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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.


  • Friends, The Family We Choose #Gratitude

    So you’ve heard the adage once too often “Friends are the family we choose for ourselves”. And heaven knows how many times from me! I love it because I am... Read more

    Posted on 09 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Sunflowers for Tina #LifeIsGood #MicroblogMonday

    This is a tribute to honor Tina Downey of #LifeisGood. We lost Tina on August 23, 2014 and she will be missed by all who knew her. Read more

    Posted on 08 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Looking Back

    I was going through my archives when I chanced upon this adorable set of photos. They are of my friend’s daughters. Anamika and I met years ago at another... Read more

    Posted on 07 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Book Review Spirit Recovery Medicine Bag

    I am glad to welcome Corinne Rodrigues of Everyday Gyaan back here. She has generously offered to help me keep up my daily posting schedule – and if that is... Read more

    Posted on 06 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Teacher’s Day

    Happy Teacher’s Day has such a jolly ring to it. Today is Teacher’s Day in India and I have such fond memories of this day. My school/college days, Mom’s... Read more

    Posted on 05 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Thursday And A Piece Of Childhood

    This morning I woke up dreaming of childhood Thursdays when we used to have the day off from school. Yep – our school had Thursdays off! No idea why. Saturdays... Read more

    Posted on 04 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Mightier Than The Sword

    I am pleased to introduce you all to my ballpoint pen, who is guest posting here today. I love my pen and no matter how many I collect, this particular one is... Read more

    Posted on 03 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Enough Is Relative

    We were standing at the bus stop, waiting anxiously for the bus. Now, Vidur always teases me about never being able to stand still in one spot. Purely a case... Read more

    Posted on 02 September 2014 DIARIES
  • Did You Know It is Not Enough To Be Good?

    Coming from my then 8 year old son, my first instinctive reaction was to smile, but I stopped myself just in time and looked curious. After all, it was a... Read more

    Posted on 01 September 2014 DIARIES
  • The 12 Most Powerful Life Choices I Ever Made

    Life is a wonderful teacher. I spent a good chunk of my life rushing around, trying to make as many people happy as I could, trying to live up to as many... Read more

    Posted on 27 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Dreaming of a Spain Holiday

    Do you dream of a Spain Holiday? The more I read about it, the more I yearn to visit Spain. Hundreds of thousands of tourists flock to Spain every year in searc... Read more

    Posted on 26 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Sand Art

    Today, I am taking you on a short walk along the Metro Art Center on M G Road. This entire stretch is a delight to stroll across, until we reach the Metro... Read more

    Posted on 24 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Routines, A Blessing

    With the rush, rush, rush everyone seems to be in, it is hard to find that “me” time we all crave for, those minutes that make us happy. But you know what? It i... Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Book Review Trouble Has A New Name

    Trouble Has A New Name by Adite Banerjie The Blurb “Will you pretend to be my fiancé for the next few days?” Recently-single model Rayna Dutt does not feel... Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Krishna Janmashtami

    or Gokulashtami celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna. Today, we celebrated it at home with prayers and a pleasant Sunday together. I made a sweet dish with... Read more

    Posted on 17 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Positive Affirmations for Life

    While doing the Blogging from A to Z Challenge in April this year, I began with A for Affirmations. I described affirmations as powerful positive self-talk. Read more

    Posted on 16 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Incredible India Amazing Facts

    Today, August 15, 2014, India is celebrating her 68th Independence Day. India is one of the oldest civilizations in the world with a kaleidoscopic variety and... Read more

    Posted on 15 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Inspiring Quotes On Self Motivation

    Self Motivation always works for me. I felt the need to motivate myself this week, after enjoying a stupendous weekend celebrating art – and get back to work. Read more

    Posted on 14 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Organ Donation. A Divine Intervention #WorldOrganDonationDay

    Imagine a situation where you can be practically immortal, even when your physical being passes on! That’s what my Mother achieved. When she passed away on... Read more

    Posted on 13 August 2014 DIARIES
  • Family, Friends and Family Friends

    Welcome to the August 2014 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Friends This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Cod... Read more

    Posted on 12 August 2014 DIARIES