Stay at Home Series – Episode 2: Dalgona Coffee and MasterChef Fails

Did you guys see that clickbait title?!!! Eh eh eh ๐Ÿ˜‰ Dalgona Coffee seems to be all the rage lately. I don’t blame people. Apparently, you need one of those mechanic mixers or use ALL of your day time and energy in whipping up that 1:1:1 ratio of coffee, sugar and water, into a thick,Continue reading “Stay at Home Series – Episode 2: Dalgona Coffee and MasterChef Fails”

Stay at Home Series – Episode 1: The Working Mom

I’m basically starting these series to bore you guys senseless or make you guys laugh out loud. Also, to practice writing and continue writing on my blog, considering, I’m not going to be traveling much or getting my reading done in the speed with which I usually do ๐Ÿ˜‰ These are stories from my ownContinue reading “Stay at Home Series – Episode 1: The Working Mom”

2020 Plans – The year of trying to do more and give more

Happy New Year everyone!!!! I am trying to raise my inner Hermione and figure out a way to get one of those time turning clocks so that I can achieve all of these things – some new and some carried forward from last year, in the year 2020! We will see what went down 365Continue reading “2020 Plans – The year of trying to do more and give more”

2019 – The year that was..

I started this blog post last year, when I wanted to take time to reflect on the year that was, what went well, what didn’t, tragedies and surprises, happiness and sorrows, lessons learned or not learned, all that jazz. I read last year’s post and decided that I wanted to keep writing these posts atContinue reading “2019 – The year that was..”

My U2 Experience – Attending a concert solo, with or without you ;)

Seems like a thing with me lately, doesn’t it? Doing things solo? I mean, we’ve heard of solo travelers, and reading is always a solo activity, but doing other things alone? Most people would cringe, or think, she has lost her marbles. Add to that the fact that the person signing up for all theseContinue reading “My U2 Experience – Attending a concert solo, with or without you ;)”

10 things I learnt from 10 years of being married and running 10K!

A lot of tens in that subject title. I thought of trying to make it a clickbait title. I wonder if it will work ๐Ÿ˜‰ This year, I ran my first 10K run, and a few more 10Ks eventually. I also crossed another milestone in my life – being married for 10 years ๐Ÿ™‚ IfContinue reading “10 things I learnt from 10 years of being married and running 10K!”

But mummy! Boys donโ€™t cry!!

Two days back my nearly four year old daughter returned from childcare and told us about how a boy in her class fell and got a bad cut with glass and had blood oozing all over his leg. In her words below: “Mummy! You know, Akhilesh fell down today in the big mirror door andContinue reading “But mummy! Boys donโ€™t cry!!”

Three year anniversary on WordPress today!

I received a notification from WordPress this morning congratulating me on being a WordPress blogger for three years now. And I couldn’t imagine that I have been blogging here for three years already!   And that is just the WordPress platform. I had actually started blogging long before this and had a travel blog whenContinue reading “Three year anniversary on WordPress today!”

Life Diaries & Reading Wrap Up – Sep 2019

I know, it is almost half way through October, and that I’m quite late with my Sep wrap up post, but what is it that they say? ‘Better late than never, right?’ So here goes a brief snapshot of my month in September this year. September is my birthday month, and although I didn’t wantContinue reading “Life Diaries & Reading Wrap Up – Sep 2019”

Life Diaries and Reading Wrap Up – Aug 2019

August was all about reading some great books and spending a lot of quality time with friends. After all, it is the month when we celebrate Friendship day ๐Ÿ˜‰ Trips I made in August: We had a few trips to enjoy the monsoons with family and friends. The first one was to Bhandardara and youContinue reading “Life Diaries and Reading Wrap Up – Aug 2019”