5 Tips To Help You Enjoy The Stay-At-Home Blues

Staying at home during the lockdown is a struggle for many. I work from home and have had a few years packed with many activities at home – work, hobbies as well as running my home. Often these past years, just getting out of the house has been an effort for me. So, while thisContinue reading “5 Tips To Help You Enjoy The Stay-At-Home Blues”

8 Tips To Help You Live Comfortably Without A Maid

My husband and I have lived without a maid often, mostly because I would rather that, than have a maid who works badly. And because when I have a good maid, I happily give her long leave whenever she needs it. I’d rather have one person work for me permanently, than keep switching maids each year.Continue reading “8 Tips To Help You Live Comfortably Without A Maid”

A Students Guide To Online Piano Lessons

A guide for my piano students who are moving to online lessons on a temporary basis. I hope this post helps other students who are moving to online learning. The set-up in this post is basic and at no extra cost, for students who don’t want to spend on setting up for online lessons. It isContinue reading “A Students Guide To Online Piano Lessons”

A Guide To Help You Shop

For those of you who don’t live here, a ‘COPY’ is a notebook, usually an exercise book used for school homework. Now coffee, is just coffee, but is also pronounced ‘COPHEE’ like copy, but with an ‘h’ sound added to it, because in many Indian languages an f vowel is pronounced ph. This can causeContinue reading “A Guide To Help You Shop”

If I was God – a ‘Found’ essay

A ‘Found’ Essay I decided to use ‘found’ lines from my own poems, using techniques for writing found poetry. More on this in my post Learning to write ‘Found’ Poetry Reading a little bit of ‘Why Mummy Drinks’ by Gill Sims made me want to try my hand at a different style of writing. Light hearted,Continue reading “If I was God – a ‘Found’ essay”

5 Years A Victim

The sins of the mother, come down to her son, But how long should we blame her for what he’s become? One year of marriage – a journey together, That year during which we learn more about each other. Two years to bend, and to meet in the middle, Three to feel the need toContinue reading “5 Years A Victim”

Letter : A plea for a humane society

  There are many horrifying incidents of cruelty to animals. I want to talk about the incidents that happen within housing societies. And I want you to think about how they de-sensitise people to the pain of living beings in general. And how this impacts society. This post also has a few tips on howContinue reading “Letter : A plea for a humane society”

Can we call out the woman who is filled with hate?

Can we call out that woman – the one who hates, Who won’t support her sister until it’s too late. Who gives support to the man who does women harm, Even though she knows he’s the one in the wrong.