Monthly Archives: December 2013

Will Tea Lose The Battle?

As I write this post, I am enjoying my mid morning mug of excellent coffee brewed in an Italian machine. I however still prefer my wake up beverage to be tea which I have first thing in the morning and … Continue reading

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Broken II.

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Broken.

I hope that you enjoy reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where six of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic was chosen by Will who is on a sabatical and is unlikely to participate … Continue reading

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The “What Have I Done So Far” List.

My blogger friend Square Peg On A Round World has come up with a very interesting post on what he has done so far. My response to his post was one of total amazement. I then decided to take his … Continue reading

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Crossword Puzzles And Celebrity Status

In my post on ten questions one question and answer was: 3. Would you enjoy being a very rich and famous celebrity? No. I am already a celebrity of sorts without being rich! That caused some merriment to some friends, … Continue reading

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Determination.

I hope that you enjoy reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where six of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic was chosen by Maria the gaelikaa. The five other bloggers who write regularly are, … Continue reading

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Ten Questions.

Nickhereandnow had these ten questions with his answers up on his post which intrigued me enough to try and answer them for myself. 1. If there’s one chocolate left in the box, do you have to eat it, or can … Continue reading

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Shut Down.

Cheerful Monk had this post on the US Government’s shut down. I had commented there as follows: “Our Central Government, the equivalent of your Federal Government has been shut down for the past four years. We have managed very well … Continue reading

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Chutki.

This is my son Ranjan and the latest addition to our family, Chutki.  Chutki means ‘little girl’ and also a snap of the fingers. Since I wrote about our Sunday outing, some comments and also some personal mails that I … Continue reading

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Sunday Outing.

The Pune Rajgopauls took a drive up the Sahayadri Range to Lavasa to acclimatise the latest addition to the family, Chutki to long car drives. The photograph is courtesy a waiter who obliged us while we were tucking into some … Continue reading

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