Monthly Archives: January 2014

My twitter chat today with Blogadda


…as part of their run up to #WIN14, the blogger’s conference, where, ahem, yours truly will be speaking. Am already girding the metaphorical loins and taking strength from rereadings of Gussie Gives the Prizes and hoping that the blogging audience … Continue reading

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The chai biskut launch of Parul Sharma’s Tuki’s Grand Salon Chase


So, dear friend and behenaa from another mother invited me to read with her from her most delightful latest book, Tuki’s Grand Salon Chase, and on the appointed date, I applied the warpaint, combed out the tangles and presented self … Continue reading

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If you’re a regular reader of this blog….


…your good taste just got validated. The Jalebi Chronicles just listed this as among the Ten Indian Blogs you must follow. I’m all confused because I was barely blogging these days, but am not the sort who will look a … Continue reading

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I received my organ donor card today


I duly informed the spouse of the same, because it mandated that immediate family needed to be informed.. “In case I die, you need to show this to the hospital.”  He nodded grimly and continued staring at the screen of … Continue reading

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The other blog got shortlisted….


Karmickids. This is for the Blogadda WIN awards. In the parenting category. Frankly, I’m a little chuffed given I’ve barely blogged over the past year, and both blogs have been suffering from parental neglect. But if you’ve read karmickids and … Continue reading

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In my determination to continue blogging….


…I’m trying to post something, anything, every day. Today, I come to the blog with a blank mind, emptied out by the necessity of waking up at the crack of pre dawn, packing snack boxes and lunch boxes, doing the … Continue reading

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And the very wonderful Y has a contest on her blog…


…go check it out here. It is for her latest book Sorting Out Sid. And she guarantees you beers. http://www.yashodharalal.com/2014/01/the-sorting-out-sid-beer-and-blogger.html

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