Approaching the finish line

I know the last year has not been easy. Self-studying at home with no study buddy or much guidance while in a different country and then flying back and forth for the exams and mandatory… Continue reading

A visit to the past.

Originally posted on Letters from Wonderland:
      So today I was at my massage therapist and on my way home I decided to make a little circle and walk through the…

40 days away from my hubby but no time to think about it

It is the longest time that we have been apart in 7.5 years of being together but it has not been the hardest. I am so overwhelmed with the thesis that I rarely have time… Continue reading

Week 5: A complete blur: a quarterly closing, thesis, travel to snowland

Did I really miss week 5?  I think I did!  It’s been a roller coaster ride and I am losing track of time. First of all, we had a quarterly closing at work. … Continue reading

Week 4: a call to India, long office hours, fights with neighbours and pneumonia

Yup, that almost summed up my week. For those who are interested in my thesis progress, we are in the middle of collecting data for our research.  Our study is based solely on… Continue reading

Week 3: Juggling Work and Thesis

It has been a while since I posted because I have been so busy this week.  This week was my working week so I had to wake up early and go to the Stockholm… Continue reading

For my sister, the sky has no limit

She keeps surprising me every day but I shouldn’t be so surprised.  After all, I knew that she was special the day she was born. She started hosting a TV show when she… Continue reading

Spring in San Francisco: how much I miss you!

It is hard to believe that it has been less than three years since I left San Francisco because it feels centuries ago, like a past life.  Sometimes I wonder if it really happened… Continue reading

Week 2: taking control over sadness

Now I am counting weeks! This is probably a sign that I have been in Sweden for too long.  This week is the week 11 in a Swedish calendar but in my own, it is only the week 2. … Continue reading

A walk by a frozen lake to heal a lonely heart (Week 1 in Sweden)

Today is exactly a week since I arrived in Stockholm but it seems so much longer.  At some point I was ready to throw in the towel and call it off.  But then I… Continue reading