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Lifting the Lockdown too early ?

What happened to “Stay home,stay safe”? All over the world, there is a wave of lifting the restrictions imposed for curtailing the coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic. In some countries who were the earliest to be affected by the virus, both infection rates and death rates seem to have been controlled. These countries have started easing restrictions on movement and economic activity. In other regions, infection rates are … Continue reading Lifting the Lockdown too early ?

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Blogging Insights # 26 — Celebrating Our Half Year Birthday

This is the 26th Blogging Insights post which makes today the series’ half year birthday or anniversary. I am finding it difficult to get over the fact that this first series that I have ever    run has lasted six months.     The Blogging Insights posts number twenty six in all, but the series has actually run for longer than that. In December I … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 26 — Celebrating Our Half Year Birthday

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8 Ways to deal with coronavirus/COVID-19 related anxiety & stress

The corona virus pandemic has the world in its grip. Lockdown, isolation  and curfew are words  you hear all the time. Routines are disrupted and lives are changing rapidly. Along with all the actual inconvenience, there is a feeling of panic. While recognising the gravity of the situation, we need to make sure that we don’t succumb to anxiety. Here are just a few suggestions … Continue reading 8 Ways to deal with coronavirus/COVID-19 related anxiety & stress

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14. Don’t tell me it’s fate

You do not take the initiative And keep wasting opportunities. You watch Netflix all night, Then sleep half the day. You spend a lot of time planning, But never put a plan into action. You are the one holding yourself back. Don’t tell me it’s fate !       Photo credit: https://pixabay.com/photos/ice-cream-cone-melting-hot-1274894/ Featured image credit : https://pixabay.com/ Continue reading 14. Don’t tell me it’s fate

Awww Mondays — Comedy Plus

Join us every Monday for Awww…Mondays. Post a picture that makes you say Awww…and that’s it. Make sure you leave a link to your post and I’ll visit your Awww…Mondays post. What better way to start the week than with a smile.Image Credit: Click on Image via Awww Mondays — Comedy Plus Featured image credit :https://unsplash.com/s/photos/cute-kitten Continue reading Awww Mondays — Comedy Plus

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13. Call the plumber, I am stuck

“House hold repairs are no big deal. I wonder why people pay so much money for them ? The drain is clogged? Don’t worry. I will have it unblocked in no time. Oh ! There seems to be a problem. Call the plumber, I am stuck !!”       Photo credit: https://pixabay.com/photos/ice-cream-cone-melting-hot-1274894/           Featured image credit : https://pxhere.com/en/photo/1588859 Continue reading 13. Call the plumber, I am stuck

Blogging Insights # 36 — Devices

Today’s title reminds me of a book I once read. It was “Devices and Desires” by P.D.James, a mystery / detective story. This is however entirely besides the point. The devices we discuss today are those we use for blogging, our desktop, laptop or trusty smartphones. TODAY’S QUESTION What device (desktop computer,laptop,tablet or smartphone) do you find most useful for blogging and why? MY ANSWER … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 36 — Devices

Three Line Tales — Bathtime Fun

SONYA is the host of Three Line Tales Welcome to Week 232 of Three Line Tales.photo by Thomas Despeyroux via Unsplash Bath time can be so much fun when Baby has her favourite toys with her. She jumps and splashes, dips and dives, her rubber ducks frolicking with her. Mummy is happy too; she knows that when Baby has played so much she will sleep soundly through the night. Continue reading Three Line Tales — Bathtime Fun

12. An inch worm made me do it.

The little fairy sat under a mushroom weeping her eyes out. A mischievous elf had crept up beside her and snipped away her wings. They would grow back eventually but the poor fairy would be miserable meanwhile. Now the elf sat beside her on the grass, repentant on seeing the poor creatures anguish. He kept saying again and again, “The inch worm made me do … Continue reading 12. An inch worm made me do it.