I love cooking and recently learnt how to make a very special sweet treat. The recipe was very simple but at the heart of the the treat was the sugar syrup. If not made properly it would make or break the sweet the recipe stated. The sugar syrup was the core around which the entire … Continue reading Sugar Syrup
no not to the dress.. but to opportunities. Here is a story shared by my hair dresser H. She used to work for the government in city X until she got married. Her hubby worked in city Y. She decided to leave her secure job and live with him in city Y. It was difficult … Continue reading Say ‘YES’
My mother kept a perfect home. Everything had a place and there was a place for everything. The TV perched on top of a TV stand and we gathered around it in the living room on weekends to watch shows with neighbors. Our neighbors were nice people. We were the only family with TV, hence … Continue reading Sun and Earth – True Love
I love museums and visited one recently. It took me back in time when ladies used to carry water in wooden buckets. The exhibit was interactive and we could try lifting the 20 lb bucket to get a sense of how hard women worked, back in those days. I stood in line and was amused … Continue reading et tu Brute
Sending Positive vibes ..
In a hamlet, there lived two little girls who played together all day every day. They never fought, but one day they did. They went home crying and told their moms what had happened. The moms marched out of their huts and started a yelling match on whose daughter was better. The little girls watched … Continue reading A very short story
In my golden years, I try to keep my brain and memory sharp. I have collected various techniques over time such as writing with your left hand, trying to remember grocery lists with mnemonics, trying to learn piano, not using the GPS to navigate, train Cherry 🙂 etc. A common denominator is that they are … Continue reading Practice what I preach