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…

My Big Bash at 40 - I pose for a photo

My Big Bash At 40

My Big Bash At 40 I’ve already written a few posts around my 40th birthday. The first was about how to dress for my age. If you missed it, you can read it here. The second post was a diary piece I wrote on the eve of the big day, which you can read here.…

Mumbai And Me - Me outside Salman Khan's Galaxy Apartments

My Special Relationship With Mumbai

My Special Relationship With Mumbai I have a special relationship with Mumbai. It’s the maddest, busiest, craziest city in the world. Mumbai is the home of India’s biggest film industry, Bollywood. But it is more than that. It’s also the cultural, fashion and financial capital of India. I’ve been lucky enough to visit six or…

Handover - Sukh and the kids in an rickshaw

The Handover

The Handover I’m on my way to Mumbai for a work trip and writing this post as I sit on the plane. There are still three hours to go until we land and people around me are fast asleep. I can’t ever sleep on a plane, so I’m writing this instead. It’s standard practice that…