amayzmom

A funny take on all ama(y)zing Mom things

Baby, but why?

A friend, married for five years now, told me he doesn’t see the need to have children. And so doesn’t his wife who is past thirty and hence is being … Continue reading

April 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fly, Fly Baby

I had been procrastinating it for a while. Exactly 1.5 years. It was always too hot, too cold or too tiring to travel to India with the kid. He still … Continue reading

April 11, 2014 · 6 Comments

Fuctional benefits of babies

Babies change your world – in the most beautiful way possible (discounting of course the spits and boogers they bring along with them). Right when you think it is impossible … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Who is this kid?

Yesterday was a beautiful, sunny day when Amay and I were home. The day panned out quite normally when he woke up early, I tried to sleep in, he shouted … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Wait, I’m growing up

Look at me, I’m so big! Scratchy Velcro on my shoes Amazes me no more That big. I can walk up the steps Holding dearly onto the railing Slowly putting … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

Top 5 ‘What the…’ parenting moments

Talking from experience of about a year and a half, I think parenting is quite exciting. It may suck the last drop of blood out of your system and break … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · 4 Comments

Babies are human too!

It is a tough world these days to be a baby. There is the internet, there are parenting bibles, there are fellow parents in playgroups, and there is judgementalism. And … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Just another morning

Act: Just another morning Cast: A toddler with a freshly charged pack of batteries in his bum and a rather knackered Mommy who feels like she just ran a marathon Time: … Continue reading

January 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Should you have a baby?

Reproduction is probably the most natural thing in this world for all species. But we are not animals, we can crack the utterly distorted captcha codes easily in 3 attempts. … Continue reading

January 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

All I want for Christmas…

Dear Santa Hope you haven’t started from the North Pole yet. This is only my second Christmas so I am not exactly sure how everything works here. Last year I … Continue reading

December 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

A little piece of sunshine

That little blue shoe that I trip over The squeaky rubber ducky in my shower A half eaten banana smeared on the floor Jumping dolphins stickered on my bed Motley … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

The new-mommy alphabet

A is for Anxiety. Anxious Mom tiptoeing in the room like a thief to not wake me up. Over anxious Mom biting her nails while peeing, thinking I would jump … Continue reading

October 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

It’s a birdie, it’s a plane, it’s…

…Superbaby ! Superbaby is no fictional character, but a real person of flesh, blood and tummy rolls. Ask his parents, or neighbors and they will tell you how real. Depending … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

10 things you only do as a Mommy

It is said that the moment a child is born, the mother is also born. But the two births (of mom and baby) are sea different. For me, the birth … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · 6 Comments

Amay is one!

Moon is One So is the Sun Who else is one? Our darling son! A year has gone At crack of dawn Shut eyes, big yawn Our cutie was born … Continue reading

September 2, 2013 · 4 Comments

The year that was

As I am about to turn one, Mom is reflecting over the year that went by. On one hand it seems like yesterday that I came home all pink cheeks, … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · 2 Comments

Something for Dad

I see that Mom has cleverly been taking up all the space here with very little mention of Dad (or Papa, as he likes to be called). Although we have … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 4 Comments

The definitive guide to raising me

I like to think I am a big boy now. Mom and Dad can’t stop wondering that almost a year (holy moly a full year!!!!) has gone by since I … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · 6 Comments

The Case for Stay at Home Moms

stay·at·home·mom(SAHM) /ˈsā,hēm/ Noun 1. A woman who lives in a perpetually messed up house and happily lets her child drive her nuts all day 2. A woman who is not … Continue reading

July 10, 2013 · 15 Comments

The Mommy Workout

Apart from my regular job of being hopelessly cute, perpetually surprising and harmlessly demanding, I also work as Mom’s personal fitness trainer. One who is relentless and makes her workout … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · 15 Comments
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