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Potatoes, Pickles & Grandma-Fairy dust

On some days, the moment I enter the gate of our apartments the aroma of food wafts in. Especially if it is lunch time. I can easily spot the Aroma from our kitchen because, well, I have known it for 27 years! My, until-then-quiet-&-happy stomach would start grumbling and the tap of my salivary gland… Continue reading Potatoes, Pickles & Grandma-Fairy dust

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Grandma Tales

  “Whom do you like the most? Your father or your mother?” This was (and is I guess) a cliched question people asked children. When they used to ask me, I used to think just for a moment and say, “My Ammamma.” That is what I call my Grandma. I had been thinking of starting… Continue reading Grandma Tales

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Letters, Rains, Books, Conversations – A Friendship

100 Happy Days – Day 88 Happiness is friendship in rain, with book, through letters and conversation. It was 6.50 am. The queue began from the first floor, stretched through the staircase to the ground floor and out. I was on the staircase closer to the first floor. I heard Carnatic music emanating from the room… Continue reading Letters, Rains, Books, Conversations – A Friendship

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Spread Smile Series # 3

Gratitude There are many things we are thankful for. There are many people to whom we are grateful for very many reasons. If they are our colleagues or acquaintances, we thank them out of formality. While, when our close ones do us favors, we know that formalities aren’t necessary. They should know that you love… Continue reading Spread Smile Series # 3

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Stand Up Comedy Live – Kenny Sebastian

100 Happy Days – Day 85 Happiness is watching Stand up Comedy live Kenny Sebastian. It hasn’t been too long since I came across the name. I was browsing through FB one day, when I came across an article about his video. It revolved around how Indians had a ‘paavam mode’ that came on at… Continue reading Stand Up Comedy Live – Kenny Sebastian

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Spread Smile Series # 2

Smile There she is! With her rocket science! If that is what you are thinking, I wouldn’t blame you. All are aware that smiling is the best way to spread smiles. But how many of us really smile? Oh no! Not at our friends, but at people in general? An Anecdote I was once waiting… Continue reading Spread Smile Series # 2