Dispatches From Kerala

Post written in January We are on our way to the far South West of India.  The state of Kerala, with Arabian Sea to its West and Western Ghats to its East,  is heaving with coconut palms, quiet backwaters, dense palm forests, paddy fields, and estates of rubber, tea, coffee and pepper.  The colour is […]

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Jaipur in January is Chilly

This post was written in January. Jaipur, The Pink City, the capital of Rajasthan and freezing cold.  The region has been hit by a cold wintry blast and standing in factories with marble floors for eight hours a day has left our bones aching with cold.  Anyway, nothing can really dampen our spirits here – […]

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Micro Scooters

We took 8 reconditioned micro-scooters out to Calcutta as part of Micro-Scooters Scooter Aid programme.  We donated 4 of the scooters at Nirmala Shushu Bhavan an orphanage set up by Mother Theresa over 30 years ago.  The other 4 we donated to a community (slum) called Mulahadi.  We had a meeting with a company called […]

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Away We Go

This post was written in January We have taken a bit of time to get our, ‘ibbi life’ blog live – nervous bloggers.  So the first few posts were written back in January while we were in India and we will catch up with ourselves. Calcutta Calcutta is a cool city.  We travelled there to […]

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