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Tips for Making Some Passive Income

Everybody loves having some extra income around, but life appears to get more and more expensive and wages stay the same. Nothing accounts for the inflation cushioning everything in a not so pleasant way. Where...
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The Shape of Forex Trading or the CMC Market

CMC Markets is a financial derivatives dealer based in the United Kingdom. They began operations as a foreign exchange broker in the year 1989. In 1996 CMC Markets started the first online FX trading platform i...
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When in dire need, call them!

An emergency is called thus exactly for the way it makes us to think and act. Emergencies happen all the time and there is no fool-proof method to avoid them entirely. In contrast what we can actually do is to ...
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Gardening with a Brown Thumb

Last year was devoted to getting our front yard in order. We moved into our home two years ago, and while our house was slowly starting to feel like home, our yard (I am being generous here, it's actually just ...
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Improving Language Skills Online

Guest Post ContributionIn today's world, there are many languages spoken in every country. In the United States alone, there are many languages spoken that are not understood by others, and some of those langua...
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New Beginnings

I don't post much personal stuff on my blog, it's never been the space for it. However for some reason, while I was banging out a regular post on my keyboard, all these voices and feelings swirled around in my ...
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This Year I Resolve To

For 2014, I am going to have slightly different new year resolutions. Work Smart After a year of feeling like a hamster on a wheel (basically working my ass of and getting nowhere), I plan on putting a f...

Four Seasons Wine for a Special Occasion

K's birthday happened last week, and I was caught with no surprise or gift in hand. Life has been just too crazy/busy + a nasty flu combined to make me forget about K's birthday entirely. Well almost. I enliste...
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Gender and Video Games

Note: This is a guest post There has been a stirring in force. Across the internet, people are debating, arguing and even making lewd and inappropriate comments following one woman’s video campaign, titled T...
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Happy Mother’s Day

I liked this infographic very much and just had to share it on my blog... Happy Mother's Day to all you moms out there :) ...
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Resolutions

Now that all the overindulgence of holidays + new year is done with, it's time to bring out the hoary, old resolutions and try to attempt them this year at least. Just like every year, my resolutions haven't...
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Comedy Improv at the Opus

The Invite On Friday, I attended my first comedy improv show. This is a performance staged by Centerstage - a media movement company that is based out of Bangalore. Centerstage seems like an awesome platform f...
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A Blogoversary Post + Diwali Wishes

Whew! What a year this has been. In terms of blogging, it's been up and down but also extremely satisfying. Last year, around this time, I slowed down my blogging activities, and started gearing up for the arri...
Reflecting my Current State of Mind

I am Working on a Saturday…

To make up for the unexpected holiday on Monday because of the nation-wide strike in India Boo hoo :( Well, actually not such a bad day, since I just came off a leisurely lunch break where we laughed...
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Happy Easter Everybody!

Hope you all had a lovely Long Weekend! Mine became slightly mixed when I received some alarming health news about a close relative. Fingers crossed that all ends well for him......
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Do you Think I am Gonna Stick to These?

I took my time making new year resolutions this year because I have been so tied up with stuff, it has been difficult to think of anything beyond this week. In addition, this was a very social week for me (...
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This Blog is on a Short Hiatus

My life has been one big stress case for the last couple of weeks, and I am so thrilled to be going off line (so to speak) for the rest of the week. I am going to take a short break from work, blogging, read...
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If I were a baby again…

This post has been published by me as a part of the Blog-a-Ton 4; the fourth edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write. To be part of the next edition, visit and start following B...
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Sharing Some Life Lessons Learnt

I am posting this small tid-bit here because I am tired of saying the same thing again and again to various people....apologies to all my regular readers who are unexpectedly faced with a self-help sorta post! ...
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Is Nishita a bad Word ?

I always find it an amusing exercise when I find out the search terms that people have used to reach my blog. Sometimes, they are bang on target and my blog offers them exactly what they are looking for. And...
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Decisions Decisions!

I find that making a decision is one of the most difficult things to do on Earth. When God has put you in this wonderful position where you have to choose between 2 equally exciting paths, what do you do ? ...