Pink Chai Road Trip … See You Soon!

Hello lovelies! I was a little hesitant about writing this post – because really, do I need to make an ‘announcement’ that I’m taking a couple of weeks off? Will the blog world really stop and miss me so much…

Biz Mama: Should I Start a Social Media Business?

Biz Mama is a series where I’m sharing some glimpses into my life at the intersection of motherhood & entrepreneurship, you can read more here. Aaah, the social media biz. It’s the call of young digital nomads all around the world.…

How to Make Amla Oil at Home

My love for amla (gooseberry) oil began in my teens. While I grew up with my mom rubbing either almond or coconut oil in my head depending on the season, I fell in love with Dabur Amla Hair Oil on…

A Mobile Spa, Pedicures, and Pakoras – The Ultimate Girl’s Night!

First off, a confession; the girl’s night you are about to read about happened in June. I have no real explanation for why I’ve been so slow at posting things in July, but can I have a ‘get out of…

Rooh Afza Lemonade with Mint {Bonus: Martini Recipe Too!}

As I grow older I’ve started to notice a very strange trend; foods I avoided as a child are becoming my favourites – comfort foods of sorts. I’m not sure if it’s because my palette has matured as an adult,…

Dear Mom at the Park: I Don’t Need Your Help to Feel Ugly

If you’ve ever met me in real life, or if you’ve followed my blog for a long time you might have noticed two things about me; I have a very crooked front tooth, and I have a lot of deep…

Stencilled Anguthi {Ring} Box

I came across this this little wooden box on a visit to my local thrift store a few months ago, and it was just begging to be reinvented. I initially thought I would turn it into a decorative box for…

How to Dry and Store Kadi Patta | Curry Leaves

{Fresh kadi patta (curry leaves) add flavour and fragrance to Indian food} Over the last year I’ve really expanded my repertoire in the kitchen, particularly when it comes to Indian food. Ever since taking up a gluten free diet, Indian…

My Weekly Hair Straightening Routine

Like most women I have a love/hate relationship with my hair. In it’s frizzy, curly, air-dried state I can’t stand it; but when given the love and attention of smoothing oils, and the support of a ceramic straight iron, it’s…

35 Before 35 List

    In a few hours I’m turning 33, not a huge number, but for the first time in years (since my 25th birthday in fact), I feel like I’m ‘getting old’, whatever the heck that means anyway. I want my…

Skincare in Your 30’s….

First of all, no need to be alarmed – yes I am in my 30’s. What’s that you say? I don’t look a day over 21, you are too kind! Okay, okay, you got me … I’m turning 33 this…


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