyed and said, Mama, Didi says she doesn’t trust me.  To give this context, Didi is her nanny who has been a part of our family for close to 5 years. She is love personified and we trust her implicitly with our children. Here is theContinue reading “The Rose of love and trust:Simplicity of relationships”

The little soul and the earth – I am somebody !Neale Donald Walsch

#shereads About the book This is a children’s parable adapted from conversations with God by Neil Donald Walsh. It is a sweet and simple story of how a little soul is born on earth and is taught some of the most valuable lessons of life as a little baby by her guardian angel – Melvin. Continue reading “The little soul and the earth – I am somebody !Neale Donald Walsch”

The Process of LifePearl by Kahlil Gibran

Said one oyster to a neighbouring oyster, “I have a very great pain within me. It is heavy and round and I am in distress.” And the other oyster replied with haughty complacence, “Praise be to the heavens and to the sea, I have no pain within me. I am well and whole both withinContinue reading “The Process of LifePearl by Kahlil Gibran”

Embracing Forgiveness: Forgiveness meditation transcript (spiritual)Part III

Below is the audio and transcript for the (spiritual) forgiveness meditation. Close your eyes Take a deep breath Feel yourself relax Quite your inner chatter with every breath you take I.   Now think about the people who have hurt you or troubled you in any way Imagine them in front of you Smile back at themContinue reading “Embracing Forgiveness: Forgiveness meditation transcript (spiritual)Part III”

Embracing Forgiveness

– the magic potion of life It seems inexplicable for me to be able to relay my true emotions on the concept of forgiveness.  But I will surely try.  Forgiveness came into my life like a cool, soft morning breeze that soon turned into a gushing wind coursing through my being with such conviction andContinue reading “Embracing Forgiveness”

Celebration of life

Slice of life series #2 I lost my 92-year-old grandmother yesterday. She led a full life and was possibly the only women in her time to travel abroad all alone for 6 months even before she got married.  She was undoubtedly one of the most progressive women of her generations that I knew of. IContinue reading “Celebration of life”