Hi Friends! Most of you know by now that Ryan and I said a bittersweet goodbye to our life in San Diego and moved back to Connecticut. It’s been exactly a year since our move and I just recently unpacked our last box from the move. Moving sucks, especially when you are leaving a place like San Diego. Since we leased a car in San … Continue reading Cross Country Road Trip : Moving Across The State
“I am so sorry, there is no heartbeat.” These 8 words are the last thing any expectant parent wants to hear. But unfortunately, it is said way too many times. One in four woman experience miscarriages in their lifetime. I’m not afraid to say that I am that one in four. Today would have been the due date of our first baby. October 15th. It … Continue reading The Journey Through My Miscarriages
I woke up this morning to 45 degree weather and had to wear my booties to work. Starbucks already has a fall menu and Halloween goods are all over the stores. I think it’s safe to say that fall is upon us here in the north east. I’m not complaining. Fall is my favorite season of the year. Apple cider, eggnog, pumpkin and cinnamon spice … Continue reading Spicy Beef Noodle Soup
Is it just me or do you feel like Valentine’s Day is just stupid holiday that companies use as an excuse to overcharge for flowers, chocolates and restaurant meals? Over the years, my husband and I have stopped giving each other gifts for Valentine’s Day. We don’t even bother going out for dinner anymore because everything is over priced and prix fixe menus suck. Instead, we usually treat ourselves … Continue reading Unique Valentines Day Gift Ideas
Have you ever been scrolling through Instagram or Groupon and see amazing all-inclusive travel deals that are just so tempting to buy with a click of a button? I often have this problem because I am always looking for deals and always wanting to be on vacation. $2,500 for 7 days all-inclusive in the Caribbean? That just sounds simply amazing. But then I think about … Continue reading To Stay At An All-Inclusive Resort Or Not?
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I had been living in San Diego for the past two and half years and every time we would think about doing a weekend getaway, Catalina Island popped in my head. However, for some reason, we never follow through on it and we just end up hanging out on our couch binge watching Netflix all weekend. Well, when we decided we were going to move back to CT to be closer … Continue reading A day trip to Catalina Island
I have been travelling since I was in my mom’s belly. My parents lived in Kuwait and it was during the time when Iraq invaded Kuwait in 1990 – the Gulf war. They had to flee Kuwait and travel to India, our home land, in order to escape the war. I spent my first year and half in India. When I was just about two years … Continue reading A Little Bit About This Desi