Monthly Archives: October 2012

An Interview

Chillibreeze Interview with me – http://bit.ly/PlJHvB  Natasha is a columnist with Mint Lounge where she writes about the modern Indian family with a rare honesty and humour. She is also a teacher, trainer and mother of three children. 1. Tell us about your … Continue reading

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Found in Translation

I don’t know if you can tell, but I am one of those annoyingly polite parents. I waste a lot of time asking toddlers for permission, offer them elaborate choices and usually address them as aap instead of tum. I am also a … Continue reading

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Crocodile tears of a Parenting Columnist.

It was a Sunday morning. Drizzle resting on still leaves, newspapers rescued from the garden. That precious light when I gaze lovingly at this beautiful man who has just dragged a rag doll of me out of bed. Too early. … Continue reading

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A Manifesto of Un-Parenting

Be a lazy bum. Walk around things. Don’t put anything back in its place, not even your phone. Children are born to rebel, if you stay committed to un-neatness, they will rebel and clean up the house, at least the … Continue reading

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