Less painful vaccine is my reason to be happy at vaccination time

We recently got my son vaccinated. My in-laws were visiting during that time and once we were back MIL was looking at the kids with concern. “Is it paining? Do you have any swelling? What did the doctor say?” she went on a questioning spree. While I answered her questions, I found it a bit […]

Makar Sankranti – A celebration of good produce and nature

Makar Sankranti was recently celebrated in India. It was celebrated on the 15th of January this year. Usually, the festival falls either on the 14th or 15th of January. This year on the occasion of Makar Sankranti I witnessed a different aspect of the festival – a true celebration of good health and food. You […]

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Why you should not ignore the flu and take preventive measures

Have you ever heard of a particular disease and believed that ‘this does not happen to me or my family’? That this is for others? Or you have heard the name of a disease but never bothered to know more about it because you were sure, you would never be affected by it? I thought […]

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Visiting Down Under? Australia at a glance

We visited Australia last Christmas and I must say the country is true to its tourism tagline – There is nothing like Australia! I witnessed a totally different animal kingdom and plant life there. Based on a friend’s suggestion we decided to visit Australia. Australia is a massive continent country – 6th largest country in […]

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Warning Bells from Earth – Amazon Fires

The earth’s lungs are on fire, yet we don’t think it’s important to debate Dynamites are burning a hole in the jagged mountain’s yet we don’t seem to care Temperatures are rising; glaciers are losing their defenses and melting Rivers are choked, strangulated with plastic and sewage flowing; As man continues to grab all landmass, […]

How to type in Marathi without any software #TuesdayTips

India is rich in regional languages and its native speakers. With greater internet penetration it is invariable that more and more native speakers will be coming online. Another demographic that is coming online is the 50+ generation. With smartphones finding their way into our homes, this generation is getting comfortable navigating online and sharing their […]