Thursday, December 31, 2009

Hello 2010!

Dear 2009,

You've had brought with you a whole lot of happiness and a little bit of sadness, made me smile those never ending smiles and made me cry a little bucket (and I assure you it was a teeny weeny one) of tears. But you know what? The best thing you taught me was to take everything in my stride, which is the reason I can say confidently and with much surety that I was happy for most of this year!

5 Lessons Learned

1. Never to take anything in life too seriously. If you feel like saying up next - '... coz you will never get out of it alive anyway', I wouldn't stop you! ;)

2. How much you do for anyone can never ever be enough, so limit yourselves! - This has proved helpful for me, and I know some others who can use this pointer to avoid further disappointments.

3. Listen to your instincts - They're ALWAYS right! - Well... a woman's instincts are more powerful, so I dunno if the same philosophy would hold true for guys ;)

4. Be around more with happy people - Trust me, it helps a lot! But that doesn't mean you dump your friends when they are in need.

5. Learn to love my blog and life will love you....







Okay, the last one was a joke. I wasn't getting any fifth pointer! :(

Philosophy and jokes apart, hope you guys have a blessed 2010! May all the seasons next year bring you truckloads and truckloads of happiness and may all of your dreams be fulfilled...

Happy New Year 2010!

Signing off,
With much love...

P.S : Don't forget to wish me too! I am off for few days to spend quality time with family and relatives. Will see you when I get back. And please feed my fishies while I am gone no? Miss me.. :)


  1. :)
    same to ya and to all at home dhanu!
    tc stay blesses! njoy

  2. Bumped into your blog today. Very nice work done Dhanya. I will read it completely in days to come.

    A very happy new year!!

  3. Cute stuff! :) Have a fantastic 2010!!

  4. I rather like point 5! :)
    Good luck sweetheart! God bless you and give you the bestest Nair boy in the universe! I love your blog! See you around!

    HNY 2010!

  5. Miss ya dhannooo.. :(

    U too have a greeeaattt tym with family and relatives..Convey my regards to achan,amma and also the lil gal.. :)

    That was a well jotted down list.I've got stuff in there too,I understand.. :P

    Happy New Year!!! :)


  6. Happy New Year.. Sweetheart! May you have a wonderful year...!!

  7. Happy New Year!!! :)
    Those lessons learnt actually make a lot of sense.. something very similar to what all I learnt..

    Wish you all the luck and happiness in the coming new year!


  8. Well…Well…Well
    The 4 lessons carried exceptions to them and were much debatable…Hence I loved following the 5th point much. Why not, after all your blog deserves it. :)
    I wish you have/get more happiness and success in this coming year than the previous one. Hey Have a nice quality time…:)

    P.S. If you ask all the readers to feed those fishes…then there is a grave danger of making them seriously ill because of indigestion or hunger. Hehehe…
    New Year wishes to those fishes as well…

  9. happy new year sweeety....have a great one..:) come back soon!

  10. Sweet! and yeah I will do the fifth point u mentioned :) I promise.. though I am not sure, that i will follow the other four! :P

    LOve you Dhans.. :)

    Miss me too.. okya?

    Happy New year and God bless you!!!!!!

  11. A very Happy and Proseperous New Year to u too n Thank You !!
    loved the way u wrote it :)

  12. Wishing you a happy and prosperous new year

  13. happy new year to u too dhanno :)

  14. Wish you a happy new year too babe :)

  15. Happy New Year Dhans :) :)

  16. Hey dhaani!!
    Hope u have a mucho masti-bharaa new year!!
    Happy new year!!:)

  17. wish u a great 2010.......nice lesson, but make sure you learn them by-heart.....less you forget them and start taking life seriously when something goes wrong in life...Keep smiling...:)

  18. May you get a clean bill of health from your dentist, your cardiologist, your gastro-enterologist, your urologist, your proctologist, your podiatrist, your psychiatrist, your plumber and the I.R.S.

    May your hair, your teeth, your face-lift, your abs and your stocks not fall; and may your blood pressure, your triglycerides, your cholesterol, your white blood count and your mortgage interest not rise.

    May New Year's Eve find you seated around the table, together with your beloved family and cherished friends. May you find the food better, the environment quieter, the cost much cheaper, and the pleasure much more fulfilling than anything else you might ordinarily do that night.

    May what you see in the mirror delight you, and what others see in you delight them. May someone love you enough to forgive your faults, be blind to your blemishes, and tell the world about your virtues.

    May the telemarketers wait to make their sales calls until you finish dinner, may the commercials on TV not be louder than the program you have been watching, and may your check book and your budget balance - and include generous amounts for charity.

    May you remember to say "I love you" at least once a day to your spouse, your child, your parent, your siblings; but not to your secretary, your nurse, your masseuse, your hairdresser or your tennis instructor.

    And may we live in a world at peace and with the awareness of God's love in every sunset, every flower's unfolding petals, every baby's smile, every lover's kiss, and every wonderful, astonishing, miraculous beat of our heart.

    HAPPY NEW 2010 :D

  19. Happy new year .. you hv been awarded.
    check out mu blog :)

  20. I do love your blog :)

  21. Wah. philosophical jhadding eh? :P
    I liked ur points. *jumps at 3rd one*
    *ignores 5th one* :P
    happy new year >:D<
    yes ur fishies are safe with me, saifu :D :P
    take care, have loadsa fun :)

  22. No. 4 I completely agree to it..
    That's just so true..

    Wish u a happy new year too :)

  23. happy new year da :)!lov u be happy always

  24. lol..five pointers...high in fashion...

    happy new year frnd :)

  25. quality time, what time is that

  26. lovely lessons dear!!and wish u a very happy new year. :)

  27. I do 1. all d time, dats my fave pastime on earth :D
    n yes 3 is so true.. nobody can beat a woman's instincts!! wat to do? we r programmed by nature for dat ;)
    Great post lady!

    Wishin u a happy n rockin new yr ahead..keep smiling :)

  28. Truly said. I totally agree with you..i mean the until the 4th pointer.
    Have a great year ;)

  29. happy new year Dhanya... :)

  30. Happy New year Dhanya..!!!

    May all your dreams come true...may all the hapiness be with you..!!!

  31. learned a lot from ur post now :)..thanks for the write up :)...

    Happy new Year :)...


  32. I can see the effect of toddy in that philosophy.....he he :P

    jokes apart....Happy happy new year!! Njoyyyyyy...Have a blasttttt...;-)

  33. happy new year .. and nice fundaes for us to kick start well ;)

  34. precious five... the third rules them all :)

  35. Happy New year...

  36. hey thanks for the wishes. I agree that being with people of +ve attitude helps. Personally I dont prefer people who crib and always find faults.

    You have a rocking twenty ten.

    BTW just got to know u r twitter

  37. Nice post on welcoming 2010. Happy and Prosperous New Year. :)

    Best wishes.

  38. Wish you a happy new year...

    And abt tht pointer : to be surrounded by happy ppl n never leave ur frenz side wen u need u... I appreciate :)

  39. hehhe
    i like your points..
    yes yes..including the 5th one :P

    happy new yr :)

  40. Some really good points to ponder over....though I agree to disagree with u on the 2nd point.
    I always do the best I can....rising above the herd is what it is called.
    I'd even go far as to say...dont expect anything from anybody. If they appreciate u its a bonus but if they dont u never expected anything anyway....yeah yeah I know its easier to preach than practice;-D

    Have a wonderful year ahead!!!!!!

    p.s: u've been awarded:-))!!!!

  41. Happy new years dhanno..y do i think one of ur pointers was a silent dig at me...hmmm..oh well...we ll see in the long run wont we...

    Have a blast on ur trip and cya online once u r back


  42. First time here .. seems to me a place where I can be more :)

    Happy new year !

    6th lesson .. yeah you should come to my blog and love it, follow it, leave a comment around .. and keep being there :D

    P.S. Nothing much :P

  43. gues 3rd one is universal. u have a good one too dhanya. happy new year. and invite me for ue weding, wnt u? :P

  44. Wish u a very happy new year!!

  45. Well it its any education, I guess we ALL should listen to our instincts.

    Btw, hope you had a blast with your folks at home!

  46. i couldn't agree more with the second point..
    wish u a happy new year ahead too.

  47. Hope you guys have a great year! God bless! :)


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