So for my first challenge in the year long series, I chose to handletter a word of a quote. You can see the whole set here. But today's post is about some of the pieces that I personally loved. 1. Make Your Mom Proud One of my personal favorites because it echoes a sentiment … Continue reading H is for Handlettering!
So, one of my resolutions for the new year was to bake a new dessert every week. Lucky for me, 1st of Jan 2017, was a Sunday! And we also had guests for dinner. I couldn't have asked for a better start to this resolution. I wanted to make somethings with apples because of 2 … Continue reading Apple Crisp – Dessert 1/52
I know it sounds cliched. But I am the sort of person who loves the beginning of the new year! I love being optimistic knowing that I have the whole year ahead of me to try new things and change for the better! So every year, I make of some resolutions. Some I keep till the … Continue reading Resolutions for 2017
So for the first month, I challenged myself to hand-letter a word or a quote everyday. I have been fascinated with typography for the last decade and for hand-lettering for the past 5-6 years. It was only this year [2016 Jan] that I gathered the guts to actually dive in. I attended Type Camp Bharat, the … Continue reading #challenge1of30by12 – Completed Successfully!
Its been 3 months since I began my #challenge30by12. The first week or two was full of enthusiasm and then as usual other tasks began to take priority! I struggled [read still struggling] to maintain a schedule. I haven't managed to do my task everyday but I'm happy even if I'm hitting my 80% mark! In … Continue reading Update: #challenge30by12
Travelling with kids especially those under 5 years of age can be nightmarish for most parents. If you travel frequently with the kids while they are infants, they might learn to enjoy the journey. I travelled only a couple of times with my baby and whene ver we did, we travelled by car and mostly … Continue reading Tips & Tricks for Travelling with a Toddler!
I bought this book without knowing that it was the 3rd book in the series. Having said that, you could read this book and then read the other 2, just like me. If you are a creative individual, you will find value in this book. The book isn't meant for just designers but all creatives and artists, … Continue reading Book Review: Make Your Mark: The Creative’s Guide to Building a Business With Impact
Found some time in the middle of all the chaos in the day to keep my promise! Also realised that you cant wait for someone to sprinkle pixie dust for you. You have find the small bits of fun and magic in the mundane things and make them special! Hope you all have that little … Continue reading Day2: #challenge1of30by12
Today I turned 30! There. I said it out loud! Also today I begin the first challenge in my #challenge30by12 ! And the first one is all about hand lettering. I have been fascinated with this art for years and it has only grown over time! And what better way to motivate myself to practice more … Continue reading Let the fun begin!
As I began to ponder the significance of me turning 30, I also began to look back and think about what I have achieved. Turns out, not much! A chunk of my achievements happened during school and college years. The last 10 years have relatively been uneventful. Unless you count having a child, getting married … Continue reading Challenge30by12