10 peppy numbers to drive away your blues!

While surfing through the Facebook Page of  'The idealist', I came across a quote that would have many a music lover nod their head in agreement. "I can't explain what I feel, but I will find a song that can!"   Being in love with music of almost every genre,  I often turn to songs …

A Window to Her Dreams – Book Review.

  Book: A window to her dreams. Author: Harshali Singh. Genre: Romance. Format: Paperback.   The story in a nutshell:   Aruna is a divorcee battling the demons of domestic abuse at the hands of her ex-husband (her college-sweetheart)  Rafi, that haunt her even after their separation.  Thankfully, for her, she has a family who dotes on her. Her …

Care for your eyes.

Since the time I began using the computer and the smartphone on a regular basis, I started noticing a change in the health of my eyes. My eyesight has never  been in a great shape, but the strain I felt almost everyday was reason enough for me to worry about my eyes. The constant staring at …

My Gratitude Post for August 2017.

Cookie  awaits eagerly for an opportunity to grab my skirt as I pass by his cage (he sits atop his cage, never inside it!). No sooner does he get a hold of me than he leaps off his cage and latches on to my skirt; rapidly climbing up all the way to my shoulders, he …

Ganpati Bappa Morya!

Tomorrow we bid adieu to our favourite deity, the elephant headed Lord Ganesha - our very dear Ganpati Bappa.  Ganeshotsav was started by freedom fighter Lokmanya Balgangadhar TIlak with the hope of bringing people together. He did succeed in his endeavour, as we can see around us today.  People of different faiths come together to …