" I can't promise to fix all your problems, but I can promise you won't have to face them alone." - Anonymous Picture Credits: Aarshia, my 10-1/2 - year - old (no filter-for obvious reasons) "I Got Your Back" - Animal Instinct : #WordlessWednesday This is from last night. Cotton and Laila have … Continue reading “I Got Your Back” – Animal Instinct: #WordlessWednesday
Why is it that we value people a lot more after they have died? I wonder why do we realise their importance only after they are gone, and not when they were around? Why is it that we regret not having spent quality time or more time with them? Or being 'nicer' or kinder to … Continue reading Valuing Our Loved Ones Before We Lose Them: #MondayMusings
Chancing upon these little wonders making merry on a bougainvillaea bush on an insipid morning, gave spring to my feet.
"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world." J.R.R. Tolkien #WORDLESSWEDNESDAY Our linky is now live for all your smashing #WordlessWednesday posts. ********** New to #WordlessWednesday, but would like to join the fun? Here’s how you can join Esha and me. Just follow our three … Continue reading A Foodie’s Plate: #WordlessWednesday
“The true essence of hygge is the pursuit of everyday happiness and it’s basically like a hug, just without the physical touch,” Meik Wiking, the author of The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets To Happy Living, and CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen I chanced upon Hygge thanks to Meik Wiking's … Continue reading My “Hygge” Moments: #WordlessWednesday
Whoever said a January would augur new beginnings, got their facts wrong. It wasn't written in the stars that every January would come carrying with itself a bouquet full of roses, and leave us enchanted. Or was it? I wonder why we have this uncanny, set notion imprinted in our heads that a new year … Continue reading When January Does Not Always Have to Augur New Beginnings: #FridayReflections #GratitudeCircle
“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow.” —Maya Angelou Memories of a Magical Mother: #WordlessWednesdayA year just whizzed by. You made your onward journey to the other side of that … Continue reading Memories of a Magical Mother: #WordlessWednesday
"Living here on Earth, we breathe the rhythms of a universe that extends infinitely above us. When resonant harmonies arise between this vast outer cosmos and the inner human cosmos, poetry is born." - Daisaku Ikeda MY WORD OF THE YEAR AND ALL THAT JAZZ: You may wonder what's taken me so long to come … Continue reading Breathe: #WordOfTheYear #WOTY #MondayMusings
FabCafe of FabIndia is an eclectic experience in vegan and all things organic and healthy. Catching the dappled sunlight in the cafe, on an autumn morning was the highlight of my day.
"Trees are earth's endless efforts to speak to the listening heaven." - Rabindranath Tagore Breaking Dawn: #ThursdayTreeLove On an early morning walk, last month in December, we stumbled upon this surreal tree, that stood out lazily; out-stretching its nimble limbs, embracing the dawn in a warm embrace. The view was priceless to say the least. … Continue reading Breaking Dawn: #ThursdayTreeLove