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Down Memory Lane---Once Again!!!
Thursday, February 24, 2011      4 comments

I belong to a Family that's crazy about Food---and a lot of my Memories are linked to that!!!This one is about an Eatery called "The Coronation"----an old fashioned place that served the BEST out of the World Biryanis and Chicken Masala!!!This E... Read more
To my very Dear Spark Friends!!!
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      8 comments

This is just to say a very heartfelt "Thank You" and show all of you my deepest appreciation for the complimentary and positive Feed Backs on my Blogs-----you Folks give me the thrill of sharing bits and pieces of my Life with you---and netting... Read more
My Childhood---4!!
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      2 comments

As I grew older Romantic Films began appealing more!!Whispering about the Gossip regarding certain Film Stars---Indian and Foreign---became a favourite pastime of ours in the Recess at School and during Day Spends in each other's homes!!A new Wo... Read more
My Childhood--3!!
Monday, February 21, 2011      4 comments

Chandigarh had just 1 Cinema Hall to begin with----Kiran Theatre in Sector 22----but the only Films I got to see were religious ones.I remember watching these Films with one unique Feature---each time any Gods or Goddesses appeared---the Image w... Read more
My Childhood--2!!
Friday, February 18, 2011      5 comments

In those early days there were no Neighbours---only extended Family!!I used to be in-n-out of the neighbouring homes---I was blessed with loads of Dadis and Nanis--Buaas and Maasis and loads of Taaees and Chaachies---all various ways of adressin... Read more
My Childhood---1!!
Friday, February 18, 2011      3 comments

Since early Childhood I've always been quite content to be with just me for company---I'm not a Loner---far from it---but I enjoy my own company too!!Growing up in a World famous City while it grew from a tiny Street into many more gradually gav... Read more
The You Tube----and Memories!!
Thursday, February 17, 2011      5 comments

These days I'm addicted to You Tube---specially the old Songs---English,Hindi and Marathi----getting to hear so many of my old favourites----these no longer play on the radio nor are the cds available---literally almost forgotten today!!!Each of... Read more
Pickled Pork----Himachali Style!!
Thursday, February 10, 2011      5 comments

On my childhood Treks with Daddy and Jeanneret Uncle,we used to stop at this tiny little hole in the Wall Shop just outside Kalka---the place was called Dhalli!!This little shop sold various varieties of Meat Pickles---one could buy this Pickle ... Read more
Cricket Memories!!!
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      7 comments

The Cricket Season approaches---what with the World Cup coming up fast---and India hosts it this time!!Indians are crazy about this Game---and Street Cricket is the bane of many a Motorist during the Season---as roads turn into pitches!!!Each yo... Read more
Spring Cleaning----Out of Necessity!!
Monday, February 07, 2011      6 comments

Just last week the entire House turned upside down---Reason???The regular Major Repairs Work is going on---both inside and out----internal Columns and Beams were checked for Cracks and loose Plaster---and wherever a problem was spotted---it was ... Read more
Himalayan Memories
Friday, February 04, 2011      5 comments

The Himalayas have been a constant presence in my life----living very near their Foothils they have fascinated me since babyhood!!!The Shivaliks were a constant attraction each morning I woke---I had to satisfy myself daily that those misty,purp... Read more
Mummy and Me--2!!
Thursday, February 03, 2011      5 comments

From Mummy I learnt to be precise in everything I did---Cooking,Sewing,Knitting-
--I'm extremely proud of my neatness and presentation!!Thanks to her I became a highly efficient Home Maker---in fact I honed it to become as perfect as possible... Read more
Mummy and Me---1!!!
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      7 comments

It's really odd---Mummy passed away last year when I was 56 years old---and Daddy when I was 21 years old---yet I miss Daddy far more than her!!I guess that both of us being female and headstrong as well---could've been the cause!!! Daddy die... Read more
Yester Years!!!
Tuesday, February 01, 2011      3 comments

Being the eldest Grandchild from my Mother's side had loads of Advantages----besides the fact that Atya and Baba were twice related to me was a Bonus!!!While Atya was Daddy's oldest sister,Baba was my Granduncle---my Aaji's younger brother---so ... Read more
Golden,Olden Days!!!
Monday, January 31, 2011      3 comments

These days I seem to be stuck in the Past---a sure sign of my Ageing really fast!!So many incidents come to mind----that I'm literally spoilt for choice!!!The one that's really catching hold of my mind is a funny one---concerning my father-in-la... Read more

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