BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

#MyFriendAlexa – a learning lesson

It’s official I’m out ! Well, to all those participating in Blogchatter’s third season of #MyFriendAlexa, let me assure you that I am officially out of the challenge. I quit this challenge after the first week itself   but have still been visiting some of the posts on the reading lists that I manage to track when …

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Why we need # WorldGratitudeDay

Why do we need #WorldGratitudeDay”? I was one of those skeptics who not only pooh-poohed the whole idea but also avoided any Gratitude Posts put up on the blogosphere. Somehow I felt that putting out the things I appreciate would invite the “Evil Eye”. My friend Corinne often told me that this is not the …

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MTNL MUMBAI- Killing me slowly with their sloth

This is another rant in the day of BellyBytes. And as usual it concerns a Government agency which is wondering why its customers are going elsewhere. The story begins today when I find that my landline has been disonnected because I haven’t paid the bill . The recorded message tells me to contact my regional …

Photos

My skies this week #SkywatchFriday

This week has seen some exceptional skies in my city of Mumbai

LIFESTYLE, Travel

Spending the night in a Frenchman’s Bed – A strange story from Amsterdam

Photo by Marko Zirdum from Pexels Those of you who know me will be shocked to learn that I spent one night in a Frenchman’s bed ! Yes ! Stodgy, old, Goody Two Shoes who wouldn’t even hold a cigarette while all those around her were passing joints, actually spent a night in a Frenchman’s …