100 Happy Days 2017 · Amma n Achan · USA

Day 7 – Parents’ visit

In 2010 or so, I somehow landed on Preeti Shenoy‘s blog. Her blog was called Just a mother of two then. I instantly liked her simple style of presentation and started following her posts. Not just her posts, I read her interviews, her newspaper columns and everything about her on Google. I came across the… Continue reading Day 7 – Parents’ visit

Amma n Achan · Celebrations · Family · Hobbies and interests

Hello from India!

It has been almost a month since I flew down. As I mentioned in my previous post, it was a surprise for all.. First my parents. They were surprised, anxious, happy and worried – all at a time. They were worried why I landed all on a sudden.. That too, without Jay. They wanted to… Continue reading Hello from India!

100 Happy Days 2015 · Amma n Achan · Blogathon 2016 · Family · Sweet memories

Day 84 of 100 Happy Days – When Malayalam calendar crossed seven seas

My dad is a perfectionist. In his 34 years of service, he was a Gazetted Officer for the last few years. He knows even the tiny teeny law points of Kerala Service Rules and Kerala Education Rules. He is a walking encyclopedia who was consulted by most of his colleagues. Not just in his field,… Continue reading Day 84 of 100 Happy Days – When Malayalam calendar crossed seven seas

100 Happy Days 2015 · Amma n Achan · Family · Sweet memories

Day 28 of 100 Happy Days – Achan and Amma 

Happiness is seeing parents happy. My mom was working for 29 years as a teacher and has retired in March 2015. She woke up as early as 5 o clock and made breakfast and lunch and left for school. Even on the days I was at home, I had never bothered to help her in… Continue reading Day 28 of 100 Happy Days – Achan and Amma 

100 Happy Days 2015 · Amma n Achan · Family

Day 24 of 100 Happy Days – Sister

Happiness is having a sister. My sister is 7 years elder to me. But we have had a hell of siblings fight. Ever since our size of clothes and shoes matched, the one bought by sis can be used by myself and vice versa. Then we fight over it . The visits to her place… Continue reading Day 24 of 100 Happy Days – Sister