Brave Decisions

Making a Bold Decision at a Quicker Turn is Witty! Sticking to That Decision at Crossroads is Courageous!

Squirrel Appreciation

Going by fun calendar, Jan 21 is marked as Squirrel Appreciation Day. Squirrel is one of my favourite animals. Though I do not pet any (I don’t want to interfere in their freedom), I just love them. I’d like to share few of my unforgettable encounters with squirrels. SCENE 1: It was a training programme…

Innocence

Children are the permanent markers of the term ‘innocence’. Recently, I met my niece who is to turn 2 in a month. She was terrified at the sight of a helmet when her friend (another kid in the neighborhood) placed it over my niece’s head. She started crying vehemently. Only God knows what in a…

World Braille Day

Today, Jan 04 2019, is the first-ever official World Braille Day, Though this day has been remembered for years to commemorate the birth of Louis Braille, this is the first observance after recognition by the United Nation’s General Assembly on November 2018. About Braille Braille is a communication form (writing) developed by a French man Louis Braille…

Passing Clouds

Every day and everyone we come across in our life is just a passing cloud. The day, as a cloud.. May move away dry at times; May shower mildly for you to enjoy; May downpour or May even burst uncontrollably to shake you. Likewise, as a person, we come across.. Strangers who mean nothing; Acquaintances…

Are we really creative?

A VERY HAPPY 2019 TO ALL :) I had come across something online which made me admire an old-young man who’d turn 80 this year. He made this year’s calendar in a single page (It was in Telugu). Looking at that, I was really astonished at his creativity. This is the first time I’m looking…

Thoughtful Thursday

Here’s one of my favourite quotes. Once you let go of your Morals, Everything becomes Funny. – David Hayden Reading this, I was thinking of the recent bitter encounters with my closer circle. Some made me smile and a thought on few others, even made those situations lighter and funny. This was when I let…

ARE YOU A FOOD LOVER? THEN YOU GOTTA KNOW THIS TOO

    June 18 is observed as World Sustainable Gastronomy Day. It is an initiative by UNESCO and FAO to create public awareness of its contribution to sustainable development.         For most of us, Gastronomy is a new term. What does it mean? It is the practice or art of choosing, cooking…

Climatology For Life*

It was an interesting class on Geography today. The discussion on climatology gave a beautiful lesson. “Climate is what you expect, and Weather is what you get.” – Mark Twain Weather on  a specific day becomes unpredictable even with a historical report on long-term climate. You might have made a perfect analysis for a plan. But…

Turning Negative Emotions into Positive Vibes

Anger, Fear, Sadness and Guilt – People construe these as negative emotions. That’s true to some extent. But most often these emotions are what that keep us alive. These are most important in the sense that they can help create positive vibes in our living environment, if we give it  a try. When you are…

What Not To Do

Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do. Here are some don’ts to keep up better psychological health. Don’t love what you can’t trust. Don’t hate what you can’t have. Don’t say what you can’t show. Don’t judge what you don’t know.  

Mantra to Avoid Distractions

When your Heart throbs for those ‘appalling’ something which might be an annoyance at present, keep in mind these magic words for more productivity. I Love You, But I Can’t Give You My Focus Right Now. This surely helps if you are working towards a more focused goal, or when you are changing your regular…