June 6, 2016

Hearing news about the refugee crisis and about the fighting in Fallujah, Iraq has been weighing on my mind so much that I can’t sleep at night. While watching an episode about Cologne, Germany on Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown (CNN) they showed scenes of refugees fleeing their cities with kids. I wanted to cry instantly. I feel so helpless. I want to do something but don’t know what. Imagine … Continue reading June 6, 2016

June 1, 2016

Arjun woke up at 6:20am today.  Usually this isn’t a big deal especially now that he sleeps through the night. But this time, I was running on low sleep because I was up the night before thinking about my hometown of Ahmedabad (specifically what can be done about children who grow up in poverty there).  But one of the miracles of motherhood is that after … Continue reading June 1, 2016