Make honesty your policy 

My dear Pari,  This happened when I was a little girl, around 6 years of age. One fine afternoon while playing around the wide steps that lead to the school amphitheatre, I inadvertently pulled my best friend, Aditi's hand a little too roughly. With her attention away from me and she least expecting this movement, …

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Let’s Talk

My darling Pari, I know its been forever since I wrote a letter to you, but between a mum and child it's never too late to bond all over again over  a new medium. So here I am pouring my heart in words. Putting down another wish, I would love to see come true. Talking, …

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Gifts for my baby

My dear Pari, This Christmas while playing Santa I mulled over the list of gifts I'd love to give you in the times to come. Quite contrary to my thinking, the list actually isn't too long and has gifts that I am sure you'll cherish for a lifetime. 1. Freedom to be who you are …

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It’s not about you

My darling Pari, I am sorry for writing to you after a very long break. The good news is, that all this while I have been busy having fun with you. Seeing you grow up, cherishing every moment of your mischief and learning to be a better parent with each lesson. It's amazing how nature …

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A no is a no

My darling Pari, These days the one word I find myself saying non-stop is NO. Even though my saying a no never bothers you, but still, I try my best to tell you that you need to stop your mischief right when I say so. I try modulating my tone to the nature of your …

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