• Going A-Musing

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

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


  • Book Review: Love Your Enemies

    Yes, I know. Two book reviews back to back. The joy of reading is a lovely thing. I read " Love Your Enemies: How to Break the Anger Habit Be a Whole Lot... Read more

    Posted on 17 May 2015 DIARIES
  • Book Review: Capturing Wildlife Moments in India

    Book review of coffee table book "Capturing Wildlife Moments in India" by Ashok Mahindra of The Hem Chand Mahindra Foundation with a foreword by Asad R. Rahmani... Read more

    Posted on 14 May 2015 DIARIES
  • Trains, Tabs and Cabs #ItsPersonal

    Our family loves weddings. Besides the excitement of the wedding itself, it is the thought of getting together that inspires everyone to drop what they're... Read more

    Posted on 12 May 2015 DIARIES
  • Edelweiss Tokio Life – MyLife+ Online Term Insurance – A Review

    It is that time of the year when we are busy wrapping up our tax liabilities and planning our investments for the next year. Our financial advisor has been... Read more

    Posted on 11 May 2015 DIARIES
  • An Incredible Lesson In Selflessness #MothersDay

    My Mother was an incredible person, my angel. Generous, loving, cheerful and always ready to encourage anyone. had her around in my life for 47 years. She alway... Read more

    Posted on 10 May 2015 DIARIES
  • For Better Or For Verse We #ShareTheLoad

    Ask anyone and they'll agree that a happy household is where everyone shares the load. But ask the question "Does your partner / family share the load?" and... Read more

    Posted on 08 May 2015 DIARIES
  • Top 5 Mother’s Day Gifts to Celebrate Your Mom

    The conscious celebrations of mothers and motherhood can be traced to the ancient Greeks. However, credit is given to activist Anna Jarvis for officially... Read more

    Posted on 07 May 2015 DIARIES
  • Protecting Your Kids Online

    It happens to even the most savvy of web surfers. We type in something that seems totally innocuous or click on a link that looks like it would be safe in any... Read more

    Posted on 06 May 2015 DIARIES
  • Zen

    As we walk around heaven on earth, I am happy to share the wonderfully wise words of The Dalai Lama with you today. It is called the A to Zen of life. What a... Read more

    Posted on 30 April 2015 DIARIES
  • You

    Today, I want to focus on You. I want you to promise me that you'll extend yourself the same love and courtesy you have for others. is very important to be trul... Read more

    Posted on 29 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Write

    As I watch you busily writing in your diary about today's experiences, I feel a sense of pride. I recall how I did that after every trip during my childhood.... Read more

    Posted on 27 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Volunteer

    Nothing brings more joy than to brighten someone's life with kindness. It doesn't always require money to do something for someone. Time, love and a listening... Read more

    Posted on 25 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Unwind

    As we approach the end of the week, my word for you today is " unwind". Busy is a good thing to be, but it is also equally important to renew your energy by... Read more

    Posted on 24 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Thank

    " Thank you " is one of the phrases I hear you saying most often and I admit, there was a time when I wondered - was it really necessary? After all, inside the... Read more

    Posted on 23 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Smile

    One of my bosses always loved to say " Smile, it improves your face value" before we started our day at work. We used to laugh at what he said, but there's so... Read more

    Posted on 23 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Considering a Mini-vacation in a Budget Hotel in Bangalore?

    One of the fun things about living in Bangalore is that it almost always seems like a permanent vacation. Oh, I work, I blog (that's a lot of work too!) and hav... Read more

    Posted on 22 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Read

    I just know I picked a favorite for the R word - Read. Coming from a family of avid readers, I am thrilled you have the bookworm bug too! One of my favorite sou... Read more

    Posted on 21 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Quiet

    Have you ever wondered about how our mind works overtime? Even when we do nothing, those thinking wheels are constantly turning - going through a loop of... Read more

    Posted on 20 April 2015 DIARIES
  • How Technology is Improving the Lives of Nurses

    I have two cousins who went to nursing college and have now been working as nurses for a couple of decades. While chatting with them recently I was amazed to... Read more

    Posted on 19 April 2015 DIARIES
  • Persevere

    I juggled my favorite words for P -practice, prioritize, persist, persevere and of course, plan. I chose persevere because it is a must-have quality to achieve... Read more

    Posted on 18 April 2015 DIARIES