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7 Things I wish people knew about having a prem baby.

Two years ago, prematurity struck our family. Out of the blue, it hit us. Looking back, there are lots of things I would love to tell myself now – accept help, take it one day at a time, buy more concealer and waterproof mascara. But, in honor of World Prematurity Day, (which is coming up on the 17th of November) I also wish people knew these seven things about the harsh reality of having a baby born before 37 weeks.


Did you burn out mom?

Do you feel irritated, annoyed or stressed most days? Do you find yourself snapping at your children, partner/spouse, friends or co-workers? Do you feel exhausted most days regardless of how much rest and sleep you get? Have you lost interest Read more…


The start of the doula journey…

I have been thinking of becoming a doula a lot over the past two years. When I was pregnant with Zoe the thought crossed my mind on hiring a doula. But like you all know things did not work out Read more…


Raising girls? Here is 7 Fun facts

Girls are all sugar and spice and everything nice- maybe true in some extent. But don’t expect life your teeny tiny princess to be one big rainbows and unicorns party. 1.Surprise!  Boys and girls are more similar than parents think. Read more…


12 thoughts every mom with a sick child has

I should have seen this coming.  Eating too much tomatoes has never been a good idea. But yesterday coming home rushing to put my bags down and starting supper I remotely remember Khloe asking me if she can have cherry Read more…


To the depressed mom:

It’s okay. It is okay if you are sitting at work right now staring blankly at your screen. It is ok if you are at home curled up in a ball- looking but not seeing. Trying not to feel. Empty. Read more…


Carry me away- the history of wearing your baby

Baby wearing, or carrying a baby is as old as the human race itself. Images of children being carried in ancient Egypt has been discovered by archeologists and there are images of Native Americans carrying their babies and infants. Baby Read more…


How do you do it? Some de-stressing tips for us moms

I got that a lot. From other moms at school, my dad and my friends. From clients at the advertising agency I own. Even from my husband. I am a 31 year old mother of two. And somehow, my kids, Read more…


Being lonely as a mom

Today is one of those days. I am supposed to be working on a campaign schedule but my mind is full of words. I also feel lonely. Why? I work from home most of the times and I go and Read more…


To my last born…

This morning n read such a beautiful piece on a mother and her last born. So here is my attempt: Dear Zoe, You are my last born. This does not make you less important, but it still puts you last. Read more…