A few weeks ago, Kuldip and I were invited to accompany some Chandigarh-based friends on a five-day road trip to the headquarters of His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. We were riding high when we left, high into the … Continue reading
Last night Kuldip and I went out to try an Italian restaurant we’d heard about in Chandigarh where they make everything on the premises including bread, pasta and desserts. We kicked the night off with a cocktail and ended it … Continue reading
Our first grandchild, Priya, was born 3-months ago to proud parents, Paul and Chine. She’s done lots of growing up in the seven weeks since Kuldip, and I arrived in India and we miss her. Santa’s here too. While he agreed to deliver Priya’s parcels on time (not Indian time!), Nannie promised a happy first Christmas for her very own bundle of joy. Kuldip and I are back in Brisbane on 15 December and can’t wait for our fair share of kisses, cuddles, and very pretty Princess Priya smiles.
Yesterday, Indians around the world celebrated Diwali known as the Festival of Lights. It’s the Indian equivalent of Christmas Day and Chinese New Year and a time for prayers, prezzies, and partying. Kuldip and I were fortunate to be in … Continue reading