Category Archives: humor

Adventures of the culinary kind

So I believe I am an adventurous person. (Some people may disagree, but please ignore them.) I am game to try out new things. I think I manage to sift through the initial hesitations and second thoughts, pinch the nose … Continue reading

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Pearls of Wisdom All along, you were always there A friend? A foe? I did not know Until I sat in the dentist’s chair! All along, did you make me wise? A speck of white You were out of sight … Continue reading

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S-p-l-i-t Personality

Much has been said about proliferation of social media and emergence of virtual worlds that we all inhabit. First decade of this century has indeed drastically changed the way we, the society live, think, communicate and interact. It has also … Continue reading

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Ode to a practical mind…

O my dear mind Don’t be so unfair I know my necessities Are nothing but thread bare Yes, I do understand But does not, my heart It sulks and throws a tantrum On an empty shopping cart! It just cannot … Continue reading

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Saga of the overrated domestic help…

I recently read about a survey which says that a whopping 87% of women in India feel stressed all the time. India tops the list of countries which were ranked on percentage of women who were stressed. Guess what? Yours … Continue reading

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A limerick for the changing times!

Amma arrives again“Larger” than lifeFiesty Didi now promisesThe end of all strife Behenji pulls on, ignoringThe pain in the people’s arsesTai presides, on the big houseHead of the incredible masses As Madam looks on, amusedQuitely running the showIt is now … Continue reading

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Last comic standing…will be me!

I have been quite swamped lately. Not having the time and mind space to churn out ’em blogs. Have quite a few things in the cooker – not been able to finish and publish them. But this sudden inspiration this … Continue reading

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Of the BIG match…

First, the world was splitInto two different clansThe chin up and snub typesAnd screaming ardent fans I was on the former sideTo my dismay, in minorityBattles for the remote were wonEvery time by the ‘seniority’ Now the crazy cricket feverHas … Continue reading

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Mamma clean bowled!

Sonny: “Mamma, why do you want to buy a new water bottle for Dottie? No need. It causes so much global warming. You know where they come from? All the way from China. They put in in a truck and … Continue reading

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Escape to Africa…

It was our 7th anniversary and the hubby was on a project in South Africa. That was the year which was hard for us in a way. We had recently relocated from US so were getting re-adjusted to the forgotten … Continue reading

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