Monthly Archive: August 2019

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Flowers for Ganesha #WordlessWednesday

There is an air of festive activity in Mumbai . Whether it is a private celebration at home or a community celebration, hectic preparations are afoot to receive Ganesha. Especially in the flower markets...

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Lying-in with back pain on Monday Morning #MondayMusings

The first time I ever heard the term Lying-in was when I read the name  Parsi Lying-in Hospital across the road from school. I used to wonder what the building actually was for,  because...

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The Fishtail Palm #ThursdayTreeLove

I was at my father’s this weekend when I noticed this Fishtail Palm. Actually it was the shower of golden berries hanging outside his bedroom balcony caught my eye.  They looked quite splendid like...

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The Tale of Two soups and a Meal #ThursdayPotLuck -2

Two wholesome soups that are nutritious and tasty and just the way to end a weekend with.

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Happy morning walkers #WordlessWednesday

While waiting with Ms Papaya for the bus, I cam upon this happy group of morning walkers. These three handsome Labradors are old but are still sprightly. The Labrador remains my all time favourite...

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Cover Reveal

the intriguing cover of Damayanti Biswas’ debut novel You Beneath Your Skin

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#WordlessWednesday – A Garden Snail

Last week in the garden we came upon this snail . It was a wonder because for many years our gardens were invaded by huge African snails that were more destructive than we imagined....

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Making friends with Alexa #My friend Alexa Season 4

Why you should make friends with Alexa Blogging is about sharing ideas, interacting with other bloggers, making friends and connecting with the whole world. I have been blogging for ten years now on WordPress...

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Barringtonia: The perfect tree #ThursdayTreeLove

The Barringtonia makes Mumbai’s Marine Drive even more magical with its thick green foliage all through the year

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Easy as pie : Banoffee Pie #ThursdayPotLuck-1

Last weekend, I invited S and his fiancée to a home-cooked meal. As S was prescribed Khichadi, I had to make that but also made a Banoffee Pie. This was R’s special request. Now,...

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