Two years that flew by @ our farm -Part 1

It has been two years and a month since we moved to our farm. It has been two months since I started working on this blog post, sigh. I had aimed to post this on Jan 24 but dint happen … life is like that . Now begins the flashback I still remember how Vicknes and his father struggled and traveled a lot to get the old house at the farm repaired for us to move in.Vicknes would travel every weekend from Chennai for the repair work. Finally on Jan 24 2015 when we moved in, we did not have a single shelf to put our things as the delivery guy delayed it by weeks. For literally 2 to 3 […]

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Born again !!

Growing up with Little S was such a wonderful and exciting journey physically, mentally and spiritually.  Our everyday joys, laughters, tears, learnings…. Running away to my friend Krithikas place in  Dallas when hurricane hit houston in 2008, moving to India in Oct 2008, Celebrating Little S’s First Diwali and then his first birthday with family , Moving to Hoffman Estates in Illinois….Oh my God 2 years just flew by. It was Navarathri of 2010, that is when we realized that we were pregnant again. We were thrilled. Though S accompanied us to all our doctor visits and scans, we did not really discuss with him about the baby, for we knew he would want the baby to come out NOW […]

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How eco-friendly is our lifestyle?

Every waking moment this question “How eco-friendly is our life style?” keeps buzzing in my head. 6+ years of consistent baby steps and I still don’t think our life style is completely sustainable given the challenges of living in these concrete jungles in Singara Chennai. For example we still cannot recycle and use our grey or black water from kitchen and toilets. We still have to at times buy our groceries in plastic packets and of course the milk. There are more such issues but I am going to stop talking about them for two reasons – The list could be pretty long and boring I want to list the positive attempts and the positive results to help us keep […]

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Stepping into Motherhood….

I have been wanting to resume blogging for a long time now, but something or the other came as a hurdle. When I sat down, there was a challenge, there were dozen topics whirling in my mind which one should I write first? This blog being a record of our journey into parenting, sustainable living and everything that comes along; I thought I should share our experience of entering the parenthood first. Today is my Little S’s 6th birthday and the best time to recall all those joyous moments after six years which have flew by the fastest I guess. So here is our story….. We were in Houston, Texas, when we got pregnant with our first child. We still […]

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