Tag: personal

#WordlessWednesday, BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

Statistical stories #WordlessWednesday

Figures speak more than words

Festivals and celebrations, LIFESTYLE

Passing on the karanji #MondayMusings

I woke up this morning to a photo of homemade karanji. I was happy to see them because Daughter No 1 had made them, for the very first time. They looked perfect and possibly tasted perfect since Ms Papaya loved them. And she is quite the discerning eater. I was happy to see that the …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

In the bathroom one morning

One Saturday morning I stepped into my bath. All lathered up I glanced upon A little cockroach Swiftly scampering past . He seemed quite harmless I thought As it climbed down the wall. Then as it came closer A scream froze in my throat. A shout from me would have the household come running to …


The life I’m leading #FridayReflections

. Did you think you’d be doing what you’re currently doing in life? Write a personal essay. I sit by myself, alone in the dim light. The comforting sound of the dishwasher keeps me company as does a hum of electric current . Far away from my comfort zone of Mumbai and its chaotic madness, …

#Gratitude Circle, LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

A silver lining for every cloud #GratitudeCircle

All through the month of May, as the earth was heating up, white clouds formed in the sky, sometimes turning dark and threatening but often just floating by. There were lots of dark clouds in my otherwise sunny life – the shortage of domestic help, the shortage of water, the frequent break downs of the …