Every crossroad is actually a transition that is a harbinger of better days. At some point in life, one introspects and wonders what the future holds.
My son is a pre-teen. He is curious about the birds, bees & everything that is happening to him. Read on to know is how we are coping.
September 19 – A very special date. Surprisingly, 4 awesome people who have touched my life were born today. In more ways than one, these fantastic individuals have inspired me and motivated me whenever things were not going my way.
It was 2 am in the morning. And we hadn’t slept for more than 20 hours now. However, we felt relaxed, happy and blessed. We cuddled our son to sleep. To have a child as a partner and best friend is the most blessed feeling in the world.
I refuse to be called Aunty by any kid around me.
Several people jeer behind my back. My statements related to this topic have become the butt of jokes in my building as well. They compare me to the famous character in the yesteryear’s serial who kept chiding everyone who called her aunty. The grapevine whispers, “She thinks she is young forever”, “Aunty ko aunty nahi kahenge, toh kya kahenge”, “Jawani eternal” etc.
Are they right?
Do I really have a problem accepting my age?
In 2010, when Abhimanyu turned 5, we told him that the Lord had decided not to send a brother or sister for him. We convinced