A New Era

Mi, I am feverishly searching for that little diary in which I fervently wrote down our very own home recipes in shorthand. We NEED pulikachal – you know that bottle has come to the stage where we can only wipe it. We were planning to make it on Feb 3...

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For The First Time Ever

Mi,For the first time, ever in my life, I did not hand over cash received, to you, in your hands. I always followed the practice of giving you any money I received – be it check or cash. I felt so bad yesterday when I brought home my usual monthly...

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Thursday – And a piece of childhood

This morning I woke up dreaming of childhood Thursdays when we used to have the day off from school. Yep – our school had Thursdays off! No idea why. Saturdays were half-days and of course, Sunday was off too. I studied in Little Flower Primary School, Gundawli, Andheri East, Mumbai....

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Home, But Not So Alone!

Yo Mi! After Vidur returned from school yesterday, things felt more normal again.  And of course, we had fun – but only after he finished his homework. Phew! The little dude just went on and on writing his Hindi homework – and then decorated the hell out of it with...

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Home Alone and not thrilled about it

So maybe the life of most women is like this – a typical day beginning with sending off husband to work and kid to school and then – getting on with the rest of the day, deciding what to cook for lunch and dinner…you know – all those mundane things....

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This Day Last Week

One week has gone by – (ok..I know am getting repetitive). We are still getting condolence messages from people – some nice, some not so nice. Then there are the funny ones – “hearty condolences”. I was imagining you guffawing at that. When I made lunch today, capsicum curry and...

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Believe it or not!

As usual, I started the online day with a look at a lovely quote. And thought it was so appropriate for the wonderful relationships in our life. I can’t believe that a week has gone by since you left us. This time last Monday, I dropped Vidur at school as...

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