Category Archives: By Aravinda

Does it involve getting up?

“Does it involve getting up?” This is one of our many Family Jokes. “I guess I should do X….” “Then do it.” “But it involves getting up!” But it’s not just a joke.  A lot of times, X gets delayed … Continue reading

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Richmond American Homes: Please reclaim your lost property — Adopt-A-Road — Idlewild Days

  Richmond American Homes: Please reclaim your lost property. And try to keep it from getting lost in the first place, will you?  The same goes for everyone who leaves stuff on the street.  Unless it’s for bulk pickup or … Continue reading

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Constitutional Law Youth Camp!

Do you understand the Bill of Rights? Would you like to see how Supreme Court judges decide cases and decide some yourself? Get set for a deep dive in to the United States Constitution! via Constitutional Law Youth Camp — Idlewild … Continue reading

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2016 – The Musical

Happy New Year!  Should have posted this way back in January but it took a while for Khiyali to edit the video.  Or rather, it took a while for her to get around to editing it and then a while … Continue reading

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Atli Fatli Futli!

Kids who turn their neighbourhood into a playbourhood can have a free range and plenty of space to run, hide and invent games that make use of the local landscape. Watch these kids in our ‘hood explain how to play “Atli Batli Futli!” also known as “Atli Fatli Futli!”
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contradictions

I was mentioning to Ravi that “anything that we say about the papa will be contradicted by the papa.” “Yes!” Khiyali rejoined, thus agreeing with the statement and (thereby) contradicting it at the same time.

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Top 8 Reasons to have a doctor for a SIL

So my SIL sent me a list of reasons to marry a female physician.   Such as, she will be of high intelligence, low-maintenance, and know the wisdom of the Middle Path, having Seen It All from birth to death and … Continue reading

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