Category Archives: Mamli

Life Events – Daughter Starts Class 10 CBSE Board Exam

I just returned from Rajhans School after dropping my daughter, Durgesh Nandini Satpathy. Today she will write the first exam of her Class 10 CBSE Board exam – her first academic national level exam where she is competing with students from right across the country. She has been preparing for the exams for a long… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Durgesh Nandini – March 8, 2010

Happy Birthday dearest daughter! Now you are officially in the teens 🙂 I wish you the best of luck and hope that you will see many more such days, filled with joy and love. I hope you enjoyed the cake made my mummy this morning. She woke up earlier than usual to get everything ready.… Read More »

Bablu’s Home Coming

The Wait I don’t know which of the three of us, Padmaja, Mamli and I, was waiting for the new baby with the most anticipation. Mamli wanted her baby brother very badly. And had been preparing for the arrival for some time. Padmaja & I knew that it was a boy and not a girl… Read More »

Birthday Gift For A Daughter Turning 10?

What do I give my daughter, my first born, on the day she turns 10? Double digits! I want it to be something special, something that she will use and remember. Not just another gizmo, toy or dress. Not something to use and discard. I want something of lasting value, something to delight her and… Read More »