M is for Mumbai Mobile Creches

Tap. Tap. Screech. Buzz. Rumble. Clang! Will the hammering ever stop? Will the droning sound of the front loader ever cease? Will they ever complete the building next door? Tap. Tap. Screech. Buzz. Rumble. Clang! These sounds are the sounds of Mumbai under construction. The construction sounds seem endless, especially when expats first arrive. Despite … Continue reading M is for Mumbai Mobile Creches

F is for FMCH

Expat wives have a reputation for high fashion, but we also have one for compassion. You can't live in Mumbai and not be touched by the poverty and the hunger that accompanies it. Many expat spouses spend their time volunteering at NGOs throughout Mumbai. In the spirit of volunteerism, every year, the American Women's Club … Continue reading F is for FMCH

Behind the AWC Bourbon Street Bash

On 27 April, 150 people gathered at the Trident, Bandra Kurla for the second annual AWC Bourbon Street Bash. It was a glamorous evening of dinner, dancing, and doing good for local charities. The charity gala raised money to benefit all AWC charities, but most funds went to the Foundation for Mother and Child Health, … Continue reading Behind the AWC Bourbon Street Bash