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 outdoors playing with little Coco (our cutie lab), and last week, we kind of overreached ourselves and decided that we would take Coco with us on a hike up to Gudibanda fort.

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 with the onset of summer holidays, weekends horse-riding with Piglet, raising a new pup (yes! Follow my instagram for some puppygrams), and general laziness, I’ve just not thought through my reading too much, and have slightly relaxed blogging diligently about every book I read.

Anyway, coming back to the point of this post, which is to rave about Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare. This book had me reading compulsively late into the night.

Signature Mornings @ITCHotels – Carefully Sourced and Mindfully Prepared


On Sunday, World Environment Day, the folks at ITC Gardenia called me over to brief me about the measures they take towards sustainable luxury (more on that in an upcoming post). We met up for breakfast and tried their Signature Mornings offerings. This is their healthy offering where apart from their regular breakfast buffet at Cubbon Pavilion, ...

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 post, I am going to blather on about Piglet’s excitement over starting horse-riding classes this weekend.

Teaser Tuesdays: The Blue Between Sky and Water


Being a mother of two children who are mad about Kinder Joy eggs, reading this excerpt from The Blue Between Sky and Water by Susan Abulhawa made me feel so immeasurably sad. Here, a small child from the Gaza strip mourns the loss of Kinder Joy eggs when they are under siege by the Israelis. Of everything ...