Dolly Parton is here!

And there is fragnance all around… A dormant rose called ‘Dolly Parton’ a new addition on my patio this year, bloomed this weekend with an alluring scent as mentioned on the label! The fragrance of rose is something I can't resist. I also love perfumes with rose notes! I think it's a great idea to... Continue Reading →

Cruising on the world’s highest lift lock…

At Peterborough! The Peterborough Lift Lock is a boat lift located on the Trent Canal in the city of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, and is Lock 21 on the Trent-Severn Waterway. For many years, the lock's dual lifts were the highest hydraulic boat lifts in the world, raising boats 65 ft (20 m). This was a considerable accomplishment in the first years of the 20th century, when conventional locks usually only... Continue Reading →

For my daughter…

Posted for - CAROL’S CHEERFUL SELFIE CHALLENGE - 1 I often click  a lot of wierd pictures which are exclusively meant for my daughter - anything unusual - be it a place I visit, a different food I taste or something different I wear! Such moments are immediately captured and shared with my daughter! Can be... Continue Reading →

All set for some fun…

Just chill out and have a good time... It's summer!  Whatever season it is, make the best of it... Have a beautiful day! Posted for On the Hunt for Joy Challenge: Go “Eyebombing” and August photo a day challenge - Play

Literally water,water everywhere!

An evening at Port Whitby -  a heritage site! It was heartwarming to see the people out in groups, enjoying the beautiful weather and the company of their family and friends - almost all picnic tables were full! People have started using the benches at the public places... Not too much of social distanciing -... Continue Reading →

Bring a little light in someone’s life…

“Each day brings new opportunities, allowing you to constantly live with love - be there for others - bring a little light into someone's day. Be grateful and live each day to the fullest.” -  Roy T. Bennett Have a great weekend! Posted for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Lighting of Any Kind

Chugging through the hills…

In non airconditioned coaches can be real fun! As a child, I have often travelled in such coaches where you can stick your head out and try to get a better view... It's so much fun to spot the engine sitting in the train... And check how the train is maneuvering the tunnels... Happy to... Continue Reading →

Crowding – a thing of the past?

From the fear of 'the bad touch' to fearing the 'good touch'... a weird world it is! “If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” - Loren Eiseley Stay safe, have a great day! Posted for Water Water Everywhere #38 Which Way photo challenge – July 24 2020 and VJ’s Weekly Challenge #106:... Continue Reading →

Motivated perception!

I can see a white haired hag clinging on to the tree carrying something on it's back... My perception is based on the 'Vikram and Betaal' stories I have heard as a child. According to the legend the King Vikramaditya, in order to fulfil a vow, was required to remove a corpse of Betaal from... Continue Reading →

Social distancing is here to stay!

A new way of life... Better to be safe than sorry! All the numbers seem to be deceiving. We humans can't stay in isolation but are definitely wise enough to socialise in a responsible way. Party in small numbers, preferably outdoors...  Stay safe, stay happy! Posted for SQUAREPERSPECTIVES - 22

Save energy…

Posted for  Cee’s Friday Funny Finds – Week of July 17 It's important to go green... You don’t stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing.  - Michael Pritchard Have a hearty laugh n stay healthy and young!    


I love to see the values of family in nature! The inborn sense of caring, sharing, bonding and togetherness... I often see these birds move together in pairs, at times carrying food for their partners or young ones... Last week I saw a family of raccoons play in my backyard. This was late in the... Continue Reading →

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