Monthly Archives: January 2011

So it was Barbeque Nation yesterday


And as luck would have it I was well and truly starving by the time I reached the hallowed premises, child in tow, like those tug boats that go ahead of the huge steamers in order to clear the path … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

So this is the new IT bag…


The Balenciaga Motorcycle bag. The Hindustan Times Cafe today tells me that it has been spotted on the arms of every fashionista in town, therefore I must sell my soul now and run out squealing to buy it from wherever … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 10 Comments

No TV day for you too?


For the past so many days Hindustan Times has been telling us that January 29 is a No TV day. And they have, praise them, chalked out an entire slew of things one can do with one’s family on said … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 11 Comments

So the jinx was broken….


The best part about being in the blogworld is that one gets to meet a hell of a lot of folks who feel like theyve been childhood friends, and when one finally does meet them face to face, one realises … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 7 Comments

Ahem, ahem, I was on the Beeb!


Excuse me while I crash land back to earth and back into my fading red chair, yes, the one with handles gently eroded where my elbows dig in and the seat cover peeling away rabidly at the back like the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 17 Comments

Happy 15th Anniversary to us!


(Goa-1997) Its been 15 years. 15 years of love and laughter. Of fights and tears. Of nagging and shouting. Of a whole lot of loving. Of one squirming mewling red faced parcel who now is a four foot know it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 77 Comments

So how did you spend your New Year’s Eve?


Me? I was curled up in bed in the child’s room by 10.30 pm,  with the child held fast in my arms. The spouse was downing his celebratory vodka in our bedroom and I had every intention of waking up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 8 Comments