Raj Thandhi

Posts by this author:

Ikea Dining Table Hack: Inspired by India

I have a weird obsession with dining tables. Every place we’ve ever lived in since getting married (which has been a lot of places), I’ve always prioritized buying or upgrading our dining table before any other furniture. Even though we…


Rasmalai Shortbread Cookies

Huge confession folks; I’m not really a cookie person. Ironic, since I love baking them! That being said, there is one type of I do love, shortbread cookies. Which is why I’m super excited to share today’s Diwali cookie box…


DIY Bollywood Quote Candles

Bollywood quote candles. This was one of my first DIYs for the blog, but still one of my favourites. Bringing it out of the archives just in time for Diwali. I love making these up for Diwali party favours and…


Blog Post Ideas: My Secret Trick for Finding Them

Do you ever find yourself stuck when you are trying to come up with new blog post ideas? I’ve been blogging for almost 10 years, but I often find myself out of ideas when I open my calendar and try…


Diya Shaped Chai Spice Sugar Cookies

What could be more Diwali than diya cookies? Maybe diya shaped chai spice sugar cookies! (That’s kind of a mouthful I know.) [Diya cookies are the first in our Diwali Cookie Box series. To see the full box, and for…


The Ultimate Diwali Cookie Box

It’s that time of the year! There’s a chill in the air, the sweatshirts are coming out, and the festive season is creeping up on us. That’s why we are getting a head start at prepping with our Diwali Cookie…


How to Prep for a Busy Week Ahead {My Sunday Routine}

It’s 9am on Sunday morning. The kids & Mr are still sleeping. I’ve been out for a quick walk, had a cup of coffee, answered some insta story questions, and now it’s time to tackle the Sunday scaries. You know…


5 Best Drinks In Juneau, Alaska

Quick, what’s the first thing that comes to mind when I say Juneau? Snow, cruise ships, and maybe Alaskan salmon? After my recent trip to Juneau I can tell you that if you visit in the summer, you’ll definitely see…


How To Have A Magical Christmas In New York

New York City at Christmas time – could there be anything more magical? Since I haven’t been to Disneyland in over 20 years, I’m going to go ahead and say no. The store windows, the Rockefeller tree and all of…


Looking for Something?