Whirlwind…

or…it has felt like one, spinning me in so many directions my head whirls by the minute. Life has been throwing things at me lately (faster than I would like) but I am happy to say I am, for the most part, taking it in stride and keeping up. Great for me but I find…

Dog Days…

After every trip back home or…anywhere, actually, we have this two to three week period of getting our two dogs back on schedule. Why so long? Well, while we are on vacation so are they. We send them to this lovely kennel in Kandala (which is a former Hill Station) hours outside of the hustle…

The Unchangeable…

years ago, when I was a teenager, I had suffered a setback and was devastated. My father shared a pearl of wisdom with me: “You can’t change the unchangeable.” I admit that his words pissed me off and so I was dismissive and missed how profound that statement was until I was in my 30’s and was…

Tales of Life in India 2…

or: The Trouble With Maids. We left off with me getting psyched up over hiring a maid. I have never had a maid. I haven’t wanted nor needed a maid. I like my privacy and the thought of having a complete stranger in my space always kind of freaked me out. Yes, there has been…

Tales of Life in India…

I made a promise to myself that when I returned to Mumbai I would make time to be creative and I intend to keep that promise. I need that creative outlet. It is vital to my mental well being. I actually made myself several promises and they are all connected to me being more creative…