GOODBYE, 2022.


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Hi Friends,

Before I could share my memories of 2022, this message forwarded on WhatsApp impressed me so much that I wish to share it with you.

πŸ’ƒπŸ»This is to Inform You All, that Our Beloved and Well Known Friend, Mr 2022 is Retiring on the 31st of this Month.

His 12 Wives, 52 Children and 365 Grand Children will be Attending the Grand Send Off on Saturday, the 31st December at 23.59 Hrs.

However, His Family Members asked Me to Inform You that, He is Retiring with ALL Your…
Untimely Death,
Failure, and

Yet, His Successor, Mr.2023 asked me to Inform You that, He is Going to Compensate You with…
Long Life,
Good Health,
Abundant Blessings,
God’s Blessings, and,
Seasons Greetings…

Happy New Year In Advance…



This is the Rangoli, I drew for the Pongal Celebrations in January, 2022, which went off very well. My blogs started taking off this year.

Sharing the memory of my engagement pic in 2007 which I posted on a women’s social media platform, Sheroes. ‘I saved it on my Google Photos in January, 2022.

My childhood photo..


This month saw more blog posts as I also shared my brother’s Art.

I had also started writing short stories.


I started sketching. ( google photos)

I also started writing about my favorite authors and poets and shared my all time favorite poem by Robert Frost.


I enjoyed a trip to God’s own country, Kerala (Palakkad) to offer our prayers to Goddess Kannadi Amman and also enjoyed sightseeing.

My ancestral home in Palakkad.

Published my first non-fiction ” Wow! Life” With Shri Murli Chari

My mother-in-law’s seventh death Anniversary


My website traffic started growing.

I drew more sketches while Mom made her necklaces.


We had temple festivities in our location.


Other than getting this beautiful pic of my beautiful mom and dearest ( late) dad, and cursing the day I was born ( 7th July). There were no major events. In fact I just kept posting blogs.


I had a book launch function, followed by the publication of my first major book, ” Bala: Short Stories for Children.”


I went on a spiritual trip with my family to various temples in Tamil Nadu.

Before the Navaratri celebrations began, ‘we went on another trip to Kumbakonam.

Annual festival at Bodhendra Ashram, Govindapuram near Kumbakonam.


We celebrated Navratri with Saraswati Puja before Vijayadashmi.

I went to visit Lord Venkateshwara in Tirupati around 19th October.

Enjoying my train journey from Tirupati to Chennai.


Had a brief spell of rain.

I attended a wedding of a family friend.


As the year end arrived, I managed to publish another book, gained another milestone

My most important achievement of the year is gaining wonderful, awesome, amazing exceptionally talented, my fellow bloggers and readers, yes, all of you.

Thank you so much for taking your precious time to visit my website. Hope you enjoyed reading my blogs. 😊😊


22 thoughts on “GOODBYE, 2022.

  1. Wow! Wonderful post! Many things happend in a year. Dear Aparna, so proud of you, feeling happy for all your success! Deserve the best! Have an Amazing Happy New Year!
    Thank’s for all your kindness and support. See you later, i am going to rest.

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  2. Thank you so much, dear Elvira. I love 2022 because I met you as a dear sweet friend. Me too, dear. I am also looking forward to your beautiful blogs. May 2023 give you and your family, a good, healthy long life, with peace, prosperity and happiness. β™₯️β™₯οΈβ€β€β€β€πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜Šβ˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•πŸ«πŸ«πŸ«πŸ«πŸ©πŸ©πŸ©πŸ©πŸ©πŸ©πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ€—

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  3. Aww! Dear friend Aparna You are amazing, thank’s for your kindness and support always. Means a lot to me. Have a wonderful New Year and a blessing, healthy, great prosperous and happy life. πŸ™πŸ’šβ€οΈπŸ’šβ€οΈπŸ’šπŸŽ„πŸ’šπŸ›οΈπŸ€πŸŽ‰πŸ§πŸ«–β˜•πŸ§πŸ«–β˜•πŸ«πŸ©πŸ₯§πŸ°πŸ€πŸ›οΈβœ¨πŸ₯³πŸ₯‚


  4. You have shared your Wonderful journey 🧳 through WordPress. Worth reading. Interesting. And you have good language command. Your scripts are very interesting. Kudos to you my dear Aparna 😍🌹. God bless you πŸ‘πŸ’–


  5. A wonderful post, Aparna ji. You have summed up very well the activities and achievements of 2022! Wish you a happier and more fulfilling year 2023 πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸ’πŸ’β€οΈβ€οΈ

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  6. Beautiful memories Aparna and what a journey you’ve had. πŸ™πŸΌ Thanks for sharing that nice message too. Sending you great wishes for a new year that is going to exceed your expectations. Sending you lots of love, laughs, and hope for bright days ahead my friend. Cheers! πŸ₯°πŸ₯‚πŸ˜πŸ’–πŸ€©


  7. Wish you and your family a very Happy New Year, 2023. ❀❀❀😊😊😊. Wishing you all the happiness, success, love, peace, prosperity, good health and a long life. πŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸ©πŸ©πŸ©β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°

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  8. Thank you so much, dear Bella. Wish you and your family a very Happy New Year, 2023. ❀❀❀😊😊😊. Wishing you all the happiness, success, love, peace, prosperity, good health and a long life. πŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸŒΉπŸ©πŸ©πŸ©β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•β˜•πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°πŸ°

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