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Farm Trip pt. 2

Second part of the farm trip this weekend! I visited a farm which specialises in seed production- and they have amazing varieties of plants and flowers. Like for example, they were growing five types of ladyfingers, ten types of tomatoes and four types of sunflowers! Unfortunately, the crops that were growing were not in season..so they were at the beginning growing phase and wouldn't have made pretty pictures. So I ...
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Farm Trip pt. 1

Pictures from this weekend. I along with family and friends, visited a farm , which specialises in seed production and natural farming. It was a really beautiful and serene place. Here are some pictures I took there: Farm Trip pt. 1 Green. Treetops. Glimpses of the farm. Fields of flowers. This plant is used for extracting sunflower oil. Yellow. Pristine. Cherry picking. Ducks waddling. Catsitting. Ploughing the field. Row of succulents ...
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Glittery Phrase Bunting

Hello! Today is special, because there are birthday celebrations all around at home. To mark the occasion, I whipped up this very simple glittery phrase bunting to use just for the occasion. I didn't want to write 'happy birthday' because that limits the use all year round (if I want to!) so I settled for a phrase- You Da Best. It's simple, cheerful and optimistic. And here's how I made ...
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Restyle it! DIY Hexagon Jewelry Holder

Another Restyle it! post. I'm totally getting into restyling things now! This post is no different..you know, how people on the net are forever doing Ikea hacks? Well, this one is an Ikea hack..Ikea packaging, that is. Confused? Don't be. Read on. So I recently purchased two wall clocks from Ikea and they came in these pretty adorable hexagon shaped boxes. Rather than tossing these boxes out for in the ...
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Restyle it! Neon Planner Diaries

Hello there. If you've been keeping along, you might know about a little feature I've started along with my cleaning journey - called Restyle it! Restyle it is a series where in the process of cleaning up and organizing and deciding what to throw out- I find things at home which have the potential to be made afresh and in use once again. Basically, I restyle things instead of throwing them ...
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Photo Diaries: Fresh from the Market

I recently lived  in Rajasthan, India for a month (a whole month!). It was a long holiday. I really enjoyed exploring the place - a desert with so much life. One of the best things about living in a place is eating fresh food with the infusion of culture. The market place in Rajasthan is teeming with  fresh and very natural (no artificial and chemical stuff) food products. On a sunny ...
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Tequila Streets, Mexico

Okay, I may have been posting a few pictures of Mexico lately. And I'm not quite done with the subject, because I have tons of pictures all about it! Sorry, not sorry. That's half the fun of going to a new place with your camera, isn't it? So here are some pictures that capture Tequila's streets and the whole Mexican exotic vibe. Absolutely love this cheerful little cafe. This one's a bit ...
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Savoury Pancakes with Spicy Seasoned Yoghurt

When it comes to a meal, I generally prefer savoury dishes. Today was no different. We had these savoury pancakes for lunch, along with some spicy seasoned yoghurt. The whole meal is quite easy to make; and it's also nutritious and yummy all at the same time. Double win! These savoury pancakes can also be eaten mixed with the yoghurt; by breaking the pancakes into tiny pieces and adding them ...
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A Drawing Workshop this Weekend

Hi everyone! Sorry for the lack of posts, I have been busy with a lot of art projects, classes..and I took a drawing workshop this weekend! It was all about the art of a human face - and titled the same. It was a fun weekend, with drawing plenty of eyes and noses and the full face - and teaching is always a learning experience for me too. Here's a sneak ...
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Styling on Instagram

When it comes to Instagram, I'm still thinking about ways to make my feed more fun and interesting. So, lately, I've just been trying out some basic styling with everyday objects around the home. Here are some I did earlier on this week and the previous week. Hope you like them! Check out more of these upcoming on my Instagram feed! Find me on Instagram here: @surelysimpleblog Find my art ...
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