beautiful rakhis

these are rakhis made by my friend swati. i met her on my most recent trip to india in delhi and she is a sweetheart. rakhis are part of a tradition for the festival  called raksha bandhan (which means, “bond Read More …

back to cyber earth

back from my silent retreat… back to  reality… not that my 5 days of silence wasn’t reality… in fact it was pure reality… alone silent sometimes anxious sometimes at peace a lot of stillness a little bit of boredom tons Read More …

light….

they are finally done!!! these are three packages that hold my children’s book dummy, query letter, SASE, resume and a little ‘light’ magnet… it took all summer, but was worth it!!! it was my big goal and i am so Read More …

play

i so needed this… and to do a gratitude list as well. i am incredibly grateful for: 1. the fact that i don’t have a wii, xbox, nintendo or any other crazy gameboy thingy, but i can still play PACMAN! Read More …

kirtan + mehndi

my first ever kirtan at our house!!! it was so much fun…  for one moment while singing “hare krishna” i forgot i was living in the suburbs of CT and was transcended to a whole different place… i did mehndi Read More …