Hello and welcome back to my blog! I know it has been too long since I last wrote anything. . .or 'significant anything' here on this blog or elsewhere. But when the mind is elsewhere, the thoughts are bound to linger from one place to another. It happens with me a lot. All I have… Continue reading Finding Rainbow Between the Clouds
Check out 6 amazing books that I read in August 2020.
Have you ever wondered how was the life of the sister of the great Mughal Emperor, Babur? Or the sister of Humayun, or for that matter what became of his wife? Do we as much as know their names even? What was a king's Harem (Zenana) all about? Was it meant only for the carnal pleasures of the king or had it something more to it?
Changez's desire to move back to Pakistan strengthens after his short visit to his country when he feels that it is his country and his family that need him more than he needs a stable career for himself in a land of opportunity, the USA.
My unceasing love for brushes and paints!!
15 Short Classics that you can read in a day! Make your bookstack look #classicwise with these and enjoy reading from different genres and varied narrative styles.
The beauty of Bond’s suspense genre is the way he describes the simple, day to day mundane lives of the people of Dehradun spiced up with a tinge of spook around them. Whether it is the dead coming back alive or the ferocious beasts entering the city from nowhere and creating a rampage all over, you have everything in these seven small stories to keep you hooked till you finish the book and put it down and wonder in awe and surprise.
I wondered to myself, if it is the sole right of the big stars, the privileged ones, the ones who have a legacy of being the sons of so-and-so, to throw tantrums and enjoy their stardom while imposing it shamelessly on the commoners as well as the lesser mortals around them? Wasn’t Sushant ‘eligible’ for throwing these tantrums which were actually not inherited by him but earned in fact?
I have recently started painting again. No, it hasn’t come all of a sudden but, all because of my little one who loves to draw and paint. I used to do it often when I was in school. Long back. . . ! 🙄 But Colour and brushes never let me live in peace. I… Continue reading Paints and Brushes 🌈
The week's book review is the first novel by Agatha Christie, "The Mysterious Affair at Styles". A crime and detective fiction introducing Hercule Poirot, the famous Belgian Detective.
Hi ! I saw this particular tag on Emer @alittlehazebookblog last week and thought it would be exciting one to do! I thank Emer for this interesting blog activity. THE RULES: Thank the person who nominated youAnswer all the questions down belowPingback to the creator: Ellyn @AllonsythornraxxNominate 5+ bloggers you’d like to know more about to do this… Continue reading Behind the Blogger Tag
An unforgettable meeting with my favorite author, Ruskin Bond, is among one of my fondest memories. I was stupefying experience for me which I recreate today, once again, after 9 years.
What better than throwing away a couple of classic witty quotes in your banter everyday; and from none other but our all time favorite- SHAKESPEARE!!
One of the best things a mother can do is to love herself. But are we getting enough sleep, rest, and time to even think and plan things ahead? All this made me ponder over the fact that are we, as mothers, giving ourselves enough love and care?
Since the absence of physical proximity, it has become difficult for employees to watch, understand, and observe the overall attitudes and behaviors of the fellow colleagues along with the verbal discourse. The virtual meeting rooms and office spaces have made it difficult for some to understand the context of the words being spoken. Read on to know how employees are negotiating a balance between virtual workplace bullying and their families' well being.
It was fun to drive in the majestic snow covered Himalayan hills in february this year. 26 Pajeros moving in a convoy, courtesy: MyPajero.club. Watch the video to see the unlimited fun we all had.
The enigma of quarantine is bewildering me now. What really should we do with this time at hand and what we actually are doing with it? I have my doubts and I laid bare them all.
The Taj Rambagh Palace, Jaipur, was on my travel list last month. It was mesmerizing indeed to see with my own eyes the breathtakingly beautiful building. Here is a sneak-peak into the heritage building that was once the residence of the royal couple, The Maharaja and Maharani of Jaipur, HH Sawai Man Singh and HH Gayatri Devi.
This is what I would be doing for the next 21 days of national lockdown. What is your plan for the days to come? A shoutout to all book lovers!
An Elegy on the death of a loved one.
How are you feeling in the wake of COVID-19? Somethings have surely changed. Mine have, how have yours? Let me know.
What would you do if the nature of your job is not 'work from home' friendly amid the looming threat of Corona Virus? Can you afford to loose your job? If not, what precautions are necessary? Click to read more.
The adventurous trip I had this January (2020) was so much fun! Check out the pictures and read my post for more.
How often do you plan a vacation without your kids on board? What are the best moments that you two have on such travels? Click to know more.
What are the craziest things that you do with you best friend? Share you funny moments and have a good laugh while doing that!
Is sending your child to a daycare bad for her? People have varied opinions on this issue. Find out what the author has to say.
How entertaining was the Surajkund Mela this year? Read about the internationally acclaimed crafts bazaar and its vibrant features.