My Bangalore Blog Archive

Adventure is out there!

We’re sitting in the living area of our hotel apartment on our last morning in Houston.  You see we head to Amsterdam today.  At 3:40pm exactly.We came to Houston to pack another crate to send along to The Netherlands, to take additional comforts of ...Read More

Forever goodbyes

Today was hard.  Actually today is tomorrow (Tuesday morning 3:52 a.m) and I’m talking about Monday, day 1 with the packers at our home getting us packed up and moved out of our home in Bangalore.I woke up early, around 4:30 a.m. which has ...Read More

Driving Miss Crazy

It’s getting real.  Sold our car today and was the last day with our driver Lokesh who has been with us for over a year and a half….I didn’t realize that when John said we would start with our new Shell appointed driver today ...Read More

Luv ya Blue 

  So….it’s our last ten (10) daysin India.  Way too many emotions swirling around in my mind and heart, but before I let myself analyze those feelings too much (yes, I have more than one feeling on leaving India) let me first write about ...Read More

I yield to cows

Bruce and I arrived in the US on Tuesday, July 15.  I wrote this post early the next morning, though I was exhausted and excited to be in the US, I was still feeling light hearted and in good spirits.  The latest news regarding ...Read More

Snuggle Walking

Snuggle Walking. Before I start yapping about our “big news” I want to ask if any of you have heard of “snuggle walking”… We returned to Singapore last week to have Bruce’s tonsils and adenoids removed.  I’m sure there is a medical term for ...Read More

What does the fox say?

Wow.  Has it really been two months since my last post?  Time passes quickly, especially here in India.  I still don’t understand that. My days seem to fly by and when I look at the calendar another month has always passed and I’m wondering ...Read More

Long time no write….

It’s hard to believe that it’s been such a long time since my last post.  I haven’t lost my love for writing, just my love for writing about India. It’s hard to explain.  India is a harsh mistress as my bestie so perfectly put ...Read More

Sounds of summer

Yesterday morning as I was in the middle of “Christmas getaway 2013” planning I heard a familiar noise that I instantly recognized but I felt sure couldn’t be what I thought it was….   I listened to this familiar loud buzzing and jumped from ...Read More

Feels like home…

We lived in Malaysia for approximately two (2) years.  So when our Airasia flight landed in Kuala Lumpur Saturday at 12:15 a.m., last week, I was surprised to hear my inner voice say, “ahhhhhh we’re home”.  I could physically feel all the stress and ...Read More

We live in India

Somedays it hits me. WE LIVE IN INDIA!  It’s surreal and fascinating and unbelievable to me that we are actually living here.  Let’s face it, India was never on my radar for a place that I wanted to visit much less a place to ...Read More


This blog post was started over a week ago. “Fathers be good to your daughters, daughters will love like you do.”  The lyrics go through my mind every day here in India.  This morning (another 3 a.m. fight with sleep) I had an enlightening ...Read More

Surgery in Singapore

Our tough little guy Bruce is/was a late talker.  It has been something that has always worried John and I as he always seemed to be “behind” his peers in regards to speech.  It was confusing because he learned to crawl and walk early. ...Read More

Banged up Abroad, Bangkok

Departure date, Feb 7 ETD 1:00AM (didn’t happen) Clusterfuck, India style Going to start right off by saying, as you can see from the opening line, this post is not rated PG, not for the judgemental, prude or uptight.  This is going to be ...Read More