Today is Earth day and what an opportune time to talk about trash. Yes the trash that we collect under our kitchen basins, in our balconies or in the tiny plastic containers in the corner of our bedrooms. On 31st night last year, I proclaimed to my family and friends about this ambitious resolution to … Continue reading Trash Talk
When I was in college, a book called India 2020 by APJ Abdul Kalam was released. I haven’t read the book yet. But the year got stuck in my mind or maybe it was the sheer symmetry of the number. Or like how sometimes certain things get weirdly connected in your brain. Like whenever I … Continue reading Hopefully, a Annus Mirabilis 2021!
2019 came and gone. I was only beginning to get a hang of it when it just slipped away. Leaving a lingering feeling of nostalgia. A new year in the new decade wrapped in promises and hope arrived in no time. Hoping the best one can, I move forward. Firstly taking stock of things; some reflections … Continue reading Reflections 2019
Howdy people! One more year gone. A year that ended well with lots of new beginnings! Last year environmental consciousness pushed me to do more. Composting and recycling plastics weren’t enough. I had been contemplating for a while but this year I made the switch to using menstrual cup. Stopped using shower heads in the … Continue reading New Beginnings!
One of my fond memories of childhood is taking these long journeys in train. There’s something about the whole experience that has left an indelible mark in my mind. I remember them quite fondly, it wasn’t nice or special, rather it was contrary. It used to be one of the very few intriguing experiences a … Continue reading My childhood memory
I haven’t picked my side yet, but I will have to. This is a very peculiar phase in one's life. Some of you would have been here, if not already, in a while you will one day. All of sudden you find yourself on the other side but feel cheated because no one told you … Continue reading Black and White
Butter is mankind's most amazing invention, says the famous Julia Child, played by Meryl Streep in the 2009 American movie, Julie and Julia. Like me, some of you may not understand the greatness of this statement. As for me the most intelligent of inventions are the diapers. I know, to each his own. Anyhow, I was … Continue reading The Butter Story…
I haven't ran many miles yet. But this looks like an endeavour I am beginning to enjoy. I am not at an athletic person, neither enjoyed playing any sport nor watching them. I don't even remember playing hopscotch when I was a kid. Completely stayed away from anything that needed physical exertion. Why run when … Continue reading My tryst with running
This was the blog I ought to have written a month ago. But lethargy and inertia beat me down. I would conjure up the energy to write and remove all distractions from my immediate vicinity. Like give kids their favourite toys, switch off notifications, keep my mobile in next room, finish returning calls (especially my … Continue reading New Year’s resolutions – taking a reality check
My father had underwent a series of medical complications about two years ago. The intention of writing this blog is to make aware many of the readers who have had similar experiences. My brother, my husband and I have scoured various forums and medical websites to learn from experiences that others have had. This is … Continue reading Peripheral Neuropathy and Ofloxacin drug