There are many days I spend wondering if I’m enough, if I’m good at what I do for a living, if I’m being the support to my parents that they have always been to me, if I will make a devoted partner/homemaker what with ordering take-out between conference calls, painting my nails and trying to be the best version of myself at a romantic relationship.
And yet, everyday, I meet a group of diverse and multifaceted women living similar – and different – lives, all searching to unearth a deeper purpose while making sense of our harried, frenzied schedules. We tip-toe the balance beam, adding substance and inspiration to our lives, all while deleting hours. And on most days, it’s an amazing kind of busy.
Sure enough, there are days where it’s not an amazing kind of busy. We explore and retreat and say yes and say no, nodding our heads to the rhythm of a ticking clock – deeply aware of our time spent and hopeful we’re honouring the weight of our watches. We are diplomats at the mercy of time, delivering the best of ourselves and embracing as many adventures as we can muster in the moment. We negotiate with … Read More »
Tanishq’s Mia plays muse to my work resolutions for 2014.
Minimal Is More
Wearing Maxi Dress from McLeodganj, Jacket and Shoes from Zara and Workwear Jewellery by Tanishq’s Mia
I started to write this blog long before a zillion social media platforms exploded upon our being and within our inboxes each morning, promising endless Internet fame. I wrote this blog because I fell in love with ‘blogging’ instantly – the community it created, the posterity it promised, the fabulous fashion it allowed me to share through it. And although I’ve blogged for a million different reasons through a million different stages of my life, my love for blogging has never changed.
And it’s funny how I can look back and see emerging themes and thought processes for every year I’ve been blogging. I hadn’t realized how much this blog has changed until I plunged back into it for a site redesign last year. I see it so clearly now, the evolution of it all.
And if this is true, if I continually re-invent myself in some small way each year (whether intentionally or not), then I want 2014 to do the same. And in 2014, I want my blog to … Read More »
Pressed for time? Watch these 60-second animated versions of my your favourite movies.
Because what is not to love about fast-forwarded, stick-figured, squeaky-voiced plots?