Renew

It’s a strange feeling, to have one’s life change drastically while simultaneously feeling like it’s at a standstill. Ajay’s arrival has been nothing short of amazing, but in many ways it has also been the perfect excuse to stop focusing on some of my personal goals.

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Visiting Baby Chickens And Gardening!

As if I needed more reasons to reinforce my lets-live-on-a-farm fantasy, last week we visited one of Devang’s friend’s 70-acre Farm in Coats, NC. The farm belongs to Erin who is a nurse, and her husband Brian who is a police officer. Between saving the world and keeping a homestead, I am not sure when […]

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A word from Ajay…

Don’t let that face fool you. It was a short gassy spell. I don’t know what my mama’s feeding me. It’s been almost a month since I tipped the parent to child ratio in this family and some are dealing with it easier than others.

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DIY Pom-Pom Garland

I am in love with the new pom-pom trend which seems to have made its way into everything including purses, shoes, clothing, and even jewelry! Last weekend, when Arjun and Asha were completely content with their own play without me being the referee, I quietly pulled out my crafting supplies and went to town at the kitchen table […]

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Happy 2nd Birthday Arjun!

  Arjun turned two on Mother’s day and like every mother out there, I am wondering just how my baby got so big so quickly!

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Space Ship 2.0

I have shared my amateur craftiness with cardboard boxes here before, when I’ve repurposed them into various kid toys including a pet cat and a spaceship (1.0). As an adult with a smallish house, I can’t stand the look of big, plastic-y, brightly colored commercial toys littered everywhere (and believe me when I say that like the […]

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A Vintage Vanity Makeover

Vintage Vanity Makeover. Furniture

I am a bit of a furniture junkie! I love buying old pieces with good bones and refinishing them into something that is sold for a lot of money at design stores. When I lived in Chicago, the two things that stopped me from pursuing this hobby more was, 1) living on a third story walk-up condo, […]

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