Tag: Mumbai

Mumbai Diary, Photos

The Baobab at Victoria Gardens #ThursdayTreeLove

  I haven’t been out much these days because Wow Dinga’s summer vacations have been extended and my mornings go by in keeping an eye on him.  Luckily this works out well for Ms. Papaya who otherwise would have been bored. But since the time is too short to make a quick trip anywhere, I …

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

NOW is the Time to Care a Shit about the Environment !

“This is for you,” said my sister-in-law handing me a copy of her latest book ” The Poop Book”. Author of a wonderful collection of short stories,Tejaswini Apte-Rahm has come up with a delightful book for children this time. A book that  Kalpavriksh has published as part of a series  of  4 books on spreading …

LIFESTYLE

The Mask of Zorro

What is the only option when your bedroom becomes a disco with lights flashing through the night ?

Photos

April haze on Friday 13th #SkywatchFriday

What’s with climate change and pollution ? My normally clear April sky is hazy and murky. And of course the wildly mushrooming buildings aren’t adding to the beauty of my Mumbai skyline. I do hope the skies clear soon and the skyline pretties up ! By the way, today is Friday the 13th . Do …

Mumbai Diary, Photos

Batty Tree #ThursdayTreeLove

Image for Mumbai's Zoo

Mumbai’s zoo is not the best zoos in the world, but it does have a marvellous collection of trees. Last year, the zoo acquired some Penguins and after a brief visit to the penguins, Wow Dinga wanted to play on the equipment. While waiting , we happened to look up and spied a tree full …