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Guardians To Angels 7

Guardians To Angels

I remember when I was in school there was this girl and her kid sister who used to bully everyone in our rickshaw especially one of my friend. These girls belonged to an affluent...

Back To The Basics 0

Back To The Basics

In India when most of us know two or three languages and are equally comfortable in all, I find it strange that when confronted with a little bundle of joy who doesn’t understand any...

Role Reversal 9

Role Reversal

Parents are supposed to be role models for their kids, but how often kids teach us valuable lessons too! I attended a parent-teacher interaction at my elder one’s school yesterday. His exams had just...

Coping With Baby On Rainy Days 0

Coping With Baby On Rainy Days

Rain, rain, go away, Come again another day Little Johnny wants to play. This nursery rhyme though part of the repertoire is not really meaningful for us living in India because we only experience...

Things Children Teach Us! 6

Things Children Teach Us!

We, as parents, think that it is us who teach the children the nuances of life. We go about reading parenting books while we are expecting and smugly think that we won’t be making...