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Supplying more food is not the end-all solution.
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KOLKATA -- In a bid to raise awareness about the importance of cow and horror of cow slaughter, an NGO in Kolkata has come up with a novel idea of organising a "selfie with a cow" contest in the city....
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Food allergies are life altering and could be life threatening too. It is not just another "fad" or a "trend". Being sensitive to certain foods is very different than having an allergic reaction to something. I spent a night in the emergency ward of a hospital recently with my two-year-old doubled over with unbearable pain, all the skin on his inflamed body covered in monstrous blisters.
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So, what is it about divorce that leads to hushed whispers when we speak of it in the context of someone we know? Why is there an element of the "breaking news" variety of gossip attached to it? News of it is shared with a mix of sympathy, pity, salaciousness, condescension and, in some cases, envy. It is very rarely talked about in a matter-of fact manner.
I had picked my blue beaded sandals to wear that day. As I was waiting outside my daughter's art class, I felt a little nudge on my feet. I looked down to find two tiny little shoes trying to fit into the curve on the sides of my sandal. I said to the little boy who seemed fascinated by my sandals, "Hi there, I think you like my sandals."