happiness

My Happy Place #IamHappy

My Happy Place #IamHappy

What with March 20 being International Day of Happiness and all the buzz leading up to it, I’ve been pondering on the question: “What really makes me happy” Mi. I had the biggest shock last week, Mi. I had a date with a lovely friend […]

A Treat

A Treat

And the day dawned bright and clear today. It is good to be back home, even though I was only gone for three days. Today is the big day when Vidur’s music school celebrated their annual Smriti Divas in memory of Pandit V N Bhatkande […]

Oh, those little things!

Oh, those little things!

So, Mi, this moment, I believe there is a God. I was making a list of things to do as I’ll be busy the next three days. One of them was the staple dosa milaga podi. I was trying to figure out when to fit […]

Happiness Is a Mini Break

Happiness Is a Mini Break

I was tired of my to-do list It was so very long I yearned to take time off And listen to that song I looked for ways to relax And hit upon a plan I ditched the list and spent Time with my little man […]

Reflections on 11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends

Reflections on 11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends

Mi, you would love this article at Oprah’s called 11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends. I was charmed by what I read. While I am not one to pick up a pen and take action on posts like these even […]

That Blessing In Disguise

That Blessing In Disguise

Somehow the trip materialized, our tickets got confirmed. We went. Had a glorious time. Visited some old haunts. En route to our destination on day 3, we landed at the Tadbund Hanuman Temple. My eyes brimmed with tears, thinking of that December back in 1996 […]