In my Diary Pages, I have penned down snippets and sometimes even some vivid detailed parts from my pregnancy journey. As you read, you will also meet some important people in my life, especially during that phase. I offer here my own ups and downs, highs and lows, trials with triumphs, as well as mistakes and learnings.
Challenges of a working woman “May I come in mam?” there was a knock on my door. I recognised Neha’s sweet voice on the other side of the door. She took care of the front office for the hotel reception,...
It was the monsoon season, and after each cycle ride, Sameer would come home complaining about the potholes on the roads. The digging for the metro work, broadband, gas pipelines, and the construction work for flyovers aggravated the problem multifold.
It was the beginning of a journey full of sacrifices. Most moms give up on a lot of their hobbies and passions in this phase for various reasons, I had begun following in their footsteps. Cycling was the first to go. For a person cycling almost 200km a week, this was one of the hardest things.
I’ll never forget the first time I saw our baby on that glowing black and white ultrasound screen. I was already late for the appointment. As soon as we reached, Sameer completed the clerical formalities while the staff at the clinic took some vital measurements.
Hi, I am Ekta Dharap, a mom of a tiny tod. I have learnt that to take optimum care of your little one, it's imperative to first take care of your own wellness and well-being. Besides, our children look up to us, and how we treat ourselves. This makes putting self care as top priority, without an ounce of guilt.