Month: December 2018

FOOD

Farewell to a flop bloghop #FlavoursomeTuesdays

Well, with this post it is curtains for my maiden venture : #FlavoursomeTuesdays. This proved to be a flop of a bloghop from the word go. One of my goals this year was to set up a Linky Party. And one of the learnings of this year has been that some things are not meant …

Mumbai Diary

Mirror on the Wall #MondayMusings

Today is the penultimate Monday of the year . The beginning of a week that is winding down to the end of the year. Somehow, at this time of year, I find myself doing an internal audit . It’s the time to reflect, ponder and plan for the year ahead. What made me happy this …

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

The Friday Before Christmas #FridayReflections

  It’s the end of the week and how I wish I could reach out, wrap my hands around that steaming hot cup of tea and curl up with a nice book. Yes, as Ripley would say, believe it or not,  but after the fourth Christmas celebration this year, I feel that Christmas is already …

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There is life after cancer

Any empty nester will tell you that it when the first fledgling leaves the nest , the feeling of abandonment / being lost is greatest. Over 10 years ago, when my eldest left not only home but our shores, I was deeply disturbed. That’s when I joined up with St Jude India ChildCare Centres as …

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The Crooked Palm #ThursdayTreeLove

I always thought palm trees grew straight and tall till I saw this one growing right outside my bank. The funny thing is that for years I noticed this strange tree and couldn’t pin point what was odd about it till just last week ! Have you ever seen a crooked palm ? Sharing this …