Life has got in the way of these challenges. The challenges from real life have been keeping me away from completing these tasks that I have set for myself. I'm succeeding at some and failing at some. And as I'm past the half mark, its getting even more difficult to keep my self motivated and … Continue reading UPDATE : #CHALLENGE30BY12
It's month 5 and this update is long overdue. I have completed #challenge30f30by12 and #challenge4of30by12! But unfortunately I couldn't begin #challenge5of30by12 from Jan 23. So I have taken a month gap to sort out somethings and start it from Feb 23. #challenge5of30by12 is about writing a letter or a postcard everyday and I'm so looking … Continue reading Update : #challenge30by12
I was reflecting on the year that has passed and I realised that I have some great memories and also some major decisions / events that happened in 2016! If you would rather watch the video for this than read, click here! January: We bought a Triumph Bonneville! Its my husbands dream bike and we … Continue reading The Year That Was 2016!
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 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
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
Ok, I'm going to be honest. Every couple of years I start a blog, get really excited, blog and share sincerely for the next couple of months. Once the other things in life start taking up priority, all the blogging and the writing goes right out of the window. I remember starting my first blog … Continue reading What?? Another Blog??