Archive for the 'People' Category

Easter

Sunday, April 4th, 2010

There’s your average friendly coffee shop greeting…

…and then there’s Easter.

Hire this woman!

Friday, June 20th, 2008

We have a cafe in the neighborhood that we go to almost every day. A while back, one of our favourite baristas left to do something else. We didn’t know what.
Then suddenly, last weekend, we were passing by a little restaurant we never go to when we happened to spot her working there! We [...]

Blogger/Planner Meetings

Saturday, August 11th, 2007

Lots of great meetings with bloggers and planners in Mumbai and Delhi. What a great way to meet new and interesting people. I think because there’s an informality to blogging that makes for a good chat. I can’t imagine myself purely ‘networking.’ Even the APG feels cold these days in comparison.
Dina

Had a great [...]

Shopping in Mumbai

Wednesday, July 11th, 2007

We spent Sunday looking at material for the wedding next week. Each place had us pull up stools and sit in front of a raised platform where they’d pull out the options and unfurl them in front of us.

At first they all looked the same to me –yards and yards of sparkle.

But as [...]

Fair Trade

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

My friend Natasha is pretty amazing. She runs two different businesses and devotes an incredible amount of time to developing the cause of Fair Trade around the world. But wait, before you go into you’re head and start asking yourself what you’re doing with your life (or is it just me this happens [...]