Daily Reflections

Our everyday thoughts, opinions and whatever else !

The Choices We Make

Your life is the sum result of all the choices you make, both consciously and unconsciously. If you can control the process of choosing, you can take… The Choices We Make This blog is written by an inspiring young woman from Kenya who happens to be my mentee. Thanks Betty […]

Lockdown Innovations #3

While “Jugaad” innovation may not be considered as an innovation because it does not get documented and doesn’t follow any guidelines to institutionalise it, but in the Indian context, it is very effective. Its low cost, locally relevant and a solution to the problem at hand. The following innovation is […]

Dust If You Must

Found this old gem while clearing photos on my phone …. just so apt for the lockdown situation. Dust if you must, but remember there are many other better things to do. Its also an indirect message to live simpler lives and focus on what’s most important to us. Think […]

Floppy Disks – Remember Them ?

When I was clearing out Mom’s place in Hyderabad in 2015, I found some of the floppy disks that we used in our computer centre between 1993-96. Don’t think many children born after 2000 would have even seen these things ! DSDD – Double Sided Double Density. Amkette made these […]

New Normal Memories #1

#LockdownTales #ChineseCoronaVirus Today is day 44 of the lockdown in India and as the new normal is about to start changing yet again, am making notes to remember these days in the future. Some of the things we have experienced is so bizarre that it won’t seem real even a […]

Lockdown Innovation #2

This innovation comes all the way from Africa. The young nine-year old Stephen came up with a brilliant idea of washing one’s hands without touching a tap or the soap dispenser ! See the video at this link – https://www.facebook.com/285361880228/posts/10158650507610229/ There is a paddle that you step on and it flips […]