Month: November 2016

Opinions

November #Gratitude

November Gratitude It’s November and 2016 is  almost over ! I can hardly believe it.  This year I celebrated my first ever Thanksgiving in America. As I savoured the succulent turkey, sipped on a mellow Cabernet and listened to snippets of conversation that owed around the table , I realised I had a lot to …

Travel

My #SupermoonMonday

Do you remember Kohoutek? Well in case you don’t, it was a comet, the first very comet I saw shooting across my Mumbai sky.  I don’t know why but shooting stars and comets are rarely seen in my sky. On the other hand, a million stars twinkle through the night especially on a moonless night.  …

Travel

In search of the California Redwood#MondayMusings

​​ Looking for the California Redwood “What would you like to see? ” asked Cousin R.  “A redwood forest,” said I promptly as I wanted to see the famed California Redwoods. Promptly he arranged to go for a hike in Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve  rather than a leisurely stroll in Muir Woods which is what …

Travel

Looking beyond the beautiful sunset

Keep looking up! I learn from the past, dream about the future and look up. There’s nothing like a beautiful sunset to end a healthy day. Rachel Boston Source : http://mobile.brainyquote.com/ A sunset at Carmel by the sea Sunsets fascinate me Especially when I see the sun melt slowly in the sea. Yesterday I witnessed a …

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Dragons & Fairies #FridayReflections

    A fairy tale Once upon a time there was a ________ and there was a _________. One day _______happened and then _______ did ________and they lived happily ever after . Oh ! How I love this simple format of storytelling where the blanks can be filled with people, dragons, monsters , fairies and …