Reflections On Resolutions

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “To Be Resolved.”

We’re entering the final days of 2014 — how did you do on your New Year’s resolutions these past 11.75 months? Is there any leftover item to be carried over to 2015?

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Let me at the outset confess I don’t really make New Year resolutions that resolutely.  So there wasn’t much “stocktaking” to be done right now.  Oh I do make a few resolutions all through the year with deadlines of the following week , month and so on.  But I have forgotten the time I last made a New Year resolution in all earnestness for the  New Year per se.

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100 Happy Days – Day 16

Started the weekend on  a positive note.. went for a longish morning  walk…

Walked the talk with Rajiv

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Morning Walk in A Metro – #100happydays

100 Happy Days – Day 13

Amidst the serenity of the backwaters of my home state ,Kerala – this is Ashtamudi Kayal at Kollam. Spent a wonderful evening and a morning walk with Rajiv.

#100hapydays Day 13

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100 Happy Days – Day 14

A tryst with History – Visited the abode of one of Kerala’s best known painters – described as a prince among painters and a painter among princes, Raja Ravi Varma’s paintings are famous the world over. Visited the Chitrashala where he made many of his memorable paintings – at Kilimannoor Palace, Kerala.

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100 Happy Days -Day 12

In God’s Own Country – at Trivandrum, Kerala – from the clouds

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100 Happy Days – Day 11

Today was not such a great day at work  – but found a bright spot in the evening – Took my daughter out for riding after a long time… Used the time for a short walk myself… the clear blue skies were a real treat… Visit form an ex student and present colleague with her lovely daughter in transit …

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100 Happy Days – Day 9

Had to look for happiness today. …..the bright spots. …in an otherwise not so bright day
Watching back to back movies with
Apoorva Menon …and Cesar snuggled into the crook of my knee ‪#‎100happydays‬ Day 9


100 Happy Days Day 8

A home does not feel complete till everyone is home. Rohan got back after a 3 week sojourn in Pune, where his video  game ( which won the first place in the Games Titan Jam held at Chennai) was showcased at the Annual NASSCOM Game development Conference .  Proud of you and Welcome back, son!  #100happydays Day 8wpid-photogrid_1417200695636.jpg

100 Happy Days Day 7

Had an inspection at the hospital … did my listed surgeries…. Had to do  Emergency CS…. got home to cooking and an evening with friends…. #100happydays Day 7100 happy days 7