Reviews

Steve Biddulph’s 10 Things Girls Need Most | Book Review

Steve Biddulph’s 10 Things Girls Need Most | Book Review

Isn’t parenting such a tricky thing? I do all that I can to make sure that I nurture Little B the best way I can. And yet sometimes, I doubt if my efforts will actually lead to Little B having a happy and healthy life. […]

Come On Up to the House by Dane Cobain – For Getting Your Quick Horror Fix

Come On Up to the House by Dane Cobain – For Getting Your Quick Horror Fix

Whether a book is engaging or not depends on two things – one, how much is the book competent in the skill of engagement; and two, the state of the mind of the reader. According to me, the state of mind of the reader is […]

Sherlock The Lying Detective Review – It Is Dark, Dramatic and Dizzying

Sherlock The Lying Detective Review – It Is Dark, Dramatic and Dizzying

I was scrolling through the long list of TV guide last night when I suddenly realised that the clock just struck 9. And 9 on a Sunday night, at this time of the year means just this one thing – BBC One, Sherlock. Watching Sherlock, […]

The Secret Life of Pets Review – Animation July 2016

The Secret Life of Pets Review – Animation July 2016

You must know by now that I am a sucker for all things animation. I might miss watching any other movie, but not animation. Nuh-uh. Never going to happen. Before my daughter Little B was born, Mr B and I watched animation movies only on […]

YellowMellowLife Summer Recap

YellowMellowLife Summer Recap

This year I decided to participate in the interesting A to Z Challenge. The challenge required me to blog every single day in April (except Sundays) upon something that starts with the corresponding letter for the day. I started with a great start, got sluggish […]

No Girls Allowed Review – The Berenstain Bears series

No Girls Allowed Review – The Berenstain Bears series

I don’t know if we are raising Little B in a different way or if nature made her this way, but yeah, she is different. Or maybe it is just one of those things that every parent in the world feels about their child. Maybe […]

Boyhood  – This One’s for Richard Linklater

Boyhood – This One’s for Richard Linklater

I played a word association game in my head. I said “summer movie” and a voice inside my head answered “Boyhood.” I associated Boyhood with summer, may be because I watched the movie in summer, or maybe because the movie’s poster is etched in my […]

More love for Dr.Seuss – Oh, the Places You’ll Go! book review

More love for Dr.Seuss – Oh, the Places You’ll Go! book review

Recently a friend forwarded me a pic of twins dressed up as the notorious “Thing 1” and “Thing 2” from The Cat in the Hat. She also mentioned, “I saw this pic and thought of you and your daughter.” Well, I felt so happy, almost […]

Inside Out Review and What Did The Parent Inside Me Learn From It

Inside Out Review and What Did The Parent Inside Me Learn From It

Pixar’s back guys! For the last few years I felt that Pixar’s losing its zing. I mean, we didn’t really need Cars 2 and Monsters University actually made me like less the original Monsters, Inc. And then I saw the trailer for Inside Out and […]

June Wish List – B.J. Novak’s The Book With No Pictures

June Wish List – B.J. Novak’s The Book With No Pictures

I don’t even remember exactly how I have come across this video of B.J. Novak (of The Office fame) reading his book to a room full of kids. When I saw it for the first time today, I laughed and laughed so much that I […]