Why can I not be taught to be myself?

Why shout when a whisper does the trick, Why punish when support does magic, Why neglect when acceptance is the key, Why hit when all they want is let them be, Why doubt when confidence is the need, Why judge when respect is thy seed, Why constrict when sky is the limit, And expect stars…

Happy Mother’s Day ,Mom

To Mom, At an age when peeing in my pants was all I did, you cleaned me and wiped the mess, At an age when crying was all I knew, you comforted me and off went my tears, At an age when I stayed awake all night, you cuddled me in your arms and sang…

Be a nice kid !

This is something I swear by and tell my kids everyday ! They need not be smarter , cooler or better , all they need to be is kind , loving , generous ,happy and grateful each day ! When I made my own gratitude rock , they looked at it in amazement . One…

Compliment 

It was a busy weekend with guests in the house, a birthday party to attend and an auspicious thread ceremony in my neighbourhood. I was constantly juggling between these events, kids and work. To entertain the extended families who were with us, my mother in law asked the kids of the house to perform something….