Why Sudoku Is Good For Your Brain

I’m thrilled to be ranked No.10 in Bangalore at the Times Sudoku Championship 2019 held on 27th July. It’s an improvement in my ranking from No.15 in 2014. So, I want to tell you how great puzzles are in stimulating your grey cells and helping you de stress and relax. I love puzzles and other […]

Takin It Easy…

It’s my most relaxed season in what’s shaping up to be one of my laziest favorite years. (Is it half empty or half full?) I’m trying to take it easy. Sitting around drinking tea, solving puzzles and reading books and scribbling notes to myself. Was not feeling much like blogging. Hoping it won’t be this […]

Unlike

Here are some of my favourite Wayne White paintings. I look at his Insta feed often and it reminds me, yes, to unlike: to trim my friend lists and contact lists, to unfollow things I don’t like or consider fake, cut the soul-sucking Voldemorts out of my life. But it also reminds me to unlike myself. Try […]

Happy Mother’s Day

I miss my mom. She passed away in 2011. I miss her most when I feel great joy or I’m in great pain. But she lives on – in my memories and not a day goes by without her thoughts. “You are the most beautiful person I ever met. I really miss your wicked sense […]

The Beauty Of Benches

Park benches? What? Well, I was on vacation in Singapore and benches have been coming in pretty handy what with all the foot tours. I fully expected my feet, back, calves and knees to hurt the entire time I was there. And, a new camera (quite heavy) hanging around my neck that was begging to […]

Tile Tales From Singapore

A few weeks ago, I accompanied my husband on his work trip to Singapore and except for the first two days together, I was pretty much on my own and got to leisurely explore the city/country. After the usual visitor spots, malls and parks, I ended up going to Singapore’s own little resort island, Sentosa. […]