Category: BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

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#MyFriendAlexa Season 3 Round up after week one – An open Letter

My dear team Blogchatter : This was supposed to be a roundup of my experience with Blogchatter’s MyFriend Alexa campaign. I decided to write an open letter. Please take it in the right spirit . Round Up ‘I am taking my Alexa rank to the next level with Blogchatter’ Taking part in blogging challenges is …

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June- the Four Day Wonder #FridayReflections

“Let’s call her June” And that was it. It seemed the perfect name for the newest addition to our family. June came into our lives in June ( obviously!) A sad eyed Beagle Hound with brown and black patches. Year after year, Anna Shetty whined, pestered, cajoled and begged. Every Christmas, birthday and Diwali. She …

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES, Opinions

Thank You for the world so sweet #GratitudeCircle

Why should you do a gratitude post? I often wonder why I should do a Gratitude Post. Doesn’t it sound a bit like bragging ? And when I was little we were encouraged to keep things under wraps, downplay our successes and keep a low profile lest we attract the evil and envious eyes of …

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Gratitude is hard to find in hard times

As April slowly slips to May, it’s hard to find things to be grateful for. With each day bringing a different problem, this month has been particularly stressful . And as the month coming to a close, things are going to get even more difficult. Yet as we prepare for difficult times ahead , I …

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I am a prickly pear #FridayReflections

“Don’t talk to strangers” . This was the standard advice I’d get from my grandma, my mother, my father, my brother, my friends . And now , I get the same advice from my husband, my in-laws and even my daughters! It won’t be long before my grandchildren tell me ” Ajji don’t talk to …