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Being Me--12

Wednesday, March 23, 2011      6 comments

By now our Menagerie included an Alsation Dog named "Pasha"----a very bad tempered beast---but a very good Night Patroller for the entire street!!!Then there was "Cutie" ,a tiny Skye Terrier Bitch---sweet natured and loving.The main "Star" of ou... Read more

Being Me--11

Tuesday, March 22, 2011      6 comments

Both my sisters were totally different individuals----Mikki was quiet and withdrawn while Ritu was gregarious and lively----Mikki had a lot of Hair---very,very thick and strong----Mummy discovered too late that her Hair absorbed most of her nou... Read more

Being Me--10

Monday, March 21, 2011      7 comments

During the beginning of the War we got new neighbours on the other side.The Unclejee was attached to the Secretariat as Agricultural secretary and the first thing he did on moving in was to turn the Servants Quarters into Cow and Water Buffalo... Read more

Being Me---9

Sunday, March 20, 2011      4 comments

Fresh,Soft Puran Polies!! Hot,Spicy, deep Fried Kachories Read more

Being Me---8

Friday, March 18, 2011      4 comments

It was pretty easy to purloin Planks---in nos.of 2-3 and hide them in the secluded spot we'd chosen.This activity kept us occupied and mischeif free---the Parents didn't know what we were up to---and Amma had her hands full with Ritu---a holy te... Read more

Being Me---7

Thursday, March 17, 2011      5 comments

Next Door to us in this new house was one of my classmates---Gauri.Both she and me had become buddies---our Parents knew each other too.Her family was an aristocratic one from the erstwhile border State of Kapurthala and her father was an ICS(In... Read more

Being Me---6

Thursday, March 17, 2011      1 comments

By now Daddy was allotted 2 new houses---and given a choice to pick any one.One was a truly huge one in Sector 16 itself---the other slightly smaller in Sector 7---near the Raj Bhavan.Mummy chose the latter---for the bigger one was way too big a... Read more

Being Me----5

Wednesday, March 16, 2011      5 comments

Mikki's entry changed our Life completely---I was given more freedom and left to my own devices while she took Centre Stage---both a Blessing and a Bane!!While the constant attention irked me the loss of it left me resentful and bewildered---and... Read more

Being Me --4

Monday, March 14, 2011      7 comments

By now a new Convent School---Carmel Convent---had opened in Chandigarh---and I was enrolled there.My first Class Teacher was Mrs.Samuels---who became my adored Mrs.Samuels and her positive influence began changing my rebellious ways.She herself... Read more

Being Me---3

Thursday, March 10, 2011      8 comments

Mummy's Operation prompted Daddy to ask my paternal Grandma Akka to come and stay with us.Now Akka was an enigma----eccentric and full of idiosycrasies----but Daddy adored her!!!It was highly amusing to see her towering sons reduced to jelly in ... Read more

Being Me--2

Wednesday, March 09, 2011      6 comments

I grew up in truly sylvan surroundings---those were simple days.A City was being built and fellow feeling and camaraderie swept across the Status divide at work----but reverted to type in the evenings.Mummy would be busy arranging Flowers,Knitti... Read more

Being Me--1

Tuesday, March 08, 2011      4 comments

If anyone who knew me truly well was to write my Epitaph the FIRST thing that would come to mind would be my "Born to Eat" attitude!!It's really TRUE--I was born to eat!!!I am a Gemini by my Birth Chart---and a Virgo by the general Horoscope---a... Read more

I met Me-----Again !!!

Wednesday, March 02, 2011      6 comments

This "Playing Tag" brought the real Me back into Focus again!!All those small things that made me what I am were dusted off and reinstated---and I felt as if I met an old Friend----an extremely dear old Friend again!! I must thank my Spark fri... Read more

Playing Tag----Fully Completed Information about Me!!!

Monday, February 28, 2011      15 comments

Day 1: A recent Picture of yourself!! Day 2:A Picture of You and the Person you have been closest to Day 3:... Read more

The Recipe---Chicken A La Coronation!!!

Thursday, February 24, 2011      5 comments

I make this with "Desi" Chicken or "Cornish Hens" as they are called abroad.This should have a slightly thick gravy. CALORIES:333.4 TOTAL FAT: 18.5 g.,Saturated Fat: 2 g.,Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.6 g. Monounsaturated Fat:2 g. Cholestrol:107 ... Read more


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