It has been almost a month since I flew down. As I mentioned in my previous post, it was a surprise for all.. First my parents. They were surprised, anxious, happy and worried – all at a time. They were worried why I landed all on a sudden.. That too, without Jay. They wanted to… Continue reading Hello from India!
Dear Jay This day marks one whole year of our beautiful union. One year of love, hugs, cuddles, happiness, dreams, worries, big & small decisions, arguments, fights, adjustments! Its so hard to believe we are married for a year. The first year of our married life has been so happy and beautiful, for which I take full… Continue reading One year of “us”
Happiness is new year. We reached Seattle yesterday evening. After a quick dinner, we got out to explore the city. The temperature was negative and we dressed up in layers. There were lights and lights everywhere. And everybody was in a party mood. We stopped at Alki beach. The view of the city from there… Continue reading Day 73of 100 Happy Days – New Year @ Seattle
Happiness is looking back and knowing that you had a wonderful year.. 🙂 2015 was a very eventful year for me. Lot of changes has happened – big and small. And I have recorded almost everything here. I did my first ever blog challenge – 100 happy days . The first big thing was our wedding and… Continue reading Day 71 of 100 Happy Days – Bye bye 2015
Happiness is celebrating Christmas at home.. ..With a Domino’s pizza. My Santa Claus came in the form of an enthusiastic 3year old on Christmas eve and gifted me a cake.. And wished merry Christmas Hubby decided to give me a break from kitchen and ordered pizza for dinner. Hope everybody had a great time with… Continue reading Day 66 of 100 Happy Days- Christmas
Happiness is driving through Christmas lights.. We drove (and walked) through Santana Row just to see the Christmas cheers.. Merry Christmas! Have fun! Be safe!
Happiness is crafting Christmas decor. After this snowman, here is another one from tissue paper rolls. And a few stuffs from pipe cleaners.. I should arrange everything by this week.. Have some more ideas in mind..
Happiness is Christmas lights. Christmas is just 3 weeks away and each and every house in our neighborhood is decorated in Christmas theme. Same is the case with shops, govt offices and even roads. Christmas tree, christmas lights, santa claus, snowman, reindeer and gifts everywhere.. We are planning to buy a tree once we settle… Continue reading Day 47 of 100 Happy Days – Christmas lights
Happiness is packing your bags for a holiday. Yes! We are packing up our bags for the thanksgiving break. More on this once we are back. Happy Thanksgiving folks! Enjoy!
Happiness is an unexpected gift The fact that Jay and me love anything sweet is well-known. More than me, Jay is a dessert boy. The house was full of Diwali sweets this whole month. Yesterday morning I had the last pieces of mysore pak. Evening, I searched my kitchen cupboards again to see if there… Continue reading Day 30 of Happy Days – Unexpected chocolates and candies
My first Diwali ever.. We had a small gathering in our community.. Diyas.. Sparklers.. Sweets.. All dressed up people.. I had a nice time.. Perks of staying at a place where there are people from all the Indian states.. We get to enjoy all the festivals.. And lots and lots of sweets… Continue reading Diwali 2015
Happiness is a chat with my mom. A one hour call to my amma every morning makes my day. She is always there for me. Happy Birthday Amma
Happiness is halloween. And yes.. Yesterday was the Halloween party at Jay’s office. My first Halloween party ever. It was actually a costume party, though I was not in a Halloween costume. It was a well planned and well arranged one. Majority of the families were in costume. It was a pleasure watching the kids… Continue reading Day 9 of 100 Happy Days – Hallowen
October is all about autumn leaves, pumpkin and Halloween. There are a couple of small pumpkin patches nearby and we have been thinking of visiting one. But due to one reason or the other, it got pushed off.. And, yesterday we got to visit the biggest pumpkin patch of the Bay Area. Yeeeeeaaa.. It was on… Continue reading Day 6 of 100 Happy Days – Pumpkin patch
I came to this country as a total stranger. I had no friends in US, not even in this continent. No close relatives. Nor did Jay. The only contacts we had was the couple of friends Jay made in his one year of stay in US between our engagement and wedding. We moved in to… Continue reading The joy of togetherness