• The Birthday Cake

    So today is my Birthday guys.. I have always wanted a good looking yummy cake on my Birthday as a teenager and it continues till date.. I was not the famous one in school and college and most of my…

  • A haunting memory

    I left Kerala 10 years back for my first job.  The young adolescent phase before that when we had to travel in crammed public transport for extra classes and college remains a haunting memory. Strangers trying to touch you inappropriately…

  • 2018 Round Up

    Do you like this pic? What is important to know is this pic was clicked in burning hot sun after a gazillion failed clicks! Life is not easy I guess. What matters is how you thrive to bring out the…

  • Being a Mother

    When I get questions like how is motherhood and stuff.. I often pause and think of a diplomatic answer. I say “yeah it’s okay, lot of learning, one has to be very patient blah blah” But here is the truth.…

  • Financial Independence

    Dear Daughter, Financial Independence is not a privilege but your moral responsibility. Money can’t buy you everything but it can buy you almost all things in the world. Money also has the power to destroy your world. So the sooner…

  • Great Indian Euro Trip: Amsterdam

    Loved every bit of this place. The air, the water, the quality of life. The windmills, the cheese factories, the relaxed way of life. The art, the museums, the lush green parks. Walking city tours  exploring the winding canals and cycling…

  • The 10 year challenge

    I think I didn’t even exist in 2009. I had completed graduation and got a job. In my head, I had arrived. I was set for life. I had so much clarity about what I wanted to do because I…

  • “What others will think” Syndrome

    There comes a phase in everyone’s life where all our decisions are based on “what others will think”. Right from what clothes to wear to what’s the right age to get married.. we often think “will I be appreciated by…

  • The Comfort Zone

    A professional degree which is a no brainer A cushy job and corporate lifeThen comes marriage, kids #1 and #2A house, a car and enough money for annual vacationsIt’s a joy to float in that comfort zone. And makes a beautiful happily…

  • Vulnerability

    To be able cry in pain To be able to fumble and falter in angst To be able to talk about your weaknesses To be able to own that silly mistake To be able to show your imperfections It takes…