A funny forward

————I didn`t write this————– Boss says to secretary: For a week we will be going abroad, so make arrangements. Secretary calls up Husband: “For a week my boss and I will be going abroad, you will have to look after yourself.” Husband makes a call to his secret lover: “My wife is going abroad for …

Mobiles – still an enigma for most

A month back Rekha gifted her father a mobile and asked him to start using it right away. He had always depended on a landline that would stop working because of something as trivial as a neighbor`s fart (lose connections can happen when walls of the house shake!). Rekha did mention to me that she …

When deodorants got banned

Deodorants are very important in today`s World. In fact, when the first time capsule was buried 50 feet below the ground, during the World Fair in 1937, a deodorant can was one of the items kept inside. It was expected that after traveling a long way the Aliens would take bath, spray the deo and …

A lonely, desperate man

Have you ever been desperate? If you are a lady, you probably DON`T know how it feels…but a man will understand. A man, who is short, dark and makes no sense to pretty girls will understand it better. Just in case you don`t know, I am short, dark and make no sense to girls…somebody like …

Maggi & Me

You probably cook Nestle`s Maggi noodles, eat it and forget it. No so in my case. This blog post is to explain why Maggi has been such a big thing for me, and my sisters. I first came to know about Maggi in 1985, when we were about to leave Kholapur (in Maharashtra) and settle …