Relishing life

With time our lives get shaped by diverse, yet unique experiences. Sometimes we wonder why we go through certain experiences! My curiosity to know led me to understand more of who I am and why I am here. In this blog I share the diverse flavours from my life as a mother, woman in science and author.                                                     


What You Will  Find Here

Here you will find articles on diverse aspects of life such as career, motherhood and wellness mainly written from my experience. Discover who I am here. The goal of this blog is to communicate my knowledge and wisdom gained through personal and professional experiences in a way to inspire and motivate people from around the world.




Kindly note that the articles are entirely from my life experiences and may agree or disagree with your views. Hence please see these as food for thought rather than advice



The captivating photography you will find in this blog are mainly from my friends and family. To know who they are please visit the photography page.

My articles would be influenced by the books I have read and the people I have interacted with. Find quotes from books/people that resonates strongly with me here

An acknowledgements section can be found here. 


How to find moments of joy when going through tough times

I was finding it tough… to find that spark of joy…amidst certain difficult times... I was bogged down by the weight of my thoughts! Thoughts such as ‘what’s the meaning of life?’, ‘what are we chasing when one da...

February 2, 2019

All my recent experiences have been pointing to just one thing- the answer to the above question! The first of these experiences was my unexpected encounter with the unprecedented floods in my hometown in Kerala in mid-2018. All other challenges that I had faced in my...

September 2, 2018

A Fateful Independence Day 

In the past, whenever I have watched news on natural disasters around the world, I have felt sad and bad for the affected people, but I had never thought that it could ever happen to me!

Most of us, humans, tend to take things for granted, esp...

September 2, 2018

Recently, when my 7-year old spoke of his fear to sleep alone, after hearing 'ghost stories' from friends, I narrated my own stories to him when I conquered my fears and went onto do what I wanted to in my life.  This is one such story- an account of my first trip to t...

The elevator door closed leaving the image of my 3-year old’s tearful face in my mind. As I headed towards office, my heart felt terribly heavy. His little hands had reached out to me in despair and I had walked away. How stone-hearted am I to walk away from my little...