Monthly Archive: April 2016

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The best sun hat to fight the sun #atozchallenge

Isn’t it strange that the sun is still shining but people have stopped wearing the  sun hat.  At one time, everyone covered their heads, when they stepped out as this was the best way...

A golden Chowpatty sunset #SkywatchFriday 10

A golden Chowpatty sunset #SkywatchFriday

As usual the car was held up at the top of road along Mumbai’s famous Chowpatty beach. I looked out of the window and my eye caught something glinting in the distance. It was...

Why being goggle eyed makes your life better- #atozchallenge 16

Why being goggle eyed makes your life better- #atozchallenge

Being Goggle Eyed According to the dictionary, Goggle Eyed can be used in two ways : adj. 1. having bulging, wide-open, or rolling eyes, esp. in astonishment or wonderment. adv. 2. with bulging, wide-open...

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On the trail of the perfect egg cup #atozchallenge@AprilAtoZ

E is for egg cup How I long for those days when my breakfast consisted of a glass of orange juice, two buttered toasts and a soft boiled egg served in an egg cup....

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How to make a good wine better with a Decanter #atozchallenge

In my opinion, wine tastes better when served in a decanter . Especially when the decanter is hand cut lead crystal. In the early days of my marriage, when I had plenty of time...

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The ONE thing you didn’t know about a COMB #atozchallenge

Combs are found on most dressing tables and I always imagined that a comb was just a comb, whether it was made of silver, plastic, wood or bone. One day, last December, I brought...

A100 year old Jacobean  Bed #atozchallenge @AprilAtoZ 30

A100 year old Jacobean Bed #atozchallenge @AprilAtoZ

  Lolling in bed, wondering what to write about, it suddenly hit me that I was lying on it. Yes! My 100 year old bed. It’s an object with plenty of potential to share. We...

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A is for Ashtray #atozchallenge

Finding things from A to Z in my home was harder than I thought.  What is A for?  A can be Anything ?? I looked around and found an ashtray. Now that’s something I...

Goodbye March, Hello April #SkywatchFriday 2

Goodbye March, Hello April #SkywatchFriday

The week is over and so is the month. April brings hotter weather and sultry days that make you long for the rain to come . At the beginning of the year I promised...

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