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Molestation as per convenience?? It’s not OK!! 

For the last couple of days, every news channel, media outlet, newspaper has been focusing on the incident that happened with a 17 year old girl onboard an aircraft. Read here For those of you who have been lucky to escape this news, here it goes - A 17 year old who belongs to the… Continue reading Molestation as per convenience?? It’s not OK!! 

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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