Sakshi A Mattoo

Mommie of two beautiful kids! Daughter of amazing parents. Elder sister of a younger brother. Wife of husband, who is an integral part of my life! Passionate about reading and writing.

Voice of Sakshi A Mattoo

It’s OK To Be Imperfect, Mommies! Embrace Your Glorious Inner Selves!

Mothers are supposed to be these paragons of virtue and duty, which is crazy! Be yourself! It is perfectly OK to be imperfect!

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Boys, It’s Time You Manage Your Urges!

Men need to be taught that they cannot disrespect a women's right to be in public by making them feel unsafe by their behaviour. 

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What’s All The Fuss About The Bra Strap Showing? Are Men Shamed For Walking Around In Their Vests?

Bra shaming. The fuss that is made if the innocent strap of a piece of ordinary clothing can be seen. Why doesn't society mind its own business?

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No Such Thing As A Parenting Rule Book! Be Responsible Parents – Evolve And Learn

There is no parenting rule book. Parents learn as they evolve and grow as parents, learning from their experience and mistakes.

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What Is With The Indian Obsession For Male Children?

"Ashtaputra Saubhagyawati Bhava" is considered the highest blessing for a woman. What is with the Indian obsession for male children?

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This Dad Is A Completely Hands On Parent, And Is Wonderful With Our Son!

Dad is as much a parent as Mom is. How many of you know a Dad who who is a hands on parent, though? This Dad is.

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Even The Best Of Parents Sometimes Slip Up, But Be Responsible And Avoid These Parenting Mistakes

We all learn as we parent, and not everyone can be perfect. Here are some of the common parenting mistakes that we should guard against.

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12 Toilet Commandments That I Will Teach My Daughter!

The civic sense of Indians as far as keeping our surroundings clean for others is concerned, is terrible. A humourous take on this sad fact!

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The Power Of Bleeding Red: Menstruation Lessons For My Daughter! [#FirstPeriodStories]

Enough of the taboos around menstruation. Periods are a normal phase of growing up for girls, and need to be treated thus. #FirstPeriodStories

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In Their Journey From Army Wives To Army Officers, These Widows Of Martyrs Are An Inspiration

A few army wives are choosing to join the forces themselves instead of sinking into a morass of self-pity after their husbands have been martyred.

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RED ALERT Against Child Molesters! Awareness Is Protection, Parents!

Wherever you are in the world, child molesters are every parent's nightmare. Do you know how to spot them and keep your child safe?

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I’ve Come Across These 11 Kinds Of Husbands: What Type Is Yours?

Kinds of husbands? Though each person is unique, people can be categorized into a few distinct types. Husbands too.

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