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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.


  • Do You #giveashit @worldtoiletday #ToiletForBabli @DomexIndia @UN_Water

    Today is World Toilet Day Sometime in the 1960s. We lived in Mumbai. Each summer, my Grandmother made a trip to South India to visit her daughters (my aunts),... Read more

    Posted on 19 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Do You Believe?

    I am sure each one of us, at some point or other, hesitated to take that step towards being who we want to be. What stopped us?What came in the way? Fear of... Read more

    Posted on 18 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Coping With Varicose Veins

    November is National Diabetes Month. As a type 2 diabetic, I have to be constantly alert to diabetes complications. One of these is varicose veins. For two year... Read more

    Posted on 15 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Kindness. Always Possible!

    I heard "be kind whenever possible. It is always possible" from my Mother and my Grandmother long before I read it as a Dalai Lama quote. They lived that quote... Read more

    Posted on 13 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Bye Bye Bloating

    There are times when that daily schedule can get out of whack and the best laid plans come to naught. No matter how hard you juggle, there are only 24 hours in ... Read more

    Posted on 11 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Can Money Buy Happiness? #MicroblogMondays

    A friend of mine would often say : Money may not buy you happiness. But at least it keeps you miserable in comfort. Ask anyone who’s broke! Of course, that is... Read more

    Posted on 10 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Remembering A Cup Of Peace

    On November 8, 2013, the deadliest natural disaster in Philippines’ history, Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), stole the lives of over 6,000 mothers and fathers,... Read more

    Posted on 08 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Inching Towards That Goal

    Now more than ever, I am striving hard to stick to the goals I set myself for November. While focus tastes sweet, and goals glow golden beckoning me lovingly,... Read more

    Posted on 07 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Does Blogging Make You Happy?

    If someone were to ask me that question, I’d jump up and down and say yes, yes yes. But honestly, there have been times when I’ve been a wee bit frustrated and... Read more

    Posted on 06 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Inspiring Quotes About Laughter

    Laughter has always been the best medicine, no matter how you look at it! There is research to prove that we need at least 12 laughs a day to stay healthy.... Read more

    Posted on 05 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Book Review God Is A Gamer

    The book “God is a Gamer” by Ravi Subramanian is a fast-paced thriller that spans continents and has a generous mix of characters including the FBI, CBI, and... Read more

    Posted on 04 November 2014 DIARIES
  • The Sweet Taste of Focus #MicroblogMondays

    There’s nothing like the adrenalin rush from setting a goal. Yes, I believe in goals. And the reason is this: goals give me direction and a finish line to striv... Read more

    Posted on 03 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Living Happy

    It is amazing to think we’re already in November – I seem to have slid in on a longish slippery slide all the way from October! November is a happy busy month... Read more

    Posted on 02 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Hearing Loss: Taking Good Care for Healthy Ears

    A few months ago, a family friend had a baby. Of course we all rejoiced. A month after the baby was born, we were worried about her lack of reaction to sounds. Read more

    Posted on 01 November 2014 DIARIES
  • Are You A Digital Parent?

    Following my post about cybersecurity and cyberbullying, I thought I’d share a few thoughts about my own journey in digital parenting as my son got acquainted... Read more

    Posted on 31 October 2014 DIARIES
  • The Best Is Yet To Be

    Most people, as they age, say, past 50, tend to think that their life is almost over. But there are others who think, “Yay! this is a brand new chapter in my... Read more

    Posted on 30 October 2014 DIARIES
  • Music, Lyrics and Beatles Nostalgia

    So you know I enjoy listening to music as I work – one of the perks of working from home. I can’t live without music. In fact, no music, no life. Read more

    Posted on 29 October 2014 DIARIES
  • Cyberbullying – Should We Care?

    October may be National Cyber Security Awareness Month, but we all know that staying safe online is a year around 24 x 7 activity, especially for parents with... Read more

    Posted on 28 October 2014 DIARIES
  • Enjoying Change #MicroblogMondays

    Change is a lovely thing. It is great to welcome the sunshine today after the heavy rains we’ve enjoyed the past week. Yes, enjoyed. Read more

    Posted on 27 October 2014 DIARIES
  • Inspiring Quotes That Brighten My Day

    Getting through a week that is turning out to be busier than I expected, I felt the need for some encouragement, and what better way than from inspiring... Read more

    Posted on 24 October 2014 DIARIES