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A different kind of Winter #SuperBloggerChallenge#instacuppa

A different kind of Winter #SuperBloggerChallenge#instacuppa

This year Mumbai has experienced a different kind of Winter

There is life after cancer

There is life after cancer

Any empty nester will tell you that it when the first fledgling leaves the nest , the feeling of abandonment / being lost is greatest. Over 10 years ago, when my eldest left not only home but our shores, I was deeply disturbed. That’s when I joined up with St Jude India ChildCare Centres as a volunteer. Those days the centre was small – 8 kids only . But by the next year the children had doubled. In fact the…

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Ward-Boy Woes – What a wardboy does and what he ( mainly) doesn’t

Ward-Boy Woes – What a wardboy does and what he ( mainly) doesn’t

Ward-boys are a different kettle of fish, I discovered in the last few weeks. I’d always heard of Ward-boys and even seen them working in people’s homes. But little did I know just what it is  a Ward-Boy does and what it is  he doesn’t. Looking after a sick person is difficult when you yourself are a senior citizen. Naturally we enlisted the help of a ward-boy from a reputed agency. I soon discovered that there is nothing like a…

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Crank it up #DailyPost

Crank it up #DailyPost

Last week we were getting ready for work when the phone rang. Who could it be? I hope it’s not what I think it is. No, I don’t think so but let’s find out.   Five minutes later I found out. You won’t believe this : the hospital has asked for the crank The crank? Yes the crank. That’s the instrument used to raise and lower the Fowler’s Bed. But why would they ask for it now? Because another patient…

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#Evion and me – A Hairy Tale

#Evion and me – A Hairy Tale

Vitamin E is important for good skin and good health. Get your daily dose from Evion.

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