Category Archives: Household stories

To Friend or To Parent

I mull over why friending is better than parenting, even though it is not easier.

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This my 2.5 year old tattoo. Like any well-bred, cultured, family-fearing, marwadi woman, I didn’t publicize it too much. So, just imagine how I cringed when bai (my naani, maternal grandma) said, “meetu, what happened to your foot?” Within a …

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