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‘Help’less and Happy #MondayMusings

Helpless without help? After three weeks of being almost completely ‘help’less, my home finally returned to normal this week. My regular cook returned the middle of the week but there was no sign of the resident home help. I was happy that the cook was back. But I was disappointed that the resident home help …

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Farewell Ganesha #ThursdayTreeLove

A tree lined road that has seen a million Ganeshas passby as the people bit farewell to Lord Ganesha

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Outside my window #WordsMatter

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As Morning Unfurls It’s 6 am and the faint monsoon sunlight peeps through the curtains.  It has been raining continuously for the past two days. Perversely, the rain starts with a slow drizzle on Friday morning, gradually working up to a torrential downpour by Saturday. And then on Sunday, it continues to pour. The wettest …

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Flowering Canonballs #ThursdayTreeLove

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This post is a day late but ever since I spotted this flowering Canonball tree, I have been dying to share it . I first spotted this tree several years ago while walking down the shaded lanes of Gamdevi. At that time I thought it was a tree with some parasitical growth. Then I spotted …

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Looking forward to the weekend #SkywatchFriday

Last night as I was feeding Ms Papaya, I looked up and saw the sunset. There were no words to describe the changing sky as it morphed from ripples of white cloud into a peachy pink that slowly turned deeper into magenta and then purple before finally giving up to become dark . As the …

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I’d like to be the cat under the tree #WordlessWednesday

When it’s sizzling hot, sleeping under a shady tree seems the perfect option