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Fit Future Ready and Free Smart Homes

As a child of the 60s I can safely say that I never ever imagined how much technology would rule our lives. I mean, even when we did fantasize about the future, it was nothing like this. Sure I thought of magic carpets (which by the way is now reality, so there!), teleportation (not sure yet…let’s ask Jeff Goldblum in The Fly shall we?), a washing machine that not only dries 100% but also folds and puts away the clothes. Yes,…

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Memory Lane Villa in Coimbatore
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Down Memory Lane to A Villa In Coimbatore

I was probably five years old when our joint family of 30+ members slowly started dispersing. Marriages, new jobs, job transfers—all the usual things. We lived in Mumbai. My Grandmother’s brothers lived in the family estate very close to…

My Umbrella and I
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My Umbrella and I

I bet each one of you has an umbrella story (or several) to tell. My first memory of an umbrella is probably from the time I was five–or younger–huddling under a huge black umbrella with a wooden handle; at…

Unexpected Upgrades #reflections
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Unexpected Upgrades

I love the words update and upgrade. Probably because they usher in a freshness, something better than before. Like most people, I like to ensure that it is planned. Why? Mostly because depending on what we’re upgrading, it involves…

Commuting by motorcycle Vidya Sury
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Missing the zen of that motorcycle commute

Can you feel zen on a motorcycle commute? My answer to that question would be a resounding yes.  It saves not just money, but also stress! Thanks to the rains and necessary outings we had to make last week,…

my fanny pack, my favorite travel accessory
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My Fanny Pack – My Favorite Travel Accessory

I am passionate about travel, more so as I grow older. Besides the excitement and joy of exploring new places and meeting new people, I really enjoy the process of packing for a trip. You’ll laugh if I tell…

Of books, bookshelves and nostalgic memories
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Of books, bookshelves and nostalgic memories

“What do you want for your birthday?” This is a delightful question I go crazy answering every year. Depending on who it is coming from, the answers naturally vary. Usually, my first thought is—I have everything. What could I…