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Blogging isn’t a lonely world

Sometimes when I used to publish articles on my blog I had this fear that people may think either I am ranting about something I dislike or I am going gaga over something I like; and that I think everyone else should like it and go…

Hello ‘Winters’

Oh yes, winter is in quotes because it is so special, the reason being?? I hate winters! Period! The thought of the arrival of winters just gives me the jitters. Ofcourse it has a lot to do with my Mumbai upbringing and I like…

Real readers use real bookmarks

'I’d never been a collector- until I latched onto bookmarks.' - Lauren Roberts, Bookmarks: A Personal Passion, BiblioBuffet Website Stepping out of the house in these winters is too much of a task for me. But then if it is for a…

The heat is on…

Being a Mumbaikar, the rains have a special meaning in my life. Ofcourse, being born during monsoons undoubtedly adds the extra special affiliation towards the glorious raindrops. It’s only a matter of time when one gets used to the…

What is life without laughter?

Many times when I think of it, I almost feel I grew up in a house where comedy was the norm. Well maybe norm is too strong a word, but it was surely a way of life. With my brother and I being the showstoppers always, life at home was…

OMG! Cooking?!

Yep! That’s exactly the reaction I always sported (with raised eyebrows too), when anyone spoke about cooking. Who wants to cook? Well, not me atleast! Of all things in life, cooking was the least important chore and there was always…

Home Is Where The Heart Is

Ravi, Kavi and Chhavi finally decided to meet after fifteen years. They hadn’t met after graduating from IIT Mumbai as each one of them moved to their respective cities and became busy in his own life. Now after each one was satisfied with…

Happy First Anniversary My Darling

“Honey, did you manage to keep all my things inside the suitcase? I had piled them up neatly.” “Yes love, I did. And don’t worry; I also remembered to keep your favourite Oleva Legging that we just bought as well. Can I ever forget those?”…

Remove the Cap!

I reach home after a long day at work with my son yelling at the top of his voice, “I’m hungry, I’m hungry, I’m hungry.” I quickly put my laptop in its place, throw my handbag on the couch and get my boy all cleaned up. While he gets busy…