“Be mindful of the future, but not at the expense of the moment“ – Qui Gon Jinn In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge on Path. Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Path
.. Or come shine, Paris is always a good idea! Holidays are over, we landed in Cebu last Friday. I am going through our pictures, and as the temperature here reaches 92F, I recall how Paris welcomed us, full spring swing, with its famous April showers (we actually call them March ones). I love the rain – with a bit of sun . Because you know it won’t … Continue reading Mundane Monday: Come rain ..
“Nothing brings people together like good food, says Yamini in a big smile. In our Indian families, we always welcome guests, it’s a blessing to share and add more plates, Do you like Indian food Beti? Okra, patato dumpling? I hope you always cook with the freshest ingredients, garlic, ginger, turmeric, cilantro.. Beti you are still here? How I wish I had been ‘there’, in … Continue reading How to eat well, travel often and bake our world a friendlier place (almost live from NYC)
Close up on my treasures, Mr and Ms Attila: When you travel to Asia with toddlers, you feel like you are escorting rock stars: anywhere you go, your kids are greeted with “ohhh!!! so cute!!!” “ohhhh, hello handsome, how old are you?”. “ohhh, beautiful long lashes, ohhh skin so white!” All camera flashes on them, every teenager wants their selfie with them. My daughter does not care much … Continue reading Photo101: treasures and close up
On our way to France and a bit later to Switzerland ! It’s been a year since I last hugged and laughed to the stupid jokes of my bunch of crazy brothers. 367 days exactly since I’ve shared an everlasting chatty tea (with macarons) with my precious sister! So thrilled to finally have dîner with my parents tonight ! I love our life in the … Continue reading Paris bound
Forward, forward. New mission, new place, again trying to make new friends. Cebu has been the most challenging assignment so far. We’ve been here for almost a year and I seem unable to make friends. I don’t fit the regular local Filipinos chart (no we don’t have a driver, we take the jeepney. no we don’t own our apartment and I won’t tell you how … Continue reading A reconnecting Thai Week end
Remember how I had it all planed last week, with my list of must do and must see ? … well, how about the hubby losing his passport 4h before take off ? checked ! So Maelle and I decided to seize of the chance to leave as planned and wait for the Boys in Seoul : 24h of total girly Time ! A walk by Ewha University (Line 2 … Continue reading Seoul : 4 magical places tested and adored by Maelle, 4 y.o.