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Today Is Valentine’s Day!

 

Yes, the long-awaited LOVE Day is here!!

Valentine’s Day is the next big thing to Christmas. People get all too excited and shop like crazy. They get worried as they start thinking about romantic gestures and overtures to make to their loved ones. And the race to shop for gifts becomes a big task.

And at the same, there is the anticipation of ideas and the gestures they might receive from their spouses, friends, family members, secret crushes, admirers and even colleagues.

Today, in case you are bereft of ideas on how to spend this love day, I’ve got some tips for you to consider. Perhaps, it might help you spend quality time with that special someone in your life.

You don’t have to rob a bank to celebrate Valentine’s Day. You can keep it simple but nice.

Share an ice cream with someone you love, this is not just limited to couples or lovers alone, but to those around you.

You can consider taking a walk with your partner in a park, talking and laughing just about anything under the sun.

How about watching a romantic movie together? There are many collections out there that will add some spice to your day. In a dim lit room with your favourite drinks, enjoy the warmth of each other as you settle to a beautiful movie.

And hey, show some love, spread this net of love to your parents, your kids, siblings, special friends, colleagues and to those lonely souls out there in the world.

Valentine doesn’t have to be expensive.

Always remember, Valentine’s Day is no big deal. We can always choose to love someone every day.

Happy Valentine’s Day! 

 

Peace and Love!

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Myriads Of Thoughts!

 

As humans, there are times our thoughts travel far and wide. Our inner peace is besieged by life’s exigencies. No matter how hard we try to erase some memories, they keep coming back to us.

I’ve had moments when I’m in that solitary place and I keep wondering about life. Life happens and things get out of hand. Life happens and joy turns to sadness. Life happens and you feel betrayed by the person/people you trusted so much. Life happens and a once beautiful relationship crumbles. It’s such an unpredictable world. Continue reading

Recalling My Childhood!

 

Growing up, we spent more times outdoors as kids. I experienced an outdoor childhood unlike what the norm is today. Those moments we spent outside with other kids were one of the greatest memories of my childhood.

Vacation from school meant coming together with friends for some unforgettable moments outdoors. We indulged in all kinds of play and took long walks into the neighbourhood, helping the others run errands. Togetherness was the watchword. And there were no acrimonious tendencies at that time. We shared our meals if need be. We enjoyed the feel of the sun on our backs and the slap of the wind on our faces giving us a breather as we inhaled freshness into our lungs. The healing powers in playing outdoors with friends nurtured me. I grew to appreciate the other person. It boosted the humanness in me. Continue reading