War On Weeds…(part 2)

….Day 2 of the Battle began at 5.40am this morning at th right side of my yard. The picture on the left is what I had to contend with.  After 2 days of battle, behold  my ‘war-booty’, ……yes Sir, almost three bags full and a drum load to top it all off….Anybody wants bags of…

War on Weeds……part (1)

………even  a mighty (140 pound) general like me is no match for the sudden downpour that pelted down this morning. As the best of my artillery are electric based, I had to wait until the rain stopped and the sun shined bright and warm enough before I could get into the war-field.  Divide and Conquer…

Can’t Handle It Anymore, So I’m Waging War…

……..that’s it! I am done being patient, being loving. Not anymore, it is now……………………. a full blown war babe!!!.. Here is the view of my pathetically weed begone backyard from my bed-room… The white “Candy Floss‘ and the red ‘Bleeding Hearts‘ are fighting for survival among the yellow Dandelions. ummmmmmmm as today I am awaiting…

The Balajis: 25 Going 50…

To GB & CB: May your path be even more happier, joyful, peaceful and abundantly blessed  as you embark from your  25th to your 50th Wedding Anniversary!  God Bless!!

Belated Birthday Wishes To JMS

……I have no excuses for forgetting your very special day on May 16th. You even called me on May 17 and we yakked on many topics…but I didn’t recall even then.Today, just few minutes ago, it struck me that I have totally missed your day. Sorry, please forgive me hopefully you had a blast, I’m…

Little Nothings, Joyful Somethings…

……my new firiend from Dubai, AK, commented the other day on my joy of gardening. He said that it would be something that I would never be able to do there. I told him then that I enjoyed container-gardening quite as well. Last Sunday morning on my way back from my walk, couldn’t resist picking…

My Dad’s Green Thumb Blooming White

Although he has been nurturing this plant for some years it bloomed aplenty just in time for Will-Kate’s wedding- my dad’s pride and joy of this season!! Click on the picture to enlarge and enjoy!

Happy Birthday Appa

Thank you so very much for being you: for  loving us all unconditionally even though we failed you many times, for showing us by example that determination and perseverance brook no limitation nor excuse, for teaching us to dream and DREAM BIG and most importantly for drumming into us repeatedly “You can do it, just…

Happy Mother’s Day

……………to my mom as well as GB’s mom, Sree’s mom who both look upon me as one of their own, my dearest AA, AT, BS, CI, CP, DK, FV, GG, JK, JMS, JT, RK, my sil, aunts, my cousin-sisters from far and near, wonderful spouses of Michael, TDPP’s  new friend Dr. AK and to…….. AK…

Proud Moment For Me

Having become new citizens last August, the elections held today in Canada was our very first chance to do our duty to the country we adopted as our own. And today, I can report that both my son and I did just that.  After a couple of im-reminders, my son not only took himself to…