Category: LIFESTYLE

Very simply put, LIFESTYLE is a way of living . It  is determined by your geographical location. It is also defined by your ethnic background. It is shaped by your cultural leanings and your educational qualifications . Mine is determined by the city of Mumbai, which has been home to me for over 4 decades now. It is shaped by my family and is influenced by my education and cultural background. So what’s so different about the way I live? The lifestyle of every home maker is different with each day bringing  unique challenges . Sometimes my life runs smoothly, while at times it is a circus.  Thankfully ,I have a laid-back attitude to life and can see the humour in most things.

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

Game of life #MondayMusings

A college reunion made me re-evaluate my own misconceptions about myself.

Opinions

World Introvert Day !

Whatever will they celebrate next! I didn’t even know such a day existed ( like many things I realise I don’t know) till I read Corinne’s post on celebrating World Introvert Day. Is being an introvert something to celebrate? As a little girl I was shy and preferred to have my nose in a book …

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

Refresh: My Word of the Year #WOTY

Ever since Corinne put up her post for the WORD OF THE YEAR, I’ve been thinking of a word to set the tone. Is choosing the word of the year prescience? A subliminal message of the shape of things to come? In 2016, my word of the year was BE ME. I found that this …

Opinions

Thinking about the numbers #MondayMusings

It’s New Year’s Eve and I am planning a nice dinner of apple pie, mushroom soup, pizza and chicken. But seeing today’s newspapers with statistics and reviews, inspired me to make my own graphic using VISME. So this is actually a lesson that I’m putting to good use and is not really a reflection of …

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 …