The Best Gift I Ever Received

A Tangible Opportunity to Grow!

The internet and the online world is SIMPLY AMAZING! We all have experienced the power of receiving information which we were looking for, instantly. And then we find ourselves reading stuff we were not really looking for. And we have the power to turn around and Be The Person Writing That Stuff and sharing that […]

The Gift of Time Series; being mindful

How to spend quality time and bond with your kids even when you are tired and don’t have the time!

Hint; Money cannot buy Quality time and it’s NOT Social media! Having 2 kids, a 12 year old son and 8 year old daughter equals a constant nagging feeling of inadequacy; either with your time with them, or the bonding you create with them, or being strict enough. To make matters worse my daughter sometimes […]

Is this it ?

Attempting to answer life's most basic question!

This is probably the hardest blog I have written so far. But it is my favorite as it touches the basic question we consciously or sub-consciously ask ourselves at varying times in life….either when we are very happy, when we have achieved something, or are down in the dumps or feeling hopeless. The question is […]

Find your Purpose and maximize life!

Different strokes for different folks!

Hello Friends, Am writing this post after a 2 week spiritual retreat …and boy was that intense! So I am getting back to normal and decided to pose a thought- provoking question so each one of us can step back and see the big picture of where we are heading! What is Your life’s purpose? […]

Freedom and Vulnerability …what’s so fearsome about that ?

A true Paradigm Shift!

Recently my 6th grader told us they had to write an essay; the topic was “Are ZOO’s good?” Immediately my daughter said, “They are good for people and bad for animals!” Like Duhh..  To which Yaani replied, “They are good for animals too as they are given food, have a safe place to live and are […]

Everything going wrong! Bad luck or what?

A mental Pivot is all it takes...a total of half a second!

Have you noticed 1st hand how a change in our own thinking can take us from being angry or frustrated to suddenly being fine? Happens to me a lot! Which is good. Because there is no such thing as “bad luck”. And I often wonder how easy that was with just a shift in the […]

One Trick to Instantly Cheer you up. . . it’s a Win Win Win

The do-good, feel-good ripple effect

All of us have been a part of a win-win situation at some time or another. Donating stuff to a charity and clearing our basement, cereal box-tops for our kids’ school funding, a can of food for free concert tickets and so on. The IRS creates a win win by making our large donations tax […]

Modern times Arranged Marriage

Share with your kids; they will thank you

Modern times Arranged Marriage is the kind where both parties are educated, financially sound and have agreed to actively involve their parents/families in their search for a life partner. Again let’s be clear; both have the freedom to choose their own spouses if they so desire. This is different from a lot of other so […]

Quote – unquote

If You think you can; You can

Today I’m going to share with you a few of my favorite quotes! Whenever I see or hear something that just lights a bulb in my head I jot it down. All of you must experience that at some time or another …and if you would take a moment and share your favorite ones, we would all […]