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Coconut Christmas

Tonight I set up the Christmas tree.  It’s a small artificial one since I can’t bring myself to buy one of the firs shipped in to Hawaii from the mainland a good month ahead of the holiday.   1,949 more words


The Battle Game

Everyone was sweaty. Not in a I’m-wearing-Chanel No 5-and-hence-can-put-my-sweat glands-to-test sweaty, but in a very bonded-labour-forever manner. I looked around me even though there wasn’t much scope to move. 589 more words


Yoghurt for the hair anyone?

It’s been a while since I’ve done this but back home it’s very common. A curd/yoghurt hair mask.

The past few days have been brutal and the heat is monstrous! 151 more words


I Don't Drive, I'm Driven :-)

One of the first things that hit us when we got here (apart from the squeaky clean streets and leafy green avenues) was the fantastic transport system in Singapore. 465 more words


Nervous arrivals at Mumbai Airport

STEPPING out of Mumbai airport felt like stepping out of the Big Brother House.

Long before I found my way to the exit, I could hear shouting and cheering. 298 more words