Caribbean Crush (Living Arrows)

Caribbean Crush (Living Arrows) Welcome back to my photo adventure, Living Arrows, which is about celebrating childhood. Each week I share photos of both Shalini and Shivam from our week. These are simple photos that capture a moment of childhood. Of course, we’ve been on holiday and I took a break from the blog. This is…

Autumn Walks - By the pond

Siblings (Living Arrows)

Siblings (Living Arrows) Welcome back to my photo adventure, Living Arrows, which is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran. “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. Each week I share photos of both Shalini and Shivam from our week –…

Active Kids Living Arrows - Shivam At Wing Chun

Active Kids (Living Arrows)

Active Kids (Living Arrows) Welcome back to my photo adventure, Living Arrows, which is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran. “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. I’ll share photos of both Shalini and Shivam from our week. These will…

Autumn Walks - The kids pose on a pathway

Autumn Walks (The Ordinary Moments)

Autumn Walks (The Ordinary Moments) Welcome back to The Ordinary Moments, a photo adventure which celebrates those very special moments – or the very ordinary. Last weekend, the kids and I decided to go for a walk. It was a lovely sunny day and even though the week had knocked us for six, I didn’t…

Taj Express - Poster

Taj Express (The Ordinary Moments)

 Taj Express (The Ordinary Moments) Welcome back to The Ordinary Moments, which is about capturing those very special or very ordinary times. Last night the kids and I were invited to watch Taj Express, a new Bollywood musical, at the Birmingham Hippodrome. I try not to take them out on a school night but they…

Back To School (Living Arrows)

Back To School (Living Arrows) Welcome back to my photo adventure, Living Arrows, which is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran. “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”. I’ll share photos of both Shalini and Shivam from our week. These…

Brother-Sister Day - Shalini Ties A Rakhi on Shivam

Brother-Sister Day (The Ordinary Moments)

Brother-Sister Day (The Ordinary Moments) Welcome back to The Ordinary Moments. Last Sunday it was Raksha Bandhan, which is an annual Indian festival that falls on the full moon day in August.Raksha Bandhan – or Rakhi – as it’s also known – means the bond of protection and celebrates the relationship between a brother and…