The Wife Drought

By Annabel Crabb About the book One would be rather intrigued by the sheer name of this book. It is indeed, an intriguing read and also a revelation in many ways. A hilariously written book with wry humor and punch lines. It was a refreshing read as the Australian author has steered us onto aContinue reading “The Wife Drought”

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”

The Midnight libraryBy Matt Haig

About the book The author has written a light hearted book, intended to communicate a deeper meaning. The midnight library is a place “in between” life and death. It is the library that one goes to when they are about to die. This library contains innumerable books on all the lives we could be leadingContinue reading “The Midnight libraryBy Matt Haig”

Tit for TatDoes the TAT always need a TIT and then does the TIT need a TAT again ?

Does the TAT always need a TIT and then does the TIT need a TAT again ? and thus continues the vicious circle of TIT for TAT. To my mind, it is the most primal and common human response but equally hideous and unevolved. This auto generated human response usually does not serve anyone inContinue reading “Tit for TatDoes the TAT always need a TIT and then does the TIT need a TAT again ?”

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”

Normalize boys with dollsDolls vs Balls

I met a couple the other day with a young boy who had an elder sister. In conversation, it somehow got relayed that the little boy enjoys playing with dolls and not balls or cars etc. As soon as I heard these words uttered, I sensed the discomfort sifting through a few people in theContinue reading “Normalize boys with dollsDolls vs Balls”

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”

Head of the family..?Who deserves to be the head of the family; when the father is gone

In these covid times, we have all seen unfortunate times with loved ones struggling and succumbing to this monstrosity of a disease. Recently, I lost a relative to corona. And with that followed the ceremonies that traditional archetypes have imposed on us. One such ceremony that I witnessed was the “Pagdi” ceremony. For those ofContinue reading “Head of the family..?Who deserves to be the head of the family; when the father is gone”

The Buddha and the Badass: The Secret Spiritual Art of Succeeding at Work

By Vishen Lakhiani About the book I had thoroughly enjoyed “the code of the extraordinary mind” by Vishen Lakhiani. This is the second book by the same author. It provides some fabulous insights and tools to built the right ethos within team members in a company. But I wouldn’t shy away from taking some techniquesContinue reading “The Buddha and the Badass: The Secret Spiritual Art of Succeeding at Work”