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Insider’s Guide: Best Shopping in Mumbai

  • April 15, 2015

The Insider's Guide to Mumbai series is loaded with information to help you visit and explore this expansive and vibrant city like a local. After living as an expat for so many years, I found that to really get to know a…

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Lily Beach Resort & Spa Maldives

  • April 14, 2015

Welcome to the A to Z Challenge, an initiative that invites bloggers to post an alphabet-themed post every day (excluding Sundays) during the month of April.  As part of this challenge, I’ll be sharing some of my travel memories to known and…

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Travel Memories: Kashmir

  • April 13, 2015

Welcome to the A to Z Challenge, an initiative that invites bloggers to post an alphabet-themed post every day (excluding Sundays) during the month of April.  As part of this challenge, I’ll be sharing some of my travel memories to known and…

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Travel Memories: Jaisalmer

  • April 11, 2015

Welcome to the A to Z Challenge, an initiative that invites bloggers to post an alphabet-themed post every day (excluding Sundays) during the month of April.  As part of this challenge, I’ll be sharing some of my travel memories to known and…

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Travel Memories: Emeishan

  • April 6, 2015

Welcome to the A to Z Challenge, an initiative that invites bloggers to post an alphabet-themed post every day (excluding Sundays) during the month of April.  As part of this challenge, I’ll be sharing some of my travel memories to known and…

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Travel Memories: Angkor Wat

  • April 1, 2015

Welcome to the A to Z Challenge, an initiative that invites bloggers to post an alphabet-themed post every day (excluding Sundays) during the month of April.  As part of this challenge, I’ll be sharing some of my travel memories to known and…

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Celebrating Holi with Kids at Home

  • February 5, 2015

You have read about Holi, you have seen the photos, but you aren't sure if you (or your child) are ready to deal with a public celebration? Have your own house party instead! Celebrating Holi with kids at home is a…

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Rickshaw Run: The Beginning

  • January 29, 2015

On a day to day basis it was the longest most frustrating 14 days of our lives, looking back it was the most amazing and adventurous 14 days. I should be scared, but I am not. I am full of…

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Insider’s Guide: Top Restaurants in Mumbai

  • January 21, 2015

The Insider's Guide to Mumbai series is loaded with information to help you visit and explore this expansive and vibrant city like a local. After living as an expat for so many years, I found that to really get to know a…

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Insider’s Guide: Where to Stay in Mumbai

  • January 13, 2015

The Insider's Guide to Mumbai series is loaded with information to help you visit and explore this expansive and vibrant city like a local. After living as an expat for so many years, I found that to really get to know a…

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Travelling to India with Kids

  • November 21, 2014

Travel to India without children seems daunting to most people, much less with small kids in tow. However, traveling to India with kids can be a rich and rewarding experience for the entire family. Yes, it can be difficult, but…

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A Return to Home: Mumbai Revisited

  • November 10, 2014

As the plane circles over Mumbai, we have already been traveling for more than 40 hours - myself, my husband and our 4 year old son. We are exhausted, but we are energized. The smell of Mumbai somehow seeps through…

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Things I Miss About India

  • August 12, 2014

In preparation of our return visit to India (our expat home for 8+ years), I keep coming back to the things I miss most about it and why I feel the urge to return after only leaving 2 years ago.…

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Expectations and Realities of Expat Life in India

  • June 26, 2013

I left San Francisco ready for adventure, excitement, travel and days filled with amazingness. What I found on the other side included all of this, but also loneliness, disillusionment and hard work.  I had already traveled all over the world…

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Best Places to Visit in Delhi with Kids

  • May 23, 2013

India isn't probably the first destination you would think to take your kids, and the capital, the capital of India may not be an obvious choice but kids are warmly welcomed there and throughout the country.  Younger kids may find…

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