Chasing the Winter Blues Away !

Winter is finally here to stay! It’s been fluctuating betweens teens and single digits with the Weather Goddess this Winter, for the past one week, though we cannot complain of too much snow, we have been subjected to freezing conditions and beyond this week. Driving home from work, it was almost sunset, it becomes dark…

Random things in the week that made you stop and smile awhile

There are somethings in life, however crazy busy you are in the week, that make you stop and smile a while, let’s call them “grace stops” for now.Somethings that make your heart skip a beat, stop & look at it, for the sheer magic it spins around it, be it a thing, an event or…

Holiday Decor

The holiday mood is slowly setting in……..bringing the warmth and cheer indoors, a little each day.Weekends seem to be an ideal time to let your creativity flow and light up the home.What better way to celebrate the holidays than sharing the joy and cheer ?   May our home and hearts be blessed Β this holiday…

Sometimes a girl gotta do what she gotta do….

There was no particular rhyme or reason…..JUST B’COZ….I FELT LIKE IT !!! Sometimes a girl just has to do what she enjoys doing,light a fragrant candle,surround herself with flowers, eat chocolates and watch “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” on Netflix to remind herself TGIF πŸ˜‰ πŸ™‚

Deepavali – The Festival of Lights

What is it about a festival, that stirs longings in one to be surrounded by warmth & joyful feelings,entangled in childhood memories of a festival spent with so much fervor and happiness ? The social media flooded with images of Deepavali celebrations in my motherland of India, so far away from home, in the midst…

FALL BURLAP AND FLOWER WREATH

Do you love being greeted at the door each day by something beautiful and bright ? Well, I do, it just sets the mood for the day πŸ™‚ Each day I had gone for a walk in my neighborhood, when I first moved to this country, I was often greeted by cheerful wreaths on the…

CHIHULY GARDEN AND GLASS

This was our first trip to the Pacific Northwest,I was excited…traveling always does that to me, the sights you will see the people you will meet, the culture you will imbibe in those short few days and the way your mind would expand with all that discovery……but nothing prepared me to this beautiful unfolding of…

A Facelift !

It was a “Mother’s Day” gift, this garden bench to me, perhaps why I do not have the heart to give it away even when it is creaky & worn off.It stood the test of time, weathering all kinds of storm,feet firmly in the ground amidst the flowers.Being someone who loves the changing of seasons,my…