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  • Going A-Musing

    Collecting Smiles. Because Happiness is a D.I.Y. Project

    Writing about Life. Happiness. Health. Humor. Love. Relationships. Inspiration. Resources. Experiences.


  • Attitude Is All That Matters

    If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the years, it is this: attitude is everything. We can’t control events, but we can certainly control our reactions to... Read more

    Posted on 24 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Inspiring Quotes on Happiness

    I am happy to announce my guest post at Laurel Regan’s blog, Alphabet Salad. Laurel is a prolific blogger who is focused and writes beautifully. Read more

    Posted on 23 July 2014 DIARIES
  • The Positive Challenge With Gratitude

    Last week, my friend Joy of Facets of Joy tagged me on Facebook inviting me to participate in a wonderful challenge. The Positive Challenge where *For 5 days,... Read more

    Posted on 22 July 2014 DIARIES
  • UTI Women’s No.1 Problem

    What? Never heard of it? Urinary Tract Infection or UTI is not the exclusive domain of women. Everyone suffers from it one time or other. Read more

    Posted on 21 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Give Me Black #WhatTheBlack

    Black is among my preferred colors. You’ll often see me dressed in black. Besides that fact that I’ve got a stack of at least 20 black t-shirts giving people th... Read more

    Posted on 20 July 2014 DIARIES
  • When It Rains Haiku

    I had a mad day today and didn’t have much screen time, except to quickly check email and tackle a couple of client things. One has priorities you know! By the... Read more

    Posted on 19 July 2014 DIARIES
  • A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Guide to Twitter Via @Hootsuite

    I love Twitter. And I love it because I use Hootsuite, which makes my social media life super-easy. I’ve tried different social media dashboards, but Hootsuite... Read more

    Posted on 18 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Eat Move Sleep. Book Review

    Book Title: Eat Move Sleep (How small choices lead to big changes) Author: Tom Rath Hardcover: 256 pages Publisher: Missionday; First Edition edition (October 8... Read more

    Posted on 17 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Why Writers Block Is Afraid Of Me

    It is true. Writers Block and its cousin Bloggers Block are afraid of me. You want to know why, of course. Why Writers Block / Bloggers Block Are Afraid of Me... Read more

    Posted on 16 July 2014 DIARIES
  • WordPress Tips. Ignore At Your Own Risk

    I was busy today with some long-pending house-cleaning and I must confess I am having a good time discovering things I’d forgotten I had, going through old stuf... Read more

    Posted on 15 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Desiderata

    It is true what is said about seeing farther when we stand on the shoulders of giants. Some classic poems are so full of wisdom and life lessons that it is a jo... Read more

    Posted on 14 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Self Help Is The Best Help

    Life at the Sury household was rather slow the past week. First, we had heavy rains, which was welcome, after the disgusting heat. Read more

    Posted on 13 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Do The Slow Dance

    Today, let’s just breathe. Sometimes, it is nice to just… slow down close your eyes relax let peace flow through your body smell the flowers put your feet up... Read more

    Posted on 12 July 2014 DIARIES
  • What’s That Smell? Body Odor

    The minute we hear the acronym BO for body odor, we just cant help involuntarily wrinkling our noses…it is as if the smell has already invaded our senses. ugh!... Read more

    Posted on 11 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Busy Or Productive?

    Some days I am end up wondering whether I am busy or productive. Can you see the difference? A zillion little tasks fill my day, along with the interruptions I... Read more

    Posted on 10 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Bonding With Bingo Fun

    Some months ago, I wrote about how we celebrate major festivals in our condominium complex with food fun and games. One of the games we enjoy is Bingo. Read more

    Posted on 09 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Inspiring Quotes About Reading

    I am a voracious reader and for the past three days, I’ve been enjoying catching up on my reading. My family often teases me to say that I’ve got enough books t... Read more

    Posted on 08 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Raising Teens, Lessons Learned

    As someone who is raising a teenager, I secretly enjoy reading parenting columns related to raising teens. Not that I actually have any problems – but you know... Read more

    Posted on 07 July 2014 DIARIES
  • Looking Around Me

    As I gear up for week 2 of the Ultimate Blogging Challenge July 2014, I am also taking time to chill with my folks and notice what’s happening around me. Read more

    Posted on 06 July 2014 DIARIES
  • The Artless Con-noisseur – A Skit by Vidur Sury

    Let’s welcome Vidur Sury back here. He graciously agreed to guest post for me and I am pleased to say it is an enjoyable skit he wrote for a school program. Read more

    Posted on 05 July 2014 DIARIES