My Weight Loss Story

Since hitting adolescence, I was always overweight. Once I came to Bangalore on work, back in 2005, I lost some weight but stayed at a steady number (lemme call it X) for around 2 years or so. No, I’m not going to reveal the number; its a secret more heavily guarded than Pappu. Around the […]

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My baby, your baby

This post was lying in my draft since before Fearless was born. Posting this with a few edits. —– When I was single and my friends weren’t, I used to always wonder, seeing them talk for hours on end on the phone with their respective beloveds, what on earth did they talk for so long […]

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Babyhood to Toddler-hood

Read about my pregnancy, childbirth – part 1, childbirth – part 2, the days after, the confinement period and what happened once back in Bangalore. If left to decide for myself if I have really been away from my blog that long, I would say, “No, not really”. But then I only need to look at […]

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Back in Bangalore

Read about my pregnancy, childbirth – part 1, childbirth – part 2, the days after and the confinement period. Once back home, my mind seemed to be a lot calmer. I was finally breathing, and not fuming. I was looking at, not looking through, people. And if anyone were to ask for some solid proof about it, […]

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The Confinement Period

Read about my pregnancy, childbirth – part 1, childbirth – part 2 and the days after Try as I might, I am not able to write about the confinement period. It is much too painful. If my being away from the blogosphere (not just writing, reading even) is any indication, you can infer that I […]

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The days after…

Read about my pregnancy, childbirth – part 1 and childbirth – part 2. Day 1 (the day of the delivery, Monday, 27 Feb, 2012) Back in the room, I tried to make Ashwin hold the baby. I had given him enough training with my life-size baby doll at home. Some of my friends were also […]

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Childbirth – Part 2

Read about my pregnancy and Childbirth – Part 1. Monday Feb 27, 2012. The day must have been beautiful but I was in too much pain to either notice or appreciate. It was the third day (Chandramandal) of Bantwal Teru. I messaged my manager that my maternity leave may be considered from that day. Ashwin […]

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