Janus Brandy on display

A High-Spirited Time with Sula Vineyards

One extremely rainy day, I traversed a very small section of a heavily traffic-logged part of Bangalore in order to make my date with some delicious wine and brandy offerings by Sula Vineyards. When I was y...
The view of the fort


Having a pup around the house (yes, we have a pup, and a formal intro will come along later), has spurred us on to become a wee bit more active in our daily lives. All of us have been spending more time out...

Lady Midnight

I've tried and tried and tried to read something a little serious this summer, but I don't know what's happened to me this summer, but I suddenly seem to have developed the attention span of a toddler. What...
Loved seeing all these beautiful horses running loose in the field

A Horsey Weekend

This weekend has been fabulous, exciting, and nerve-wracking all in one go. I am going to break down all the weekend goings-on over a couple of posts, because yes, that much happened. First up, and in this ...
Going Vegan

Is Going Vegan the Next Big Thing?

More and more people seem to be going vegan lately. There are many reasons, both ethical and health wise to eat less meat. You don't need to do much research to realise just how much energy it takes up making t...
Beautiful Mexico

Amazing Things to do in Mexico With Your Family

When you're traveling with your family, or you want to enjoy a big vacation together, it can be tricky to find the right destination to suit you all. There may be young children and older teenagers together. Yo...

Fun Ideas For A Vacation With Friends

Going on holiday with friends is an excellent way to let your hair down and just have some fun. The more of you, the better to make the holiday extra special. Whether it's for a birthday or to celebrate the end...

The Jungle Book

The moment I heard that a new version of The Jungle Book was going to release this summer, I had earmarked it as THE movie to watch. As a family, we don't go to the cinemas much at all: Snubnose has a...

The Cuckoo’s Calling

After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, and creditors are calling. He has also just broken up with ...

The Martian

You must be living behind some rock on this planet if you've not heard of this book or the movie. So, I'm not going to get into too much detail on it. It's enough to say that this was the goodreads choi...

Top Tips to Plan the Perfect Road Trip

There is no better way to travel the world than to hit the open road and see the sights. As far as travelling goes, a road trip is the perfect way to see as many towns, cities and countries as possible. And, it...

Art Exhibition

Snubnose and her friends will be having an exhibition of some of the work they have done in the past couple of years. I've just come back from setting up all the paintings at the gallery, and though we a...

Desi Crime

Been busy, busy, busy with I don't know what - too many social occasions, too many dinners out, and just too many errands to run in general, so my reading has stayed on the most basic level. Which is why th...