Monthly Archive: March 2017

Fall colours in Summer #ThursdayTreeLove – 1 8

Fall colours in Summer #ThursdayTreeLove – 1

Last Fall when I went to New Jersey, I was amazed at how the foliage changed from green to brown, yellow and orange even before they finally fell off in November. Though we in...

The Peshwa :Teaser Tuesday -28 March 2

The Peshwa :Teaser Tuesday -28 March

  The Peshwa I’ve always been a history buff and currently am reading ‘The Peshwa” by Ram Sivasankaran. This is the story of Baji Rao Peshwa, one of the greatest Maratha warriors. History is...

Tinted the wrong shade of rose #MondayMusings 9

Tinted the wrong shade of rose #MondayMusings

The wrong shade I do believe life is best seen through rose tinted glasses. It’s something to do with the tinted glass that makes objects appear sharper and better . As yet another month...

Changing lives of men and beasts #WATWB 0

Changing lives of men and beasts #WATWB

This December past was a very busy month with visitors coming down from all over the world. Cousins and friends came from near and far but one special visitor who came from a world...

Beyond the Stethoscope #WATWB 4

Beyond the Stethoscope #WATWB

At a time when most politicians and their progeny are making headlines for the wrong reasons, Dr.Indrajit Mohite is proving to be an exception. Graduating as a surgeon from one of Mumbai’s top medical...

Another Friday Nightsky #SkywatchFriday 4

Another Friday Nightsky #SkywatchFriday

Yet another week’s gone by and it’s time for another #SkywatchFriday. A lot has happened these ten days passed and yet it seems that nothing has happened. I lost an aunt to Cancer last...

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A hesitant participant #The A to Z Challenge

Why I am reluctant to participate in the #A to Z Challenge Is it age or sheer exhaustion? Is it the stress of keeping to deadlines ? Or is it that the past two...

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Cleaning Up ! #Swachhbharatabhiyaan comes home #MondayMusings

Cleaning up   [Tweet “It’s amazing how a small space can be a big mess.”] When I returned home last December after a three month stay  in New Jersey, I was aghast to find...

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Why my blog is Mumbai On a High #FridayReflections

The reason behind my blog and its name. There is a reason for everything. Bailee Madison   Like most bloggers, I am often asked the reason behind my blog and its name. In fact,...

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Oh! what a beautiful morning #SkywatchFriday

I woke up this morning after a restful sleep. The air was crisp. Like toast. Or a wafer. Waiting to be crunched. I remembered this song from my childhood “Oh what a Beautiful Morning...

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Happiness is Family Time #MondayMusings

“I sustain myself with the love of family.” » Maya Angelou   I’ve been quite erratic with my blog these past few months. Especially these past few weeks . My three grandchildren were meeting...

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Do you want a Hindu Chicken?

  Recently, while booking an airline ticket on a transatlantic flight I was asked if I wanted a Hindu Non-Veg Meal. Quite frankly, I was aghast. Isn’t this taking food preferences a bit too...

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Clouds in my Mumbai sky #SkywatchFriday

Waking up this morning I was surprised to see a smattering of grey clouds in my Mumbai sky.For  moment I was struck by the beauty of a pale blue early morning  sky with dashes...

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When strength becomes weakness#FridayReflections 

A strength I didn’t know I had A thing of beauty is a joy forever This has been my all time favourite quote and I’ve just found out why. Always a sucker for psychological...

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