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My gentle child

Anna is a gentle, submissive child. This makes me partly happy and partly sad. I’ve written about this before, more than two years ago and she’s mostly the same. What I am trying to accept and I think I’m getting … Continue reading

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Working mom

The Bride has written a very interesting post on returning back to work post-baby and I had so much to say about it that I decided to write a full post instead of flooding her comments section. I had always … Continue reading

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Why I feel that my heart is breaking.

There’s a lot going on in my head. I need to let it out or I’ll explode. Life is crazy busy right now. Get up at 6-6:30. Give Anna her milk, make tea for R and I, drink tea, straighten … Continue reading

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Being the mother of a shy child.

Anna is a shy child. Shy and timid. It bothers me – I hate to admit it and I know it’s wrong, but it does bother me. She has always been a bit clingy. There are always a few incidents … Continue reading

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One more?

I have done an almost complete flip since my post last year. Last year, I was almost sure that I did not have it in me to have another baby. Now, baby fever has struck big time! It could have … Continue reading

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At the park.

Two incidents happened which I want to write about. A little girl (I guess around 4-5) was being pushed on the swing by her maid. I didn’t see exactly what happened but she fell and started crying. When she didn’t … Continue reading

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Playground ettiquette

This is something which has irritated me a lot many times in the past, but yesterday was the limit. In general bad manners, in anyone, piss me off big time. I also know that other people don’t get as upset … Continue reading

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On my mind

How many kids should we have? This is something I think about a lot. Specially in the past 2-3 months. There have also been lots of posts on the blogosphere about this recently, which got me thinking even more. Before … Continue reading

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Is it ever worth it?

I had read about Mommy guilt before but would always dismiss it as over-thinking. Now that attitude has come back to bite me in the you know what. I feel so horribly guilty every morning when I leave Anna and … Continue reading

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Single Mom

Yesterday was my first day all alone with Anna since she was born. I was in-charge – with nobody to fall back to. R’s sister lives in Singapore and they were going to Europe via Chennai. So R and his … Continue reading

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