Monday Morning Mutterings

-Love. -I promise this won’t morph into a wedding blog. -I’m going to attempt to bake cupcakes today. From scratch, right from the box.  I was going to bake cookies but I remember all too clearly what happened last time. …

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(Images:  Marigolds & Mithai, J.Crew)

Valentine

I can see how the “Hallmark-ness” of February 14th and the pressure of spending money to show affection has soured Valentine’s Day for some.  The over priced flowers, fancy bonbons and set menu dinners in a way, have become synonymous …

Badminton

Using a “V” grip, hold the racquet close to the top.  Keep it in front of your body.  Drop the birdie as you swing with your wrist.  And begin. What followed was a flurry of swinging at the air, flailing …

Amazing

Can you imagine? One minute you’re trying on shoes and the next thing you know you’re swept up in a sea of bubblegum pink.  Loving the flashmob phenomenon.  Doing us proud, here are two local schools with one great message.

A Bright Idea

It was one of those days where I totally scored. I had been thinking of a special activity to celebrate the Chinese New Year and I got this rather ambitious idea of making a giant dragon.  The idea being we …