Greece : Mykonos Town

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  If not for the food, we would have done pretty well at Myconian Villa Collection given the beach and the weather. But it was the quest for vegetarian food that led us to new discoveries that were nothing short of an epicurean feast!       A shuttle bus departing at 6pm was religiously boarded […]

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Sicily: A Truly Unique Experience!

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Hello there! How about hopping from Greek island to an Italian island ?? Sounds very exciting! Well, it is and here’s our new guest author and a true citizen of the world ‘M.D’ taking you over to Sicily that truly rivals the Greek ones in its beauty and rustic charm. I’ll see you soon, meanwhile […]

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Greece : Under the Mykonian Sun!

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If you’ve read my posts on Greece, you’ll know how much we love it! Naturally, all the news of Greek crisis is saddening 🙁 Well, I have only good things to say about Greece. We’ve been holidaying for past two summers there and planning a third one as well. And you should too! Here’s another holiday […]

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So, How is Switzerland ??

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When people ask me this question in a passing or to a open conversation, I don’t quite know how to answer. I manage to mutter the same lame words every time, ‘It’s lovely’, ‘It’s beautiful and I really like it here’ or ‘I love it’. I’m saying ‘lame’, not because it’s untrue or I lack […]

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Greece, Athens – Meeting Greek Gods on Old Roads!

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  All our holidays, big vacation or a small weekend break, have been a world different from each other. Even so, there are certain things common to all our vacations. The commonest one is – rain! Greece had been well loved an exception to this ‘rule’ but only until last year. So it rained in […]

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Greece – Athens, it’s all Greek to me (and I LOVE it)!

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  With such a big wide world to see, you wouldn’t want to re-visit a country twice anytime before your highly brag-able ‘been there, done that’ list is at least an arm’s length long (the arm belonging to someone like LeBron James). Greece is one such exception. And all worth it. It’s one of my […]

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Seamstress and the Chocolate Factory! :D

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Hello, Bonjour and Namaste,   The first line on the Maison Cailler chocolate factory website says ‘Who hasn’t dreamt of visiting a chocolate factory?’ That made me think, I hadn’t.   Even after watching Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Despite living in the chocolate country and not far from a chocolate factory!! Here’s why, I’m […]

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Alpine Diaries: Bienvenue en Suisse!

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Bonjour, Namaste & Hello! I know, I haven’t been fair in not writing about Switzerland while living in Switzerland. Guilty as charged! But been working on it for some time now and letting the ideas incubate. I did not want to write an unjust solitary post. Because living here is an experience that grows, develops, […]

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Amstersweater.

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Bonjour, Namaste & Hello! Hope you’re all enjoying the spring sunshine (or I sincerely hope it is there soonest) 🙂 Let me introduce you to – AMSTERSWEATER, which is the name of this sweater/jumper that I refashioned a couple months ago. Using pretty much the same materials and methods that you saw here but in […]

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A little bird told me…

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Hey there crafty ones! Before this winter completely takes off, I have a few of my sweater refashioning projects to share! And come to think of it, spring is actually a better time to wear your gorg sweaters that would otherwise remain unfairly hidden under your big badass winter coats. Wouldn’t you agree? So here’s […]

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