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Your GO-TO guide to be vacation ready

Your child's vacation date is nearing. You have your travel plan ready. Infact, you might have already made the bookings. You are all set to jet off. But are you really.?? Looking back, travelling has been a very important aspect of my journey. From travelling day in and day out to new places for work… Continue reading Your GO-TO guide to be vacation ready

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I will always be a ‘NEW MUM’

I set off on this crazy ride of Motherhood 7 years and 4 months back when the line turned pink. When I delivered brat no. One, I was known as a 'New Mum'. As she grew, the title changed to a 'First Time Mum' (FTM). She kept growing up and the titles kept changing till… Continue reading I will always be a ‘NEW MUM’

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5 tips to get through those scary days in NICU 

When I was informed about having an emergency cesarean, my biggest fear was having our baby stay in the NICU,  since I was only 34 weeks along. Once she was there, I was anxious to get her home as soon as possible but I had to wait till the doctors thought it was safe for… Continue reading 5 tips to get through those scary days in NICU 

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Plan is to plan the unexpected

Exactly a month back at 6 pm, I had no clue my life would change completely in the coming 12 hours. I was 34 weeks along and what started as braxton hicks in the evening soon turned into full on contractions. We rushed to the hospital at 1 am and were informed that I will… Continue reading Plan is to plan the unexpected

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When they start school… 

Most of you started reading this to find out what happens once the big change starts and your toddler turns into a pre-schooler.. Whether it's an easy transition or a tough one. Will they settle fast or bring the house (in this case - school) down.  Let me answer that for you.  NOOOOOOO!!! This post… Continue reading When they start school… 

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SIBLINGS WITHOUT RIVALRY

We have heard these three words endless times and we try everything possible to achieve this goal.  But where does the work actually start??  It started the moment that strip turned pink.  Yes, along with eating carefully, taking your supplements on time and routine visits to your doctor, this is something that requires equal attention. … Continue reading SIBLINGS WITHOUT RIVALRY

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Rapunzel, Rapunzel, Let Down Your Hair 

Since we announced the upcoming arrival in our family, I have had a lot of conversations with friends and family about what I think the gender of the child would be, some conversations were the same I had six years back when I was expecting for the first time and some very new and amusing. … Continue reading Rapunzel, Rapunzel, Let Down Your Hair 

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Not in the ‘morning’ sickness

Our first trimester best friend doesn't stay true to its name. MORNING SICKNESS can strike at any time of the day. It affects almost 65% of pregnant women.  Some of us have found relief with medication and some with specific foods or scents.  With my first pregnancy, I had lost 5 kgs. in the first… Continue reading Not in the ‘morning’ sickness

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Farewell 2015

After taking a break from blogging for 7 months, I decided to pen down my thoughts from this year before we bring in another one. This year has shown me a lot of ups and downs and literally transformed me into a whole new person. The year brought with it a bundle of happiness which… Continue reading Farewell 2015