Work travel

I travelled a lot in my old job. It was interesting to see different cities. Although to be honest, most Australian cities look the same. And you never really see more than out the window during the taxi ride to the hotel, the city (which looks like every other Australian city), the boardroom for the […]

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‘Becoming’ by Michelle Obama

This is my favourite book for the year so far. I enjoyed learning about Michelle’s childhood and her parents and brother, her university years and career before meeting Barack. I especially loved reading about their love story of course! But I also learned a lot about wearing many hats in life as she described how […]

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7 things lately…

1) We tried a new restaurant in our old neighbourhood every Friday night in May because we didn’t want to mess up our kitchen for Saturday morning inspections when our apartments were on the market. 2) We tried cafes in different neighbourhoods while searching for a house. 3) We managed to get away to Fiji […]

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A collection of little moments from 2018

2018 passed by in a blur. I barely had any time or energy to take photos and blog between my new job and planning 2 wedding ceremonies amongst many other events. There was a lot of travel for work and personal reasons, wedding related activities, our wedding, 2 other weddings as guests, a funeral and […]

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Tea with Maadhavi

Hello and welcome to ‘Tea with Maadhavi’! If you have been following me for a while, you would know that this blog space was ‘My Pretty Sydney’.  I changed the blog’s name last month because I want the freedom to write about topics other than Sydney.  I want to write about travel, mindfulness and meditation, […]

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