Archu From The Archive, Personal

From 30s to 20s

I am up to something. Well, I am always up to something, so what’s new? I have just begun my reverse aging process. I swear, no kidding! In my twenties, especially the latter half, I had been busy working, buying house, getting married, making kids and raising them to the 5 year old and 1.9 year old son and daughter…

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Vacation In Kerala

One week of tranquil, One week of greens. Our vacation in Kerala. So splendid it seems. With four bags for luggage, And two kids in tow, Our trip began last Wednesday, When we boarded the IndiGo. The House Boat at Alleppey, Was a ride to remember. Loved the view, loved the food. Loved everything but the weather. Our transit to…

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Cluny 2001 – Bangalore Reunion

2014 it is. 2001 it was. The 13 years in between, Seems to have quickly passed. Childhood memories are sweet, Innocent and close to heart. Combine it with Cluny schooldays, That’s the fun part! As young naïve teenagers, We crossed Cluny gates. To explore the world outside. And drifted in separate ways. Gayathri started the message thread, For Cluny Bangalore…

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Angelic Arrival

By the way, it is a girl. After breaking the news on Facebook within moments after she came out of my tummy on Aug 23, 2013 and happily gathering all the good wishes from our well-wishers, a blog announcement after two weeks should be a little subdued I presumed. That is why the by-the way. But hey, I am still…

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Keepsake Letter

My dear daughter, Enough already! Due date is still 5 weeks away and I am not letting you out until you are fully ready for the world. So, stop pushing my pelvic floor with your head and listen to what mommy has got to say. Assuming you are a little princess till you come out and prove me otherwise as…

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