“Being a mother is a gift of God and embracing it is an art, which takes time and requires patience.” Recently, the Rajya Sabha passed a Bill that provides for 26 weeks maternity leave as against the existing 12 weeks. This change in Maternity Benefit Act would benefit about 1.8 million women in … [Read more...] about 26 weeks of freedom to enjoy motherhood
While typing the title of this blog-post I realized that my darling daughter has turned 14-month old today. She's born on 19th November, 2014. These past months have been a year of new experiences, both happy and sad. During this time, I have truly evolved as a new me. So is my princess growing with … [Read more...] about Things I learnt about my 14-month toddler
It’s International Women’s Day today and as everyone is talking about it so I thought of sharing something on this day and here I write about some shades of a woman, which we women can really relate to. #WomanInMe is ‘first’ a daughter who owes everything to her parents and can do anything to see … [Read more...] about 50 shades of a Woman
William Shakespeare said this statement but I heard it first from the CEO of the company I used to work with, before becoming a mommy. At that time, I did not pay much attention to this but now I truly and fully agree to this thought. Take any relation, from your blood relation to mere … [Read more...] about Expectation – The root of all heartache
Dear Daughter, As you turn 18th months old today, I want to share something with you, though you can’t read and understand this at this point of time but a few years later you may be smiling while reading this blog. Now that you are a 1.6-year old naughty toddler and have started doing many … [Read more...] about As You Turn 18, Darling
So far, motherhood has been a crazy journey for me, hence the title - 'Motherhood is equal to craziness'. My daughter is 10-month old now. She was a pre-mature baby, born 1 month before the due-date. She was just 1300 gm at the time of birth (at that time I didn't know what challenges I'll be facing … [Read more...] about Motherhood is equal to craziness!