The Love Mindset: Book Review

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A short while back, Vidya Sury, mentioned that she was reviewing a book called ‘The Love Mindset‘ and gave me a link to the author’s website. I looked at website and was fascinated by the premise of the book and there was just something about the author’s serene face that made me want to read […]

My Happiness Project – February 2014

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I had promised that I’d keep you posted on My Happiness Project. Perhaps you’ve noticed that I quietly updated My Happiness Project on the sidebar to February 2014. Let me report my progress or lack of it from January. Some of the main highlights were that I actually went for a walk more than half […]

Imagine It Is Heaven!


When Darla Dollman wrote a short post as part of The Writers’ Post Blog Hop, she raised a great question: How do you show compassion? This made me recall one of Alan Cohen’s stories (yes, yes, I do love the man!)  in his book Deep Breath of Life. He talks about the time he was […]

Goodbye 2014!


Dear Me, As I say “Goodbye 2014″, I am filled with gratitude for it being such an awesome year – truly my best year yet! I am proud of all that I have become in during the year. Remember, I said that my word for the year was going to be ‘me’. Oh, I know, […]

11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends


Once upon a time, a certain Bigshot Blogger (read Vidya Sury) decided to respond to an article on Oprah’s website: 11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends. Then,  the smart woman (Vidya, not Oprah!), passed on the tag to a Ms Ever-ready Blogger, Richa Singh, who passed it on to the […]

Living, Loving and Learning

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I truly feel that if there is, in this world, one person whom we can touch totally, unabashedly and unashamedly, we will never die of loneliness. One person! Someone you can go to and lay it on the line with, who will listen. Some you don’t have to hide from. Someone to whom you can […]

Accepting My Shadows

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There are days, like today, that I get up feeling heavy – worry, fear and a feeling of discontent. They are few and far between, thankfully. Strangely, I’m thankful for days like this because they are good reminders of the dark places within me. Days like this tell me of my fears, my insecurities, my […]