The true secret of life lies in taking a genuine interest in all the detail of daily life
   William Morris


Every cloud DOES have a silver lining

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Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.                                                                              ~Voltaire So now …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary, Opinions

Hoarding means different things to different people

Different folks, different strokes In the eternal debate of Nature vs Nurture, there is no clear winner. It is apparent that both are equally responsible for making you who you are. My mother came from a generation where natural calamities especially failed monsoons were a regular occurrence. They were used to shortages. Some products were …

FOOD, Opinions

What are you cooking today?

With everyone housebound, eating has assumed prime importance in my home . After all there is only so much tv you can watch and only so many books you can read . Talking to friends is another option but with everyone having only ONE thing on their minds, there is nothing much to talk about …


My Mumbai Sky is bluer #SkywatchFriday

The only good thing to come out of the Coronavirus pandemic is my blue MUMBAI sky. Normally the sky is now and clear only for around four days in the year – just before the rains ( sometimes) ans definitely after the rains have washed the sky clean during the monsoon season. But last week …


Theme reveal #AtoZChallenge

This year I will be sharing words of wisdom from my Little Ones.


Love me love my dog #WordlessWednesday


Early this week before social distancing actually came to force , I found these doggies relaxing with their walkers on a street corner . Within days the scenario has changed and no longer do we see such casual meetings. Dogs go about their business as quickly as possible . As for their walkers some building …