Category Archives: Personal

From the Fastest to the Slowest

I’ve been a fast walker all my life. I outpaced most people and my dad liked walking with me because he didn’t have to slow down to match my pace. At university it used to irritate me no end to … Continue reading

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The Surprise Baby Shower

I knew my friends were planning to throw me a baby shower and I figured out when it would be. My friends, God bless them couldn’t contain their excitement and made slips and they’re not the most authentic liars ;) … Continue reading

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Some things don’t change.

It’s somehow a relief to know that somethings haven’t changed. While almost everything about my life and routine has been taken over by the pregnancy, I can still sleep like a log when I’m stressed. Last night’s sleep was one … Continue reading

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Terror strikes!

I admit, I’m terrified of not being able to handle labour pain. More than that I’m unwilling to go through a C-section. I’m hoping I’ll have a natural birth but after much effort I’ve managed to convince myself to be … Continue reading

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From ‘Me’ to ‘We’ to ‘Us’

It’s crazy how things change with time. A little over two years ago, I was single, studying and was a chai charsee. Now I’m married, about to become a mommy and rarely drink chai.

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May Mayhem!

May was a very happening month for me! My sister had a 7 hour transit in Dubai on May 17th. After tons of Visa drama where I tried everything and she tried everything and still all people had to tell … Continue reading

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Forgetting a dream

It’s interesting and a little scary to realize that I can’t remember the name of the company that I interned at during my last summer home. I got a job offer from them and I really wanted to join – … Continue reading

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A change of direction

For those of you who don’t know, I have three blogs.  The Writing Base is about freelancing, writing and social networking. It is commentary on my experiences as a new freelancer. Cuppa Life – where you’re at right now – … Continue reading

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Off To India!

I’m flying to India for a 10 day break. Will be back with lots of pictures and tales to tell! Till then, take care!

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Sleepless in Sharjah

Photo Credit: Pjvandi When I moved here, my biggest issue was not having anything to do. Literally. I had no family and absolutely no friends. In short, I knew no one apart from my husband and his family. Combine that … Continue reading

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