Parenting isn't easy, needs to be customised to every parent-child, and yet there are some guidelines (shared in a tongue-in-cheek manner) that make it easier to navigate.
Working women are a most misunderstood lot. Yes, we earn and have a career, but so much of it is just perception. Let me bust some myths about working women!
The author enumerates various reasons as to why husbands do not help women in everyday household work as much as they should. Read on!
While we all know the stories of the Ramayana, can we look at them from a fresh perspective, a feminist one, that does not go by patriarchal stereotypes?
Why don't most companies take action against sexual harassers? Because, MONEY! In this context, Phantom Movies being dissolved and accepting their failings is one late but positive step.
Usually all women carry and love purses. But here, the author takes us through her life's journey with all the purses she have had.
The memories of summer are also the memories of mothers making papads, achaar, and the very special friendship of women around this tradition. A beautiful look at a ritual that tugs at the heart.
Intolerance for anything is the buzzword now, of any private or public behaviour, of others' choices, even of an innocent baby crying in a public place.
Archu is my maid and she calls me Taai (older sister). But life took us in different directions that makes me wonder now - whose life is better?
One man had actually asked her how often she throw her “gyan” amongst the family members. Priya had dismissed it as a joke. But now she knew that the man meant it seriously.
Weekends are a time for rest and fun for the family. But is it the same for the mother and the woman of the house? What about the neverending kitchen work?
Urinary Incontinence is not unusual - many women around the world face it. Get help for it. It's not your fault.
"She knew from the bottom of her heart that she hadn’t done anything wrong in calling and talking to Shree as her conscience was absolutely clean."
It might be the start of summer vacations for the man of my house but sadly at the same time, it’s the beginning of a hot and dry summer for me. I am talking about of course the yearly national spectacle – the T20 Indian Premier League (IPL).
Women often experience a loss of interest in sex after a baby, especially if they are juggling too many roles at one time and get too tired. A short story.
Parents today who believe in feminist parenting might face opposition from the traditional mindsets of older family members. How can this be resolved?
Whether you choose to cover up grey hair, or keep it as it is - do exactly what you want to do!
Do you know that there can be specific types of Indian brides? Bollywood is a great place to find these. A look at 10 such species of Indian brides.
A humorous look at the fact that even reading the newspaper can become a distant dream in the daily grind of the wife and mother to a young child.
The Abusive Boss thrives on his subordinates' embarrassment, fear and silence. This true life story will help you understand that you do need to speak up.
A working mother recounts her personal musings about the precious time with her child at bedtime that she gets everyday. Do read.
Living in a joint family need not be a house of horrors, if only every member showed some understanding and respect for everyone, man or woman.
For some women, life is not easy. Yet, they inspire us with their extraordinary compassion and generosity. Here is one such story.
Being a mom to a teenager is no cakewalk. You need to be there, but you need to keep off too. It is part of the dance of parenting for this age.
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