Archive | March 2011

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" MARKS" DON’T MAKE YOU.

Sitting in a restaurant having breakfast, I can’t help but laugh. My kids are like – “What???” Nidhi has just got her exams results and she had just crawled through in Math. Being a math illiterate myself; well, not entirely…I know elementary math- addition, subtraction, tables…Etc; I can understand that everyone doesn’t have an aptitude […]

DOING OUR BIT

Observed the Earth Hour yesterday. Have been doing so religiously for the past 4 years. My kids understand the need for this and co-operate fully. The TV was switched off during prime time and the silence was bliss. Bonded with kids over a game of carom. Laughter filled the house as I kept them entertained, […]

HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH

Retro look is in! And, that was the theme of the farewell party which my daughter and her classmates hosted for their seniors in school. It was a big night for them. Planning, practicing for various programme, shopping, making cards and memorabilia dominated their waking hours for a week. Their enthusiasm was euphoric. Wish even […]

HOLI

Mr. Moon must have had a field day yesterday with all the media attention and coverage he got. He didn’t seem as ominous as he was made out to be, nor did he set off a series of disasters as predicted. We have seen better or bigger ‘super moon’s’ than the one last night. In […]

IT’S A SALE………

I like the Master Card ad which says – “There are few things in life which are priceless…for everything else, there is Master Card.” Today, almost everything is available for a price. Right from the womb to human organs to one’s conscience! Now-a-days, it is ice-creams made from mother’s milk….that’s a bit difficult to digest! […]