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A Lazy Winter Weekend : 10 Excuses for staying home

A winter weekend is the best time to stay home. Lounging around in your favourite  pyjamas reading a fast paced thriller or binge watching a TV show. There are lots of fun things you can enjoy at home on a lazy winter weekend. But your conscience or the voice of reason (both are equally annoying) keeps raising its ugly head. It reminds you of the … Continue reading A Lazy Winter Weekend : 10 Excuses for staying home

Solidarity Blogger Award

Solidarity Blogger Award

Sadje of Keeping It Alive has nominated me for the prestigious Solidarity Blogger Award. Thanks a million Sadje, you give me constant encouragement and support. SIWO (Success Inspirers’ World) is an International Friends Blogging Forum. The idea is to encourage team work and to blog together as a community. As an international friends blogging forum, Success Inspirer’s World provides an opportunity that every blogger is looking … Continue reading Solidarity Blogger Award

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“Is it better to know or is it better to not know?” Ignorance Is Bliss, or is it ?

Ignorance is bliss ,” they say. But they also say, “Forewarned is fore armed.” So who do we believe? What do we do? The statement “Ignorance is bliss, or is it?’ is a complete mirror image of the question, ” Is t is better to know or is it better to not know This debate of whether knowledge/prior knowledge is useful or not is probably … Continue reading “Is it better to know or is it better to not know?” Ignorance Is Bliss, or is it ?

Another White Elephant Party,Dec 6

Theresa,the Haunted Wordsmith, has created the White Elephant Party as a blogging activity where she sends presents to three bloggers. Each recipient is then obliged to give presents to a further three bloggers. On 6th December, Theresa sent me the very thoughtful gift of a book of embroidery patterns. Since I am fond of crafts especially embroidery, I was very happy to receive it. Earlier … Continue reading Another White Elephant Party,Dec 6

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The White Elephant Party, Dec. 6th.

The White Elephant Party  is a fun activity created by Theresa, the Haunted Wordsmith. She begins by giving three bloggers virtual gifts. Each of the three recipients then gives gifts to three other bloggers. This way the giving and receiving continues like ripples on a pond. Chris Hall of Luna’s on line sent me a very useful and thoughtful present. She also sent me a … Continue reading The White Elephant Party, Dec. 6th.

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My Fourth Sunshine Blogger Award

Sadje of Keeping It Alive nominated me for The Sunshine Blogger Award Thank you Sadje The Rules are: 1. Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blog so others can find them. 2. Answer the 11 questions asked by the blogger who nominated you. 3. Nominate 11 other bloggers and ask them 11 new questions. 4. Notify the nominees … Continue reading My Fourth Sunshine Blogger Award

An Unfortunate Adventure

A series of unfortunate monkey events. It was a sunny day in Nathiagali. Nathiagali is a hill resort in Northern Pakistan. Hordes of monkeys come down from the mountains and sit on either side of the winding road to Nathiagali. Motorists stop to take photos of these “monkey tribes” They are very tame and love to gorge on the fruit and other food thrown to … Continue reading An Unfortunate Adventure

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Daily three, Novmber 5th

Name Three … Cold things?   My nose My toes My fingers (all the above, when it’s cold. I know they aren’t things, but this isn’t home work; it’s a fun challenge).   Hot things? Okay. now I will behave: Tea,      Coffee     Soup..   Boy’s Names beginning with Z? Zachary       ZigZiglar       Zoolander Countries beginning with the letter G? … Continue reading Daily three, Novmber 5th

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My Fourth Sunshine Blogger Award

Sadje of Keeping It Alive nominated me for The Sunshine Blogger Award Thank you Sadje The Rules are: 1. Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blog so others can find them. 2. Answer the 11 questions asked by the blogger who nominated you. 3. Nominate 11 other bloggers and ask them 11 new questions. 4. Notify the nominees … Continue reading My Fourth Sunshine Blogger Award