Me, feeling meeh!

When I started this blog, I promised myself to write at least once a week. My goal was twice, but I put an average of once. In fact, I even set up a reminder on my phone and computer to nudge me to put something when I start slacking. But lately, I have not been ...

Nine things I always have in my handbag

I am not obsessed with handbags. I know. A girl should be defined by her handbag and shoes. Not me. I hate the process of transferring stuff from one handbag to another. I find it tedious, and I always lose things in the process. Too much work.  Either way, one of my friends challenged me ...

Starting over…and thinking of quitting

So anyway.... Last year, I danced on the cliff of depression. I was sad for a very long time, desperately trying to find meaning of life when everything around me was sinking. Waking up was a chore. Smiling was a task. Falling asleep felt easier, but the seconds before drifting off were often accompanied by ...

TAKING NO AND GIVING IT BACK

      So anyway, One of the things I have mastered is the ability to take a "NO" and be cool about it. Listen, my mother is the queen of saying No. I was raised by a woman who never minced words when it comes to saying No. My mother does not know how ...

9 things I wish men knew about women

  I spend a lot of time with men. Not by design. Most of the jobs I do are male dominated, so it means on an average day, I will have my fair share of men. Needless to say,  I spend a lot of time rolling my eyes and sighing at the things I see ...

Sisterhood. To decode. To describe. To know….

So anyway… The other day, one my friend told me: “Why dont you try to define sisterhood…” This was after I flimsily attempted to describe motherhood  and failed because really...there is no description that aptly summarizes motherhood.  I called for other sisters and friends to help me define sisterhood, to bring in many voices, and give ...

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