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First time camping – The conclusion

Continued from here After the long wait, it was finally time to go camping. The previous night we got some picnic supplies, juices, snacks etc and packed everything. We thought of squeezing into one car. But though the stay was just for a night, the luggage (the blankets, the marinated meat, ice trays, drinking water)… Continue reading First time camping – The conclusion

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First time camping – The beginning

Out of blue, I developed a strong desire to go camping somewhere around 2015 end. It was one of those things which I wanted to experience before we leave US. I once casually mentioned this to a good friend. Came summer 2016, her family was invited to join a group of families who were planning… Continue reading First time camping – The beginning

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Day 99 of 100 Happy Days – Impromptu lunch

Happiness is a friend making impromptu visit. Didn’t I mention here that I love friends coming over to my place? I love cooking and feeding them.. Today my friend called at 11.45 and said she and her kid is coming home in another 15 minutes, as there is some chemical treatment going on in their… Continue reading Day 99 of 100 Happy Days – Impromptu lunch

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Day 96 of 100 Happy Days – Bloom

This pot of flowers was a gift from a classmate of mine on the last day of college. It had 3-4 flowers with stem arranged in a pot. After a week, it almost died, but I did not feel like trashing it. I kept it outside where it can get sunlight and sprinkled water every… Continue reading Day 96 of 100 Happy Days – Bloom

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Day 92 of 100 Happy Days – How we charged our phones

Happiness is recollecting college memories 2007-10. I was doing my graduation. I was staying in the hostel. It was actually a convent. Some of us had  mobiles – the basic one, me included. It was the time when private FM channels were launched.  We were 13 in a dormitory and 2 of us had mobile… Continue reading Day 92 of 100 Happy Days – How we charged our phones

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Day 86 of 100 Happy Days – Girls’ time 

Happiness is cooking with your friends and eating together. Oh kitty party in US?? :p Asked my husband when I said my friend and I am gona cook for this friend of ours, who is moving. The menu was decided yesterday and we started cooking by 10 today. This is the first time I am… Continue reading Day 86 of 100 Happy Days – Girls’ time 

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Day 80 of 100 Happy Days – Spending time with kids

Happiness is spending time with kids. There is this enthusiastic kiddu in my neighbourhood about whom I always wanted to write. They are also from Kerala. Theirs is the one and only Malayali family whom I am in touch with here in US. My apartment is the nearest to the laundry room. That said, mine… Continue reading Day 80 of 100 Happy Days – Spending time with kids

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Day 77 of 100 Happy Days – Space Needle

Happiness is visiting the icon of the city. If you see one thing in Seattle, see EVERYTHING! This is how the tagline of Space Needle at Seattle, WA goes. At 520 feet, nothing blocks you from a 360 degree panorama of the city. The Space Needle, an observation tower in Seattle, is the icon of the city. It has… Continue reading Day 77 of 100 Happy Days – Space Needle

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Day 73of 100 Happy Days – New Year @ Seattle

 Happiness is new year. We reached Seattle yesterday evening. After a quick dinner, we got out to explore the city. The temperature was negative and we dressed up in layers. There were lights and lights everywhere. And everybody was in a party mood. We stopped at Alki beach. The view of the city from there… Continue reading Day 73of 100 Happy Days – New Year @ Seattle

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Day 71 of 100 Happy Days – Bye bye 2015

Happiness is looking back and knowing that you had a wonderful year.. 🙂 2015 was a very eventful year for me. Lot of changes has happened – big and small. And I have recorded almost everything here. I did my first ever blog challenge – 100 happy days . The first big thing was our wedding and… Continue reading Day 71 of 100 Happy Days – Bye bye 2015

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Day 64 of 100 Happy Days – Girls’ time

Happiness is girls’ time together. Since the kids are having their Christmas holidays, you can see them running around all the time inspite of the cold weather. They don’t like staying at home all the time. Kids complaint that they get bored staying at home all the time. Mummys are concerned that kids become restless out of boredom… Continue reading Day 64 of 100 Happy Days – Girls’ time

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Day 53 of 100 Happy Days – Rasamalai

Happiness is Indian sweets..  We gave a dinner to a friend who is leaving to India tomorrow. After this episode, this is the first time I am trying fried rice again. It came out pretty well. And god knows how, my rotis also came out well today. 😌😌 The last minute paneer butter masala also… Continue reading Day 53 of 100 Happy Days – Rasamalai

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Day 49 0f 100 Happy Days – Surprise samosas

Happiness is unexpected gifts from unexpected person at unexpected time. Last Friday, it was a Workshop night at college, along with potluck. One of my friends brought baby samosas. Just when she mentioned that it is samosas that she brought, I said I am taking home the leftover as both of us love samosas. All… Continue reading Day 49 0f 100 Happy Days – Surprise samosas