Life as a mom

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Dumb Charades…..well, almost

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The baby is into dumb charades. The rules are as follows: Baby will use ‘mmmm’ s and hand gestures to communicate Mom or dad or big brother will have to interpret If interpretation is right, baby will ‘mmmm’ happily If... (Continue reading)

Mom in Question – Apoorva

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Name: Apoorva Profession: Company Finance Kids: One girl- 8 months old Born and brought up: New Delhi What did you find most interesting about the US when you came here? The lack of bureaucracy!  How is studying here different than... (Continue reading)

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More than a Private Pain

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More than a Private Pain – Common symptoms of endometriosis We all have our aches and pains, things that annoy us, but we live with them. We’ve all felt that twinge or tingle signs and symptoms of endometriosis that is... (Continue reading)

Announcing Bloggermoms Writers Award Winners

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It is our pleasure to announce the winners of the Bloggermoms Writers Award for January. Please join us in congratulating Malini and Tana  – Malini for her chicken with pasta and red pesto sauce and Tana for her post on... (Continue reading)

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For one more day

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Few weeks back I came across a book by Mitch Albom, ‘For one more day.’ A casual glance at the back cover revealed that the book talks about Charley Benetto, a broken man with a destroyed life, career and family and... (Continue reading)

Spiderman, Superman, Batman

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We moved to Singapore about two months back and contrary to what most relatives and friends had said, the move turned out to be the toughest on my darling boy. He is extremely attached with his grandparents, cousins, uncles and... (Continue reading)

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My journey of writing … to publishing – Inspirations

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Since I was a little girl, I loved to express myself, and share with others. With words, with music, with paints. I also came to love what I now call “synaesthesia* in creative expressions – where story meets architecture and architecture... (Continue reading)

Growing up

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Every morning we hurry to get the babe off to school. Sometimes he is sleepy, sometimes not. Its wake up, dress, brush, breakfast, pack lunch, feed baby breakfast – just a mad rush. Then he is off. I am till mid... (Continue reading)

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The Efficient Mom – 5 things I cant do without part 2

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In my last post, I mentioned there are five things I must have with me before leaving the house.  The first one is antibacterial wipes and the second is little packets of tissue.  I stash them in my purse, diaper... (Continue reading)

Impact of weather on my wallet!

I think because Atlanta had this spate of drought for the last three years, I could go through the first few years of the babe’s life without raincoats. I bought rain boots, but the crocs kind just because he loved... (Continue reading)

Efficient Mom – Things I can’t do without

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I can’t leave the house without my Wet Ones antibacterial hands and face wipes. I keep a canister in the car, which fits nicely in the cup holder. I keep the individually wrapped Wet One’s in my purse and diaper... (Continue reading)

Efficient Mom Tip

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Just a reminder to those of you who love to plan ahead, now is the time to buy winter jackets, hats and gloves for next year.  Most of the major retailers have remarkable discounts and if you are not too... (Continue reading)

The internet is ruining my life – and yours too

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The number of options for wasting time on my computer has reached a critical mass. E-mail, blogs, social networks, podcasts, E-books, three full seasons of Oprah on streaming video. I spend my time reading crappy status message updates from people... (Continue reading)

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Mom in Question – Chandana

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Name: Chandana Banerjee Profession: Stay at home mom Kid: Dennis, 2 years old Born and brought up: Although my dad was on a job which required him to be fairly movable, I was raised mainly in Vizag( which was a... (Continue reading)

Romance…after Twins

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It’s not easy raising children, especially two at a time… When I got pregnant and found out that we were having TWINS…I freaked out!! But, in a few weeks it sunk in that we were going to be parents of... (Continue reading)

Reducing Minivan Mayhem – Travel Potty

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There’s nothing worse then driving around town in the rain with a toddler that has to go to the bathroom urgently.  Even though he went before we left the house. I used to end up stopping at a fast-food restaurant, ... (Continue reading)

To be or not to be … a mother

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The question of to be or not to be a mother has been with me since the earliest times I can remember, and it is perhaps my most existential question yet. One might think that with the clock ticking at thirty... (Continue reading)

How to avoid being classified as being on the ‘Mommy Track’

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First being on the Mommy Track was a good thing. Companies offered moms the opportunity to work part time, from home or take a break while keeping options open for them to return to their roles later on. But as... (Continue reading)

Colon cancer in men occurs

Colon cancer in men occurs as a result of normal cells transforming to abnormal ones. In a perfect world the right side of the colon absorbs water, sodium and soluble wastes and the left side of the colon extracts the... (Continue reading)

My Journey into Bread Making

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When I married my husband eleven years ago, we both knew he would be doing the cooking.  If it didn’t come in a box, I was clueless.  When I had the opportunity to stay home and raise my two boys,... (Continue reading)

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