Where did basic etiquette and courtesies go?

[Image source- http://www.childfun.com/themes/people/manners/] I got off the cab & said “Thank you” to the cabbie before shutting the door….  My friend looks at me in wonder and exclaims- “what was that?”  Me- What was...

Battle with the body – XVI — The Age..

We are all different.. This extends to physical, emotional and mental frameworks! The sooner we accept this the happier we will be.. I get that we are all in some race, not sure what awaits us at the finish line, but all are racing towards it. Along the journey,...

Taxes..taxes and taxes…

There are a few aspects of life that baffle me.. like how to make batter for idli/dosa and then there is the other thing called “Taxes”.. For the longest time, I did not bother to read up, or learn about these things and then came a time when I had no...

Conversations about Travelling, & more…

I have been travelling for a few years now, more so in recent past. Infact, the love for travel began back in junior school. Luckily my parents let me go on every single trip, be it day trips or longer ones to new destinations. Even though they weren’t big on...

Shifting gears & professional life…

This post is one of those thats been sitting in the drafts for years… There are some that need a lot of push and nudge before they make it to the “publish” status..  The journey began back in 2007.. Yes, that long ago, a decade plus right? What...