The Day Dad was Almost Shot

I am dedicating this post to a person who has always supported, chastised, encouraged and loved me throughout my life - My DAD! This is an incident that happened in my family during the infamous Gulf War in 1990. It was the year I started at my new school in the Third standard. The year… Continue reading The Day Dad was Almost Shot

Second Move in 8 Months

So, the title says it all. We have moved house yet another time, the second shifting in 8 months. Yesterday was the grand day. After getting all kinds of reassurances from the owner that the house was in spick-and-span condition, we had a minor shock when we moved in. The house reeked of fresh paint,… Continue reading Second Move in 8 Months

Boys vs. Climbing

I wonder what it is with boys and climbing - anything 2 feet above the ground seems to sends them into spasms of utter joy and lands them in climbing heaven. Little One has decided that climbing over tables and chairs is the current 'IN' thing for one-year-olds and is now busy climbing over all… Continue reading Boys vs. Climbing