Fire Mountain (part 2)

I’ve not written a post in nearly a year! I’m not sure why I stopped writing. I think I got a bit too serious for myself let alone everyone else! In my previous post I wrote about how and why I went on a yoga & ayurveda retreat – a life first for me! IContinue reading “Fire Mountain (part 2)”

Fire Mountain (part 1)

This month, I’ve shipped myself off to a ayurveda, yoga and meditation retreat. I want it to be like a reset button for my life – break the old bad habits, create some new healthy ones and regain some balance in my life so I can generally be a better person. Having no idea ifContinue reading “Fire Mountain (part 1)”

I’ve started so I’ll finish…

Well I don’t often bare my personal thoughts publicly, but there has been something I’ve been meaning to get off my chest for a while so here goes… A year ago I started something that meant a great deal to me, that as yet I’ve been unable to finish. I wanted to make a film.Continue reading “I’ve started so I’ll finish…”

Sick as a Street Dog

In times of late I have not been well at all. Having suffered (and survived!) in the past from the infamous Indian ‘Delhi belly’ I have developed, quite proudly, guts of steel. During my last stint living in India I got sick once- not a bad record for two years! I definitely found myself suffering basically never fromContinue reading “Sick as a Street Dog”

Culture Clash: Boobies!

This incident, rather ironically happened to me during World Breastfeeding Week, so wishing all the mamas out there doing it, trying to do it and supporting those that can’t a belated happy World Breastfeeding Week! Find out more in the link below: http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org The reason it is ironic for me is I had a debate (readContinue reading “Culture Clash: Boobies!”

A New Kidney for Filu – Reunited! an update

Regular readers of my blog will know of my campaign to help my friend Filu get a new kidney. If you haven’t heard about it you can read more here: https://anenglishwomaninmumbai.wordpress.com/2015/03/27/a-new-kidney-for-my-friend-in-india/ https://anenglishwomaninmumbai.wordpress.com/2015/11/12/a-new-kidney-for-my-friend-in-india-happy-update/ Towards the end of last year Filu finally found a matching donor after many years of waiting and painful dialysis and had herContinue reading “A New Kidney for Filu – Reunited! an update”

My First Morning Cycle

My mother has given me a bike. It is both a curse and a blessing. Now I have no excuse but to get fit and healthy, save the environment along with the contents of my wallet and gain some damn sexy thighs of steel! Unfortunately however, this means I have to do actual exercise, which,Continue reading “My First Morning Cycle”