Author Archives: Padma

About Padma

Vaishnava, wife, mother

In the Background

As storms continued to lurk in the background this past week, members of my family gathered from around the U.S. to celebrate graduations from kindergarten, elementary school and high school – and to enjoy each other’s company after many months … Continue reading

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Memories

I’ve been thinking about the tornadoes that have hit so close to my home in recent days and watching so many news reports about the hardest hit area in Moore, Oklahoma…my mind is simply boggled. I am numb, and I … Continue reading

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A First

As I’ve mentioned before, my daughter Rane is intent upon becoming a storm chaser. On Sunday, May 19, 2013  Rane and I chased our first storm and witnessed our first tornado – You can read more about the supercell storm … Continue reading

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Up, Up and Away

For the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Up My husband, my son, and I recently traveled to down Dallas (again – photos from our first trip are here) to see the hip specialist. The doctor’s office is up on the 7th … Continue reading

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Over the Rainbow

Daughter Rane – future storm chaser – met her favorite storm chaser, Reed Timmer, at the recent Tornado Summit in Oklahoma City (click on any photo to enlarge and view gallery)

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Puppies Galore

For the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Home The 7 newest members of our family have begun to venture out from the dog house that has been their home for the last near-month…

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