Sid Balachandran is a telecommunication engineer who is now a work-from-home dad. When not running after his four-year old son, tripping over LEGO blocks, or picking out food from his hair, he writes about fatherhood, relationships, fiction and satire on this blog, which recently won ‘The Best Personal Blog in India’ award.

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Formula for a Happy Married Life | Bonobology

Our secrets to marriage and happily ever after

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Nov 2016

It’s not easy and it’s no fairy-tale, but there are some things that work for building a successful relationship

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Comments: 6
His First Celebration Of Diwali With His In-Laws | Bonobology

When his in-laws showed him the true soul of Diwali

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Oct 2016

He’d always thought of Diwali as an occasion for extravagance and showing off but his first Diwali at his in-laws’ place showed him the real...

Views: 1.33k
Comments: 6
Marriage Advice For Making It Through Having A Baby | Bonobology

Our Marriage Survived a Kid

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 02 Aug 2016

Is having a kid one of the most stressful periods in a marriage? And what can a couple do to make ‘me-time’ in between diaper changes and sl...

Views: 1.86k
Comments: 0

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Sid Balachandran

Sid Balachandran Commented

30 Nov 2016

Comment : You're spot on, Vinodini. Every relationship is different - and I know that sometimes, things just don't work out. and that's okay too. I just hate the fact that everyone tries to paint a picture of a perfect marriage when things may not be so 'picture perfect' beneath the surface.
Formula for a Happy Married Life | Bonobology

Our secrets to marriage and happily ever after

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Nov 2016

It’s not easy and it’s no fairy-tale, but there are some things that work for building a successful relationship

Views: 5982
Comments: 6

Sid Balachandran

Sid Balachandran Commented

30 Nov 2016

Comment : Haha! It was very surreal. The only respite was that there was food. lots of it :)
His First Celebration Of Diwali With His In-Laws | Bonobology

When his in-laws showed him the true soul of Diwali

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Oct 2016

He’d always thought of Diwali as an occasion for extravagance and showing off but his first Diwali at his in-laws’ place showed him the real meaning of the festival

Views: 1334
Comments: 6

Sid Balachandran

Sid Balachandran Commented

30 Nov 2016

Comment : It took me a while to realise that too. Thank you, Reema!
His First Celebration Of Diwali With His In-Laws | Bonobology

When his in-laws showed him the true soul of Diwali

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Oct 2016

He’d always thought of Diwali as an occasion for extravagance and showing off but his first Diwali at his in-laws’ place showed him the real meaning of the festival

Views: 1334
Comments: 6

Sid Balachandran

Sid Balachandran Commented

30 Nov 2016

Comment : Thanks, Tulika. They sure did :)
His First Celebration Of Diwali With His In-Laws | Bonobology

When his in-laws showed him the true soul of Diwali

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Oct 2016

He’d always thought of Diwali as an occasion for extravagance and showing off but his first Diwali at his in-laws’ place showed him the real meaning of the festival

Views: 1334
Comments: 6

Sid Balachandran

Sid Balachandran Commented

30 Nov 2016

Comment : Absolutely! I think the issue is that while adjusting is part and parcel of every relationship, somewhere along the line 'losing one's individuality' seems to have take over that too, Thank you, Vidya!
Formula for a Happy Married Life | Bonobology

Our secrets to marriage and happily ever after

Sid Balachandran
Sid Balachandran
Posted on : 28 Nov 2016

It’s not easy and it’s no fairy-tale, but there are some things that work for building a successful relationship

Views: 5982
Comments: 6


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