Mumbai Diary

Glimpses of The Mumbai Marathon

Once again it is that time of year when Mumbai takes to the streets. This year the enthusiasm amongst the watchers was much less than every year but surprisingly the participants were more than 30%! Every time I see these magnificent runners I get inspired to run but then laziness takes over and I am …

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Sun setting over Mumbai #SkywatchFriday

Most days my Skywatch post is up first thing Friday morning but these past few days have been very busy. So finally forced to stay at home while the plumber fixes a leaky tap, I managed to capture this setting sun. Ever since we became grandparents 6 years ago, our views have been marred by …

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Where do we go from here ? #WordlessWednesday

These country folk waiting at the signal look quite confident as they decide to cross the road. Once upon a time, it was easy to tell a Country Mouse from a Town Mouse. These folk visiting the big city stood out in their spotless, white pyjamas and caps. But in recent times, they were hard …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

Winter is here but I’m not SAD

Unlike most people, a Winter especially in Mumbai, makes me glad and not SAD

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Opinions

Running the Race : Winning does matter

Recently Little Po and Ms. Papaya went for a toddlers’ event. The air was festive and the competition healthy. The message sent out to the little ones was that all that mattered was that they be there. Everyone would get a chocolate medal at the end of it all. In fact, the common refrain I’ve …