Morning and evening routine in quarantine

I don’t know why, but I find watching, or reading about, other people’s morning or evening routines fascinating and inspiring. Mornings Before quarantine, I watched a variety of morning routine videos on YouTube because my own routine was very busy. I would wake up at 5.20am, pray/mediate, shower, get dressed and be out the door […]

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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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When life doesn’t go according to plan…

The last 3 months have certainly been far from any of the plans we had. Our plans have just been put on hold for a little while (and hopefully not too much longer). My lifestyle changed overnight and I don’t have a regular routine at the moment. I’m traveling for work again which has added […]

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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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‘Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe’ by Jenny Colgan

I first read ‘Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe’ by Jenny Colgan just after I turned 26 years old.  It was a beautiful gift from a lovely, thoughtful friend whom I had only met months earlier.  I was living in Hong Kong at the time and (sadly) not loving it.  I was at a point in […]

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