Christmas In My City - Magical Lantern Festival

Blogmas 8 – Christmas In My City

 Blogmas 8 – Christmas In My City Welcome to Blogmas 8. Yesterday I shared a post about Shivam’s Christmas List. And have you seen my post about Christmas makeup looks yet? Today I’m looking at Christmas in my city and some of the events happening around the festive season. Every year, Sukh and I take…

Special Meal At Bacaba - Chinese Chicken

A Special Meal At Bacaba

A Special Meal At Bacaba Last Friday night, we celebrated my father-in-law’s birthday. He wanted an intimate family meal with his sons, daughters-in-law and grandchildren. There are fourteen of us in total so it’s still quite a gathering!As it was his big day, we wanted him to pick the venue. It was always going to…

Comptoir Libanis - Decor

Lunch At Comptoir Libanis

Lunch At Comptoir Libanis It was my sister’s birthday and as we both work in the city centre, I took her to lunch at Comptoir Libanis. It recently opened in Grand Central in Birmingham and is a stone’s throw from our  offices. The first Comptoir Libanis restaurant opened in London in 2008. There are several…

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.…

Shalini And Shivam Giving The Thumbs Up

Big Man’s Food – Review

Big Man’s Food A couple of weeks ago, I took the kids for dinner at a local restaurant, Big Man’s Food. Friday night is usually takeaway night but the kids asked if we could eat out instead, as they’d been in all day. We usually eat out as a family but Sukh was working late so…

Day Out In London

Day Out In London This is a post I wrote back in November as part of a mini-series about my 40th birthday celebrations. I had planned to launch my site by then but for some reason or other, it never happened. I would still like to share this post with you though even though we’re…

Florida Road Trip - Me, Shalini and Shivam in Orlando

Florida Road Trip – Planning

Florida Road Trip 2013 – Planning I’ve been really excited to write this post about our Florida road trip. I hope you enjoy it too. We were looking for our family holiday for May of 2013. As Sukh and I prefer long-haul, we usually book our annual holiday several months before. I was intent on…