Book Review – “Memories of My Father” by Jayanthi K Manikandan

This is the first book I downloaded from the Blogchatter e-Book carnival. I knew it is going to be the most heartwarming book.  What else can come out of a loving daughter’s heart? The book starts with his childhood days of the author's appa and shows his struggle, hard work, foresightedness, and a strong commitment … Continue reading Book Review – “Memories of My Father” by Jayanthi K Manikandan

A Review of “Podcasting, Wellness & Monetizing for Writers In India” by Dr. Amrita Basu

This book by Dr. Amrita is just what any digital content creator needs to explore the digital world through different pathways. This is like the proverbial - “Chota packet Bada dhamaaka”. I can recommend it to everybody who is starting on the journey of content creation.  As one reads from one page to another, one … Continue reading A Review of “Podcasting, Wellness & Monetizing for Writers In India” by Dr. Amrita Basu

Being Independent in Golden Years

I promised myself to write 26 posts in April under the challenge, which I have accepted. The topic which I have opted for is about "second innings" of life that is the life after retirement. Life after retirement is totally a new ball game. It is like relearning the way to live. In this series … Continue reading Being Independent in Golden Years

Health Insurance for Seniors

Health is of prime importance at every stage of life and more so as we age. The expenses on health care increase with age. But the salary is always more than the pension. So, the healthcare expenses pinch. One should create enough kitty for health care in old age. It is not a good idea … Continue reading Health Insurance for Seniors

G – Gadgets for Seniors. 

In today’s post, I will be talking about few gadgets that are very useful for seniors in keeping them connected with their family and friends. Communication is vital for every one and more so for elders. Technology solves issues and there are many gadgets that help seniors live independently and confidently. Let us explore some … Continue reading G – Gadgets for Seniors. 


My father in his early nineties is staying with me for the last 28 years. I have been observing the decline in his cognitive abilities with age. He is forgetting things off and on with time, more so in the last two to three years. I was worried - if it is age-related or setting … Continue reading F – FORGETFULNESS

E for Expressing Gratitude

Hello, so it’s day five of the A2Z challenge and E is the letter of the day. Today, I will share the importance of expressing gratitude and how it brings changes in the life of seniors. Just a reminder again, this post is in the series of my topic “Seconds Innings”. In this series, I … Continue reading E for Expressing Gratitude