*Emerges post-blogging hibernation to realise the first quarter of 2018 will be coming to an end soon – “What the Fudge?!”* It’s been a while would be an understatement! You know when you just end up cocooned in your own bubble – that’s been me for the past few months. Sounds pretty self-absorbed I know, … More April 2018…Really?
My plan to blog weekly has epically failed. The last month at work has been manic and everything seems to have fallen by the wayside. But luckily, I now have a much needed couple of weeks off work to decompress and take stock of things before 2018 arrives. I’ve also had the unfortunate pleasure of … More 27 Reflections on 2017
I recently went on an ‘arranged’ first date. By ‘arranged’, I mean that we were set-up by a mutual friend of our parents, to be specific, an aunty at the Gurudwara (Sikh temple), who has a a bit of a reputation for being a local matchmaker. This aunty was more than ready to vouch for … More The Guy Who Did a Religious 360
I can’t believe the end of November is upon us! Tomorrow will officially mark the arrival of winter, and more importantly, it’s Christmas tree weekend. It might seem early, but I love this time of year and in terms of putting up a tree, the first weekend of December seems reasonable right? Although I’m sad to … More 6 Things I’ve Been Obsessed with This November
My relationship with food and fitness has changed dramatically over the course of 2017, in some cases for the good, and in other cases, not so good. Prior to this year, I used to eat without a second thought of what I was putting in my body. I had no clue what macros were and … More Overcoming Control Issues with Food and Fitness
I’ve realised I’m subject to a particular pattern when it comes to my dating life, an unfortunate pattern to say the least. OK, so to say a ‘curse’ is obviously melodramatic, but it’s gotten to a point where I just feel like throwing my hands up to the Big Cheese and saying, “really?!” And I … More A Dating Curse with a Dash of Dating Guilt
If you hadn’t guessed from the title of my blog, I’m Sikh, a British-Asian Sikh to be exact. Being of a certain age, and from a pretty traditional family, I’m at the point in my life where I’m being pushed to get married. And herein lies a shit-storm of issues. Being raised between cultures, I’ve … More Love and Marriage in Clashing Cultures