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Listmania – How To Do Something, Anything!

Recently I asked a bunch of my friends to provide me a “How To” topic that they would like me to answer. Sort of like those “Ask Aunt Sally” forums except this aunt would only quickly write down 10 ways … Continue reading

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Changing the wiring of my brain

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18 days ago, I decided to change the wiring of my brain. No, it is not as bizarre as it sounds. Or maybe it is. I had read somewhere that keeping a journal of your positive experiences allows your brain to essentially replay those, … Continue reading

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Doing one different thing a day (Week # 1)

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It had been raining for a week. Not the romantic “let’s hold hands and dance” kind of rain, but “the government is shut down, might as well make everything gloomy” kind of rain. After one really long week, the sun … Continue reading

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Pick a Day, any One Day and Play the Game

Double Rainbow

Pick a day, any one day and pretend that everything that happens on that day is happening for you. Imagine that every thing is laid out perfectly, just so it appears in that exact fashion to you. When you get … Continue reading

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Take the First Step and then Do NOTHING!

Take the First Step

Let me ask you this – those of you who go through the monotony of a daily routine, do you sometimes think of an imaginary alternate profession or maybe a hobby that was once dear to you? For example, I … Continue reading

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Light at the End of the Tunnel – Playing the Game

Light at the end of the tunnel

“There is no light at the end of the tunnel” I said to myself. I was irritated. Nothing that I was trying to fix the situation was working. Maybe I was trying too hard. Maybe it was time to just … Continue reading

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20 Tips To Help Your Kid Enjoy Reading

Mother and daughter reading together

I made a statement the other day – “Not only am I a book lover, but I have also turned my son into one. He loves reading”.  A friend then asked me “Okay, how did you do it? Any tips?” … Continue reading

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Bollywood Dancing and a Hug!

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“Your girls are looking like princesses!” I told the mother. All of us – the two girls, the mother, a few others and I were waiting to go on stage for our bollywood dancing performance. And these two girls decked … Continue reading

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Trogir, Croatia – Thank You!

View from the fortress (Trogir, Croatia)

There are very few cities that live up to their touristy hype. Very few have their own music that they let you tune into. But when you are wandering in the Julian Alps for several days and then suddenly fall … Continue reading

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