My grandmother, who lived to be 101!

‘Madhama’ (foreigner lady) is what we used to call our maternal grandma out of pure love. Her actual name was ‘Mariyama’, derived from holy mother Mary’s name, and to us, she was the epitome of sacrifices. Yes, that’s what she was, divine love, a pure God-fearing soul who knew nothing else besides loving us. In her younger days, she was a petite, skinny figure with flourishing, … Continue reading My grandmother, who lived to be 101!

Better you, make you a better parent!

The most important challenge we face today is parenting.  It is only recently when I attended a workshop by Ms Gloria Burrett, Integrative Child Psychotherapist, I got an insight into this topic which I am sharing with you what was my take away from the workshop. The punchline that hit me hard was that “sometimes better parenting starts with improving ourselves.” and it is so … Continue reading Better you, make you a better parent!