Creating dreams

When I buy clothes for myself and my kids now, I go to malls and look for ready to wear clothes. We pick out stuff, try them on in trial rooms, like or reject them as the case may be, and come out. As simple as that. But in my childhood, I never wore ready…

Games: simple; Fun: extreme

When we were kids, we used to play such simple games. Every evening from 4.30 to 7 pm used to be our playtime. There used to be a small garden in our house where we played. I remember some games. They may be called by different names now, but most are lost to the kids…

A game for all ages

This is (and will be) my all time favourite game. It is fun to play. There is no limit to the number of players for this game. Minimum number of players is two. All that is required is paper and pen for every player. The game is: Name Place Animal Thing. Every player is required…

Train

My Ammamma (mother’s mother) used to live in Tatanagar, Jharkhand, then Bihar. It was a journey that took 3 days and 2 nights by train from Bangalore. Those train journeys were most fascinating and enjoyable. Me and my sister were never tired at the end of that journey. The whole process was exciting to us…