Ta Ra Rum Pum: You’re Doing Parenting Wrong If You Name Your Kids Princess & Champ

ta_ra_rum_pum_ver4_xlgI put myself through 156 minutes of intense pain so you wouldn’t have to. In my defence, I needed this money to go and buy my beer

First let me make one thing very clear—Ta Ra Rum Pum is a cinematic experience like no other; it has the best of everything—the best Halloween-inspired hairstyle, sported by Rani Mukherjee, a daughter whose name is ‘Princess’ (yes, yup), a son whose legit name is ‘Champ’ (you don’t say?) and the best car racer in the world, the father of Michael Schumacher, Shri Shri Saif Ali Khan. Continue reading


5 Parents That Are Raising Kids With A Crazy Sense Of Humour

Because this world requires more kids who can laugh at themselves and not take life so seriously

Is there such a thing as too much laughter? Nope, I don’t think so. As a writer who is forever snooping and eavesdropping on strangers, I often come across people who think the earth tilts on their personal axis. And I’ve often wondered what life is like for them in the real world. Or why their parents didn’t give them one phatka while they were growing up to shatter the illusions of self-importance. So I decided that my good deed on Children’s Day is going to be to talk to parents who are committed to raising kids who can see the funny in life’s bleakest situations. Here’s what they had to say:  Continue reading