My Unlikely Buddy

‘Health is not valued till sickness comes.’  –Thomas Fuller There comes a time when your mind just draws a blank and you are totally at loss of words, things appear to be bleak and there is nothing that inspires you. This is my present state of mind. Should I blame the weather as rains show…

Unconditional Love

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” ― Anatole France When I think of unconditional love I think of MILO…….. my chocolate-colored cocker spaniel who has been part of our lives for 10 years now . The kids have flown the nest and  now its only  me, my husband and…

Two Perspectives

  ‘The right perspective makes the impossible possible.’ -Unknown The weather gods have been smiling on the city for quite sometime now. There have been intermittent showers, downpours and moody drizzle. It’s an overcast sky just waiting to pour its heart out and drench the vast open land and here I am sitting with my…

Fashionably Yours

“Makeup is not a mask that covers up your beauty; it’s a weapon that helps you express who you are from the inside.” – Michelle Phan I have always been a tomboy throughout my life and also an outdoor kind of person. I couldn’t drape a saree perfectly up till now, couldn’t make fancy hairdos…

My Life My Terms

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough….”  – Mae West I am totally inspired by the above quote by MAE WEST and I would like to follow it to the hilt. I am in a wonderful phase of life where I have reached a stage where I feel unhinged,…

Be a Good Samaritan

“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands: one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” When I was moving to Naya Raipur I was a little skeptical because this was my first move without my two kids which was similar to the years when they were not there, when…

Passion is everything

“The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure” -Christopher McCandless Passion is the essence of your motivation to do anything and a life without passion is a worthless life, being passionate makes you spirited, alive and it fills you with a sense of abundant energy. I am passionate about…

The Journey Begins

“Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.”  -Greg Anderson I turned 48 last month and all of a sudden I realized that I have almost completed half century provided I live up to 100 which is actually not impossible but even if I…