INDIAN SNACK ATTACK…
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INDIAN SNACK ATTACK…

INDIAN SNACK ATTACK Dating and now being married to an Indian man definitely takes a toll on your waist line.  Why does it seem like it’s a prerequisite  for EVERYTHING to be deep fried in oil/ghee (butter)?  I know that you are thinking wait a second isn’t most soul food deep fried or laden in butter? You are a …

Parenting

10 PRO TIPS AND TRICKS FOR TRAVELING WITH KIDS

10 PRO TIPS AND TRICKS FOR TRAVELING WITH KIDS International and domestic travel can be grueling.  Traveling is not only hard on most adults it can wreak havoc for most kids.  We all know the culprits: Last minute flight delays; Gate changes; Time changes (even as simple as going from EST to CST); Unexpected traffic etc. This …

Parenting The Art of Interracial Marriage

HOW HAVING A BABY CAN TURN YOU INTO A SOCIAL MEDIA MAVEN

HOW HAVING A BABY CAN TURN YOU INTO A SOCIAL MEDIA MAVEN FROM RALEIGH, NC TO CHARLOTTE, NC   After Amaya was born I was at a lost for how to find the infamous “mommy friend(s)”. The friends that my husband and I made when we first moved to North Carolina all lived in Raleigh, …

Parenting

TIPS & TRICKS FOR SLEEP DEPRIVED PARENTS

 TIPS & TRICKS FOR SLEEP DEPRIVED PARENTS These are 5 tips/tricks that we have used in dealing with our “high needs” child/toddler (see tabs: what is a “high needs” child and chronicles of a “high needs” child) who loathes sleeping on her own: 1.) 100% Cotton sleep wear and bedding are a MUST.  After giving your child a bath in …

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HABITS OF SUCCESSFUL CAREER NOMADS

When my husband and I got married in 2008 we did not fathom the prospect of living in five states over the course of our seven years of marriage.  We imagined a new life together after leaving MI and IL  for Houston, Texas with an uncharacteristically lower cost of living, better weather, no state income tax and diversity galore.  …