Change is in the Air

Fall is a season known for change. Where the trees are overtaken with red, orange and golden hues, leaves crunch underfoot, the apples are fresh and crisp and there’s an overabundance of pumpkin spice flavored goodies. Last year I missed this wonderful season when mothernature begins to prepare herself for the cold winter months looming in the distance. Instead, rather, … Read More

Life Abroad (again…)

Oh my goodness how time flies! I can’t believe I haven’t posted since I’ve gotten here. Sorry to leave you wondering if we ever made it or if the volcanoes interrupted our plans. We made it safe and sound =). While I wish I could say that our time here has been adventurous and lots of trips have been taken … Read More

Cross Your Fingers

I’ve been a terrible blogger. This blog has been neglected and I haven’t posted in forever even though I have lots of ideas to post on. There’s just one giant teensy weensy thing that’s been getting in the way. PACKING! I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I have no idea how the two of us have accumulated … Read More

Celebrate Love!

Love really is an amazing thing. It can change your life entirely. I can’t imagine a world where I am restricted in who I am allowed to love. Unfortunately, this is a relatively new phenomenon and is not necessarily the case in all corners of the world. There are two things that are happening today that have made me step … Read More

7 Things I Love about Living in the States

It was a beautiful day today with the sun shining and a nice cool breeze blowing, so Abhi and I went to the park today to enjoy our lunch. While we ate our lunch we began discussing the things we like the most about living in the States. In having this discussion I realized that I haven’t taken the time … Read More


Hi all! Things have been super, crazy, hectic but it’s all been worth it. Remember how this blog started with me talking about my time in India here and hereand how I wanted to go back? Well, I’ve got exciting news…

Book Review: Dreaming in English by Laura Fitzgerald

Dreaming In English- Cover

I was thoroughly impressed by Laura Fitzgerald’s Veil of Roses, so as soon as I found out there was more to the story, a sequel called Dreaming in English, I headed to the library to check it out. It’s not often that a sequel out does the first book. However, I think that Fitzgerald did a wonderful job at continuing … Read More

Recipe Box: Chicken Tikka Masala

One of my favorite dishes when Abhi and I go out for Indian food is Chicken Tikka Masala. Last year we had some friends over and I decided to take on the task of making chicken tikka masala for dinner. I died and went to heaven. It was delicious and not that difficult. As someone who stumbles around the kitchen … Read More

Recipe Box: Chicken Tikka

My meat consumption is no where near where it used to be before I met Abhi. And while we eat mostly vegetarian dishes this Chicken Tikka is on the top of our list for favorite foods that have come out of the kitchen. I had bought The Everything Indian Cookbook on a whim and hadn’t been that impressed with some … Read More

Don’t blink

It really is amazing to me how quickly time is flying by. My recent trip to India which was almost six months seemed to pass in just a matter of weeks. If I’m already feeling like this I can only imagine how I will feel once I have children! All these feelings have come up today because at this time … Read More