THE SARI – 108 WAYS TO WEAR

There was a danger that I would end my time in India without the opportunity of wearing a sari. Well that's not completely true as I have attended a few functions, 2013 Diwali parties and an Indian wedding, where I
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DIWALI PARTY TIME AGAIN

As is with our crazy travel schedule, we were driving from Heathrow to our London apartment when we discovered that our UK visit would need to be cut short. Our weeks trip flew by so quickly that we soon found
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BACK IN MUMBAI, BUT ON THE MOVE AGAIN SOON

Well my good intentions did not last long. A full day of being in the air flying from London to Mumbai meant that I didn't blog that day and well when that happens ..... But I will try my best,
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MUMBAI: NGO – MANN CENTRE FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

Asked how to describe what living in India is like I usually begin with the comment that spending any time in Mumbai is like an assault on the senses with an overload of sights, sounds, and of course smells (both
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MUMBAI: THINGS YOU BEGIN TO TAKE FOR GRANTED PART 1

When I first moved to Mumbai I was warned that I would spend an inordinate amount of time in the car getting from point A to B. While I do not travel that far in terms of distance, the congested
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MUMBAI: GOOD EARTH

I hadn't been in Mumbai very long before I started to hear about Good Earth. I guess I would describe it as one of those lifestyle shops, you know the kind, where you can buy everything from a teapot to
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MUMBAI: THE TAJ AND JIMMY CHOO

About a week ago I noticed a new advertisement in the elevator at my hotel for an event that the Taj Mahal Palace were hosting so when I received a text asking me if I fancied attending it didn't take
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MUMBAI: A VISIT TO CHOR BIZARRE WITH THE LADIES OF AWC

The weather in Mumbai is clearly gearing up for Monsoon season. The temperatures are sky high, the seas have become very choppy, the wind has picked up considerably, and the sky becomes ominously dark in the early evenings. So now
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INDIA: ANANDA IN THE HIMALAYAS : A DESTINATION SPA

The following article was recently published in the Mumbai Connexion's Chalo! magazine, reprinted here with some additional photos. A 3-day visit in March to celebrate my husbands 'special' birthday. When I first arrived in Mumbai in September 2013 probably like
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A BEAUTIFUL INDIAN WEDDING

We were very honored to be invited to attend the wedding of Deepol and Kaushal this past weekend. Deepol has been working for David here in Mumbai and we have followed her wedding plans with growing anticipation. Once again I
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