70% sale at Sanctuary…

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how could I resist ? Ended up buying tons of stuff for the family. Thanks to my in-laws for their patience while we all happily ran all around the store ... Stuff I bought for myself :) Since the prices were rock-bottom, this was a good opportunity to experiment with a couple of new styles. I would never ...

Body Talk Dance Classes

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In my earlier post, I had mentioned that the snub-nose's teachers had suggested that she might enjoy going to dance classes as she is totally into music and dancing. Well, today I took her to her first dance class conducted by Body Talk - a dance program that is specifically aimed at children. The class is ...

No more Side Middle Birth (SMB)

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The controversial SMB (The Indian Railways latest attempt at torture) is going to be removed after numerous customer complaints. http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/holnus/002200902051322.htm I have never seen one in person, had never even heard of it until my dear friend enlightened me with this post in her blog. The SMBs have been so unpopular that people have set up a ...

I could have danced all night …

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Today, I came back from my daughter's PTM with her teachers sporting a huge smile on my face and just bursting with pride ! The snubnose is turning three this month, and we were all a bit concerned that her speech and vocab was not upto the mark for a child her age. In addition, she ...

Struggles with the Snub-nose

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For the past couple of months, the little snub-nose has been acting extremely snooty with me. She is normally a good eater, and eats everything we put on her plate (as long as her veggies are nicely mashed up). Well, all that changed the past couple of months after our trip to Chennai. Nothing really happened during ...

A post about Dora the Explorer!

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Now, this is probably a somewhat unusual topic for me. But, I just had to blog about Dora coz she is my snub-nose's fave character. For those who don't know who she is...here's a brief background... Dora is the greatest explorer of all time. Forget Christopher Columbus - a pretender who could not find his way to ...

Make up your mind, Girlie !

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One of the many unintentionally ? hiliarious dialogues from the Twilight series of novels. This one is from Eclipse: Bella - But I'm eighteen and I'm getting old! I wanna die and be a vampire now! Edward - Well, marry me and it's on. Bella - But I'm only eighteen! I don't wanna be married! - Eclipse by ...

Yet another moronic ex-president !

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Recently, I blogged about Sanjay Dutt making regressive comments. Well, what do you think about this one ? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXuRlcUjoAE&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en&feature=player_embedded&fs=1] George Bush Sr. cracking a joke about being accosted by a pro-choice activist. This joke was delivered as part of an address to the National Automotive Dealers Association - has absolutely no connection with the audience / the topic ...

Austen Heroines ! Which one am I ?

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I took this fun quiz at http://www.strangegirl.com/emma/quiz.php and it appears that the person I am most like is Anne Elliott from Persuasion. Take the Quiz here! Not having read the book as yet, I will have to go with the quiz's description of her character "You Are...Anne Elliot! You are Anne Elliot of Persuasion! Let's face ...

I heart the HP Mini Laptop

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I very rarely blog about gadgets. I believe they don't simplify your life in any way. And currently, at this stage in my life n career, I am all about simplicity. But, in my earlier post, I had mentioned investigating good laptop bags, which would not be a pain in the back. So, while googling for ...