A Private Conversation Between Ms. DD and Me

October 15, 2022 3 Comments

I write my daily diary after finishing all my daily chores. My day ends with a card session of three games of rummy with RB and a video call with my younger son, who lives “saat samandar paar”. After that, I take a half an hour session of leg massage on the machine and this …

Cosmetic Surgery – A Lifestyle Need?

September 24, 2022 0 Comments

A few days ago I came across an article about surgical intervention to increase height. This caught my attention and I read through it. It is said to be a very painful surgery which not only breaks the bones (literally) but also breaks the bank account. The maximum height addition is claimed to be 5 …

Book Review – “Memories of My Father” by Jayanthi K Manikandan

June 15, 2022 0 Comments

This is the first book I downloaded from the Blogchatter e-Book carnival. I knew it is going to be the most heartwarming book.  What else can come out of a loving daughter’s heart? The book starts with his childhood days of the author’s appa and shows his struggle, hard work, foresightedness, and a strong commitment …

Papa’s Elections Memoirs

February 26, 2022 0 Comments

Papa has always led his life by fixed routines with precision. The routine may change over a period of time as per his lifestyle changes but he always had a routine. Now at the age of 90, he is getting weaker mentally and physically, he still follows a routine. In the good old days, he …

Virtual Activities

December 21, 2021 0 Comments

As the Covid scare was decreasing, I have started my outings with usual precautions. I always wear my N95 mask, if I am going to indoor premises and a surgical mask or cloth mask if it is an outside activity. One thing which these pandemic lockdowns have taught all of us is that we have …

Sshutanu Majumdar – An Extraordinary Story of Grit and Willpower.

December 16, 2021 0 Comments

This is the story of the grit of an ordinary woman who becomes special when she faces all the challenges life has thrown at her successfully and carving a niche for herself in the big vast world. Born in a lower-middle-class family, her mother was a homemaker and her father was running a bookbinding shop. …

Solitaire – A Gem of a Gaming Site

December 5, 2021 0 Comments

My new found online entertainment !

ADVITIYA BY NEHA DEWAN

November 28, 2021 0 Comments

Advityiya By Neha Dewan is a clothing brand where every dress is unique as they deal only with hand dyed clothing. Be unique, own a unique piece of yours.

Happiness & Gratitude

October 30, 2021 0 Comments

In life, we take our close relations and friends for granted. We also take the routine happenings for granted. This becomes a cause of misery for us. Instead, if we show and feel gratitude, we will feel happy and content. The biggest wonder of gratitude is that it gives happiness to receiver too, if offered …

An Insight About How To Live

October 13, 2021 2 Comments

According to Bronnie Ware, author of “The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departed”, the regrets of most people are – I wish, I had lived for myself, did not work so hard, did not hold my feelings, stayed in touch with friends and family, cared less for others, …