KOMAL53's Blogs

Moving On.....
Friday, March 08, 2013      3 comments

The Beautiful Gulmohar in all it's blazing Glory Ritu's Chemo backlash has subsided and we are now getting to resume some kind of routine once more.She has been cleared to... Read more
So Grateful....
Sunday, March 03, 2013      9 comments

My Friends and Me in our Condominium Compound--May 2011 Left to Right:Fatima,Kishori Ben,Mitra,Kanta,Radha Ben,Ritu and Me. What you are all seeing is my group of Friend... Read more
Friday, March 01, 2013      8 comments

The axe has finally fallen--Cancer has been confirmed.My sister Ritu has been advised 6 cycles of Chemotherapy and these hopefully will work on the Cancer in the Lymph nodes.The first Chemotherapy cycle took place on Thursday.Now we are coping w... Read more
An Empty Mind......
Saturday, February 23, 2013      6 comments

Ritu (in Blue) with our sister-in-law Ashwini in Kolhapur,April 2012 The present situation that I'm in has made me terribly restless----it is the uncertainty of the result ... Read more
Unhappily Busy!!
Friday, February 22, 2013      8 comments

Each time I decide to turn regular on SP something or the other intervenes---but this time it is really serious!!Both my sister Ritu and I are Cancer survivors--Ritu had undergone a Hysterectomy in June 2009.A chance Infection brought out Lymph ... Read more
Last Night--simply Yummy!!
Monday, February 11, 2013      8 comments

The Indian Parsi Community maybe the most dimunitive one but it surely has made it's presence felt in the progress of India's Industries by contributing such names as the Tatas,the Godrej family and the Wadias. There have been many legal Lumina... Read more
Moments from the Past
Sunday, February 10, 2013      8 comments

Setting a new routine means unlearning the old one--something easier said than done!!Earlier I used to cook a full Indian meal--5 courses in all--each day for since Sudhir ate only Dinner at home I felt he should get a "proper" full Meal after a... Read more
Full Circle--2
Saturday, February 09, 2013      5 comments

The reason as to why I don't Blog as often these days is because I've been bitten by the Spring Cleaning Bug--getting the Kitchen into shape made me focus on everything that needed doing--and thanks to that ,these days I'm so tired at the end of... Read more
Full Circle--1
Sunday, February 03, 2013      8 comments

These days as I observe myself closely I notice certain tell tale signs of ageing--and I realise that just like Mummy acquired certain character traits of her mother as she grew older--I too am acquiring hers.Cooking has always been something I ... Read more
Open to Change!!!
Saturday, January 26, 2013      6 comments

The last 3 days have passed by in a whirl---in many ways these have been introspective,ruminative and in parts very enjoyable!!Getting rid of many old things adds a new slant to one's perspectives--and sometimes clears some old,addictive Cobwebs... Read more
Some Coincidence!!!
Thursday, January 24, 2013      10 comments

These days Mumbai is experiencing some truly awesome Weather--the Tempratures are hovering between 8-15 degrees Celsius--which for Mumbaikars is cold and chilly!!My sister Ritu--who was born and brought up in Chandigarh is wearing Socks,a Cardig... Read more
Another Day
Wednesday, January 23, 2013      9 comments

I am gradually realising that Life and Time can both be moulded according to necessities.Having come to terms and accepted the Pain and the Loss of the fact that a major portion of life as I knew it can never be resurrected I'm going around tryi... Read more
Lessons Learnt
Tuesday, January 22, 2013      10 comments

As January advances towards it's end I've come to certain Conclusions about myself and my life.The vacuum of losing Sudhir is huge--and the fact that we literally were joined at the hip and lived in each other's pockets for almost 42 years is mo... Read more
Of Kitchens........and Kitchens--5!!
Sunday, January 20, 2013      3 comments

When we first bought this place the minute Kitchen was the only drawback.The view however more than made up for it---cooking looking out at the beautiful Vegetable Patch made it worthwhile!!The Counter faced the window however the Counter Space ... Read more
Of Kitchens........and Kitchens--5!! Pictures
Sunday, January 20, 2013      9 comments

My Kitchen Window--and The View The Sink ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 Last Page »