100 Happy Days · Family and Friends · Life

The December Feeling

December 1, 2016 – Amma & I had gone to broadway for some shopping. Since the weather was chilly and it was drizzling, I didn’t take my two-wheeler. We booked an Uber, got down in front of Hotel Sealord and began to walk. It must have been around 7 pm. Marine Drive area was buzzing… Continue reading The December Feeling

Family and Friends · Festivals, Occasions and Farewells · Photography

Grand Procession of Maa Kaali & HER Padaarpan at our Residence

I have been blogging for many years now. All the while, this space was filled with my ideas and words. Today, for a change, we have a guest. Abhinav Kumar is an Engineer by degree, a fashion freak and loves traveling. He has graced A Few Handpicked Things with a post close to his heart… Continue reading Grand Procession of Maa Kaali & HER Padaarpan at our Residence

100 Happy Days · Food · Kochi Diaries · Photography · Travel

Trip to Kuzhippilly Beach & Narikulam Tharavadu

We found an amazing Homestay in Kerala on the outskirts of Kochi. With amazing scenery around, yummy, pocket-friendly food, experience Kerala as it is supposed to be; Coastal food, backwaters, greenery and the countryside!

Life · Random thoughts

A Conquest is Brewing

Food for thought – Suppose you are creating something. But in the process, you destroy ten other things. Is the creation worthwhile? The idea has been implanted well. Increase the content of greed in there, won’t you? Due to their greed for wealth, fame, and power, they’ll double their production and pollute the environment. They’ll… Continue reading A Conquest is Brewing

Causes · Life · Random thoughts

My Sin? I Watched Them Being Butchered

I have been listening to the vicious revving of the chainsaw since yesterday. Last time this happened I remember looking out my window helplessly, willing it to stop. The sound was haunting. But soon, I realized that it was worse when it stopped, for when it did, I cringed; dreading the thud of death as… Continue reading My Sin? I Watched Them Being Butchered

Causes

Why Shouldn’t we Litter the Environment?

Every day,  I would get down from the bus, pull the ticket tucked safely beneath my ring and put it inside my bag. I would eat chocolates, and deposit the wrappers inside my bag or purse. I’ll reach home and empty my bag of all the waste and put them in the waste basket. I… Continue reading Why Shouldn’t we Litter the Environment?