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Another blog

Recently, I have begun work on another WordPress blog in collaboration with a colleague and friend. It’s related to and discusses Lifestyle Medicine: the ability to make substantial improvements to our overall health by changing our lifestyle. Changes like understanding how lifestyle disorders impact us, how our eating habits affect us, how our stress levels … Continue reading

Notre Dame…

What an immense loss! I can hardly believe the images. Notre Dame cathedral was engulfed in a massive fire last evening that destroyed the spire and the roof.

Wishing you all a very Happy 2019!

I know I’ve been MIA for quite some time, but this is not the occasion to discuss that. Just wanted to wish each and every one of you a very very happy 2019! I hope it is a memorable one!

Mango blossoms

The summer has barely arrived but some mango trees can’t wait to set out their fruit…


Though I do not consider myself among the fanciest of diners (even though I have been known to eat pizza with a knife and fork), there is one thing that I can unabashedly stuff into my mouth by the hand full, these popcorns smothered in salty butter…some things are made to screw up diet plans.

One more down…

Made it through the day without any overt signs of breakdown. Thank you, all  of you for your words of support and encouragement.


This beautiful event happened when I was on my sabbatical; thank you for liking my posts enough to consider coming back again, all 1515 of you! 🙂

Happy 2018!

Just logging in to wish everyone a very happy new year! On a personal note, my procedure went ok (I should find out more today) though it was more pain than a broken bone or a ruptured muscle, for a day. I’m back and I hope to be more regular starting now!

My goodreads book profile for this year


Forced break

Lost both, my desktop and my laptop within the same fortnight. I’ll be back when I get at least one of them in working order (maybe unscrew my mind a little as well). Take care and see you on the other side.