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We have all been in the situation where money is tight near the end of the month, getting that extra financial boost can be a lifesaver. 243 more words


TTT - Water, Family, and the art of asking for permission

(Again, a very late one… but at least not forgotten!)

It’s taken me a little longer to think of my list this week – possibly because I’ve been privately logging my gratitudes daily for almost a month now and feel a little repetitious, and partly because I feel like I need to pick Three Huge Events from the week just passed. 548 more words


Back to my park

We recently had a family holiday in Manhattan. NYC is one of our favourite places and we had an awesome time. Unfortunately as soon as we got home, I found that my mother had been taken ill and I’ve spent the last week dealing with that. 473 more words


Onam with My Crazy Malayalee Family #3: Dinnertime!

As with most autumn festivals, Onam is a time to eat way too much to celebrate our bounty.

We eat in shifts so that we can serve each other: the older generation serves the younger, and vice versa. 160 more words


Quebec City and Levi, Quebec

Quebec was not our main destination this time, but we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to take our kids to see Quebec City. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is the only walled city north of Mexico. 1,008 more words

Family Holiday

Onam with My Crazy Malayalee Family #2: Pump Up the Volume

My family is made of introverts. Put us in a corporate meeting with peers, and we’ll listen quietly, speak up when necessary, and retreat back to our offices. 155 more words


Blackgang Chine, ahoy!

So, we are currently holidaying on the Isle of Wight, and curiosity got the better of me, as usual, and we went to Blackgang Chine this morning. 366 more words