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May 11, 2014

PTD - Post Travel Depression (noun): When you've just returned to your home country after an incredible journey somewhere way cooler than where you live and are now a sad little mess hating reality. 

There is no cure. It is inevitable that you will get PTD upon a...

May 3, 2014

If I didn't have loved ones and a good job to come home to, I would stay forever. This week proved that I belong here even more than the last two. Except Monday, as I came home to find Anna had been sent to the hospital due to a high fever. I rushed from the train stat...

April 28, 2014

Friday was such a fun day. All three classes were eager to get their English and math tests over with so dance class could commence. We played musical chairs, freeze dance and I even choreographed (a very, very simple) dance for the kids to learn and practice. They add...

April 24, 2014

Jaipur is an incredible place. It is completely made up of temples, castles, markets, cows and the most welcoming people.  There really is so much to see and do, and it’s a hell of a lot easier to navigate compared to Delhi. 
Fun fact: Jaipur was Rajasthan’s first...

April 17, 2014

The three essentials when driving in India, which is why the long drive to Agra and Jaipur involved very little sleep. You are in constant fear that you are going to crash. 'Don't worry, no problem' is how Shivrag reassures us that we will be fine. Well, we are alive a...

April 17, 2014

I have most definitely fallen into the ‘India Tourist’ role. With my hands covered in henna, my hair constantly covered and a beautiful bindi on display between my ‘I may have forgotten my tweezers’ eyebrows. I am also clearly overwhelmed, in a good way of course, due...

April 15, 2014

As I sit to write this, Sudha is across the room watching an Indian soap opera on full volume but still seems to be slightly embarrassed by the fact that I am watching it with her. Maybe she is confused to why I am still proudly wearing the red dot she painted on my fo...

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