About giving

It’s Christmas today! On Christmas Eve this year, I was reflecting on the significance of the Christmas holiday period, also known as the season of giving. Why do people feel the need to give at a particular season, and then just slip back into their usual day-to-day life once this season is over? Do they … Continue reading About giving

My goofy furball

Thank you for coming into my life, my sweet boy Champion. Who would have known...in just a few months, you and I have become the best of friends! You've become my shadow, following me everywhere. Your mischievous ways have brought sweet chaos into my life. But while you might rely on me for food, shelter, … Continue reading My goofy furball

Hiking in heels: My fashion faux pas

A pair of block-heeled sandals and a broken toenail was all it took to introduce me into the heady world of hiking. Any hiker (except maybe, Lady Gaga) would emphasise the importance of wearing the right foot gear to tackle the uneven hiking trails and to break any impending fall down a slippery slope (or … Continue reading Hiking in heels: My fashion faux pas

The bewilderment of Nicodemus

The topic of evolution and creationism continues to be a hot topic of debate in this day and age. Proponents of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution (where only the fittest survive) say that Science has mounting evidence in favour of the natural selection process and that through this process, populations and species of organisms have … Continue reading The bewilderment of Nicodemus

An arranged marriage

Golden rays of late morning sunlight Stream through the frosted window You look at the saris folded neatly and just right You need to choose one that will elegantly flow. Your luncheon guests will be arriving soon The ladies with their generous coat of makeup Will be waltzing into your home by high noon Dressed … Continue reading An arranged marriage

Sword of the Spirit

It has been a long time since I have committed a long list of Bible verses to my memory. From time to time, I try to memorize verses, but somehow usually end up relying on my Bible for the exact words. How convenient would it be if the verses were always in my mind and … Continue reading Sword of the Spirit

Storybook of one’s life, as seen with thanksgiving

When a problem comes in our way, where do we focus? Do we casually say that we have surrendered our situation to God so that He can step in to help us, but in actual fact we end up channelling all our energy into trying to resolve this problem by ourselves? God has a perfect plan for … Continue reading Storybook of one’s life, as seen with thanksgiving