Inky – The Lazy Donkey

Another story customized in my style for my little ones... * * * Once upon a time, there was a salt merchant named Simsim who owned a donkey named Inky. Simsim was a very patient, calm and a very kind master. Inky, the donkey was lazy and always found ways to avoid work. One day, … Continue reading Inky – The Lazy Donkey


The Lion and The Mouse

Today, I share with you one of my daughter's favorite bedtime story. There are several versions of this, but this is one of my versions that I knew would be interesting for my little girl of age 3. Yeah, she simply loved it - being so animated, sweet and short. * * * * Once … Continue reading The Lion and The Mouse

Diwali – A Legend Behind It!

  Diwali, is the festival of Lights as everyone would know it. It is the beginning of yet another New Year! However, behind this festival lies several legends that lead to this day being marked as one of the most important festivals celebrated by our Hindu brothers and sisters all over the world. One such … Continue reading Diwali – A Legend Behind It!

Put The Glass Down – Today!

The Professor began his class by holding up a glass with some water in it. He held it up for all to see & asked the students “How much do you think this glass weighs?" '50gms!'..... '100gms!' .....'125gms' ...the students answered. "I really don't know unless I weigh it," said the professor, "but, my question … Continue reading Put The Glass Down – Today!

You’re Still As Beautiful As Ever

One day, a young guy and a young girl fell in love. But the guy came from a poor family. The girl’s parents weren’t too happy. So the young man decided not only to court the girl but to court her parents as well. In time, the parents saw that he was a good man … Continue reading You’re Still As Beautiful As Ever

The Weight of Your Potatoes

A kindergarten teacher has decided to let her class play a game. The teacher told each child in the class to bring along a plastic bag containing a few potatoes. Each potato will be given a name of a person that the child hates, so the number of potatoes that a child will put in his/her … Continue reading The Weight of Your Potatoes

Our Lady of Lourdes

Our Lady of Lourdes Feast Day 11th February Each year over 2 million people make their way through the mountainous country of southeastern France to Lourdes. They come seeking cures, hoping to find answers, believing, and praying. At Lourdes, people recall the Lady dressed in white, with a blue sash, yellow roses at her feet, … Continue reading Our Lady of Lourdes