Did you notice today is the the second day of the second month? I know,I still get excited by such things.Everything about February excites me..after all it is my birth month.I turn 30 in a few days and I don’t know how I feel about that.I guess it will be normal birthday,after all days don’t… Continue reading Toddler going on teen update
Last night,after Aadya went to bed,I burned the midnight oil to complete a surprise for her.This morning when she woke up,I told her that there was a surprise for her in the living room.She ran outside.Till now surprise means,a hidden bag of candy or unexpected popcorn..or something else,edible.So,naturally,when she went to the living room,she expected… Continue reading The Surprise
I Heart Babies and I heart Kimonos..and I heart babies wearing Kimonos. A very good friend is due in October and getting together a few things for her baby..They don’t know what they are having yet,so I decided to stick to neutral colors. I first saw this Kimono at Yarnydays and I fell in love… Continue reading Fishy Kimono
OMG OMG..my baby crossed another milestone..yesterday afternoon and I still can’t get over it. Yesterday when Aadi woke up from her nap,we had this conversation- Aadi-‘Mamma,I fall’.. Me-‘No baby,you didn’t fall..you were sleeping’ Aadi-‘No Mamma,I fall pani mein'[I fell in the water] Me-‘Really?Then what happenned?’ Aadi-‘Then Baba liya mujhe Godi..I scared'[then Baba picked me up..I… Continue reading OMG
I have been asked to bake a cake and blow some some balloons..Since”its Happy to you burday,Pooh Bear Ka” Pooh Bear has been sung to,so many times since morning.It has been cuddled and kissed too.In case,you are wondering why this special honour was bestowed on it?Well,a little baby came visiting today and Mamma asked Aadi… Continue reading Its Happy to you burday,Pooh Bear Ka
A friend was not really happy with the baby sweaters,she found ,where she lived.So,I asked her ,if I could make one for her baby.She said,she wanted one in baby pink color and she wanted it to be a cardigan or front open style..So,I set about looking for patterns…and finally settled on this one I used… Continue reading Pink baby jacket and hat.
Pipette has been my inspiration,even before she was born.When I was pregnant,like most would-be-mothers,I decided that she should have something,exclusively hand-made by her mother.So,I started thinking..every Hindi movie,that I had watched growing up,had the pregnant woman,knitted a sweater for her baby-to-be.But,I didn’t want to knit..My grandma,was going to do that.So,I decided to make a blanket… Continue reading First Post here