I’m starting to sound like a tourism department representative of Vietnam, but this place has so much beauty that it […]
Flashback to Feb
Now that I’m back and getting a little bored, thinking “What Next”, it’s probably a good time to look back […]
Italy trip update
Got our Schengen visas yesterday. After 3 trips to the most exciting (not!) Ambasciata. Italia, here we come!!! Next on […]
Ufff! It’s hot!
That’s all I can think about these days – the heat and the humidity. All those years of working in […]
Carrot orange cake with cream cheese frosting
We had company for dinner this weekend, and I found a favourite carrot cake recipe. I had copied this recipe […]
Back to school
I am inordinately happy about receiving my new study material. Before I moved to Vietnam, Reva (my sis) had suggested […]
I wonder why applying for a visa always feels like taking an exam? Embassies have a way of intimidating me […]
Shopping and Eating in Hoi An – endlessly!
Suman recently celebrated her birthday, so I baked a pumpkin cake from Martha Stewart’s recipe (http://www.marthastewart.com/recipe/pumpkin-cake-with-brown-butter-icing) After spending a whole […]
Ah! Hoi An!
With the humidity reaching peak levels in Hanoi, it was almost a relief to head to Danang/ Hoi An for […]
That’s finally out of my system!
I thought I would finish the Van Gogh’s World puzzle by the middle of April, but the sunflowers made me […]