New beginnings 🏠

So I have been MIA (missing in action) from here for a while. Although I have been trying to read up all your posts as much as possible, but really never managed to write up a post. Not coz I have run out of ideas. Infact my draft has a number of posts on various topics that I started but couldn’t finish writing. Simply coz I was occupied with a lot of other things. So today, I am determined to write up a post to let you guys know what’s cooking here.

Well a number of things have been happening simultaneously. Work is crazy (as always 😣🀬). I was staying with my parents for a few weeks, living the house to the ‘able’ care of my husband. Big mistake!!! It’s been a few weeks that I am back home and am still putting things back to where they belong. I mean, how difficult is it to make tea and then put the container back in its place??!! 😣😣 Anyways, I digress. This post isn’t a rant about the tidiness of my husband or rather the lack of it. I think I should write an entirely separate post about that πŸ˜›πŸ˜›

Coming back to the topic, so we have been house hunting for a while. Not buying, we still can’t afford it + it’s too much of a stress financially and mentally. But we were hoping to find a nice house to rent, that would be a little better than the current one. After many many visits with the broker and seeing many houses, I think we have finally found one that matches the picture we had in mind. Nicely done interiors, 2 balconies for my plant babies, a big kitchen, nice cozy rooms. We instantly fell in love with the house. But like every other thing in my life, nothing goes smoothly without a few hurdles and setbacks. So turns out, the owner is busy and somewhat of a pompous ass. His behaviour was a big turn off, but then he stays overseas and we will hardly have to interact much with him. And the house was too good to let go. So we sucked up and went ahead. And in a few days time we will be shifting. Hoping this new beginning will prove to be a good move for us. Fingers crossed. 🀞🀞🏠

Next up, we have been really busy arranging the packing and moving. That included selling some of our old, way overused and worn out furniture. Now if you haven’t had any experience selling used furnitures online, let me tell you, it’s a real pain in the ass. There are more scammers that real buyers and we too had our brush with a few of them. Thankfully, my friends and family warned me of this and insisted that we do all transactions in cash. Since we are shifting in a few days, I put up all the stuff for sale at dirt cheap prices. Most people who showed interest or bought them were actually shop owners who would take them, refurbish and sell the same stuff at much higher prices.

However, one evening a young boy came with his father to pick up the centre table. Upon asking, he mentioned that they too have a furniture shop but however, this particular table, they were gonna take it home. Over the past years, we have used this table for so many tea and chitchat sessions, shared innumerable laughs and made some good memories chilling with friends and family. And hearing this, I couldn’t help but think of the many cups of tea they too will share over this table and the many memories they would probably create and remember years later. It was going to be a new beginning for the little boy as well as my beloved centre table. I hope it finds itself in a house where there is warmth, love and many conversations. Au revoir old friend.πŸ₯°

For the past few days, I have been thinking of pursuing another passion of mine. Traveling. Yes, the last 2 years have been a bummer for most of us, putting all the major travel plans on the back burner. But if things don’t get worse, hopefully we will be able to step out and explore the world again. I have had the good fortune of traveling to some amazing places so far, and have heaps of pictures with me. So I have finally decided to start an Instagram page for all my travel photos. Been quite busy with that lately, regularly updating the page and getting it started. Interacting with fellow travel enthusiasts and seeing breathtaking pictures. Also, getting to see some really interesting photography techniques on several such pages. So yes, I am learning a lot and really liking the process of it. Looking forward to this new beginning.πŸ“ΈπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜Š

So this is my new Instagram handle: Gibberishsayshello

Do take a look and let me know what you think of it. Will look forward to your feedback, my lovely WP fam πŸ’πŸ’.

Some motivation for myself. Hope it inspires you as well. 😊😊

36 thoughts on “New beginnings 🏠

  1. Girl!!!! You have been busy and I hope the place works out even though the landlord sounds iffy. Good for you and good luck on the move!!!!
    Never fun but worthy of going for your goals and travel sounds like a great idea!!!!
    πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ™πŸ™β€οΈβ€οΈπŸŒ·

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  2. πŸ’œ Just Three Things and a Summary SupaSoulSis; from a Single Man who has a Severe Case of Dereliction of Domestic Duties and is Very, Very, Very Happy:

    🧑 1. YOU!!! were NEVER!!! “MIA”
    🧑 2. Quit Stressing about EveryThing
    🧑 3. Congratulations and Enjoy YOUR!!! New Home

    …because Gratitude is The Best Attitude and YOU!!! ARE in The Grumpy Fuck of a “LandLords” 3DLife because He NEEDS!!! YOU!!! Both; so, I ReIterate, Enjoy πŸ˜‰ and Trust that The Divine is Working in YOUR!!! Favour…just make sure that YOUR!!! Attitude is NOT!!! an Attitude of Stress; ‘cos The Divine Delivers and Doesn’t Know The Difference between STRESSED OUT!!! 😬πŸ₯΄πŸ˜΅πŸ€―🀬😭 and Chilled Out 😌 πŸ‘ŒπŸΎ 😎 β™₯ ✨ ❀ 😌 …

    …πŸ’›πŸ’šπŸ’™…

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      1. πŸ’Ž – Diamond Hard – πŸ’Ž

        πŸ’Ž YOU!!! ARE Most Welcome and it’s a Simple yet Complex Truth SupaSoulSis; 95% of 3DLife is AWESOME!!! 5% is CRAP!!! and We Tend to Focus 95% on The 5%…it’s a Pleasure to Share and Serve; it’s Crystal Clear We ARE One Who ARE Many rather than Many Who ARE One, Stay Strong and Serene

        πŸ’Ž – Diamond Hard – πŸ’Ž

        …πŸ’ŽπŸ’ŽπŸ’Ž…

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  3. Congratulations on your new home! I know, New homes aren’t just as warm as the previous one, but you wil manage it alright. It’s a subtle art to make a house into a home πŸ˜‰
    I just love the quotes you sprinkled through your post!

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    1. You’re absolutely right….good interiors might make a good house but the the love and warmth makes it a home. Hope to transform this house into a home for us. And am so glad to know you liked the quotes πŸ’•πŸ˜Š

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  4. Good to know about moving. Well, it is always a ton of mixed feelings that I go through whenever I move to a new place leaving the old one but nevertheless, gradually it is all about making more memories and having more cups of tea with the best of company at diff places. Good luck with your new home buddy-may your new home be filled with peace n happiness always πŸ™‚

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    1. Thank you so much dear πŸ₯°πŸ’ž. And You’re right. Lots of mixed feelings here. Stayed at this current house for more than 5 years, have experienced some of the happiest and saddest moments here. So there is a sense of attachment to this house and also excitement for the New house. For now, just hoping we can shift properly (as I am down with a terrible cold 🀧)

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    1. Thank you so much dear πŸ’–πŸ’–, as of now we have moved in and it’s a whole lot of mess getting things in order. But enjoying the process nonetheless. And I really hope the table finds itself in a house with loving caring people. 😊😊

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