A Look Back at 2013
The year 2013 has been quite a year of positive challenges and the fulfillment of personal goals for both Shruti and myself. Shruti signed up for a fitness challenge to get into shape…and won! Meanwhile, I decided to train for a unique race, one that required running up one of the tallest buildings in the city, the Empire State Building. I successfully completed the race in 20 mins. At the same time, I joined fellow Indian Fashion Bloggers (InFB) on a shopping ban and managed to last 3 torturous months on this exercise on self control. Lastly, the most important challenge I experienced this year was my pregnancy. Nine months of baking a bun in the oven was no easy task but in the end, it led to a very special gift - my son Krishnav. :)
2013 was also a year of fun travels. Shruti went to exciting locales in Spain and both of us also made a visit to Norway. Amongst the highlights of the Norway trip was crossing the Arctic Circle and being just a few hundred miles from the North Pole. Between the two of us, we also visited Miami, Fort Lauderdale, New Orleans, Chicago, Fire Island, and San Francisco. Of course, let’s not forget our yearly trips home to Thailand! Currently, I’m enjoying an extended stay in Thailand during my maternity leave and will be here till early next year.
Overall, we feel truly blessed for such a wonderful year with family and friends. Also, thank you to all those who read and support our blog. I’m constantly amazed that there are people who actually even read it! Here’s wishing all of you a very happy 2014!