One of the things I am doing in India, seeing what the rug Industry has done to help the families and communities in the area.
Traveling at the age of 2 1/2…well actually 2 years 8 months, is tough. There are so many new things to see and foods to try. It does not help […]
Holi — a wonderful day of color. A day of celebrations where for many work stops and joyous celebration begins.
HBT has been amazing. At the age of 2 1/2 he has and will be dragged through more every type of rug process. Today we visited Obeetee Rugs–while I have […]
Jaipur Rugs, our first stop on our trip, employees disabled indians. Mr. Chaudhary says “If you have a good Heart and a good soul, you can do anything.” Very true […]
We got to visit Kilol, a hand block printing textile company. A team of 300 turn out some beautiful clothing. After watching and videoing the process, I of course went […]
If there is any question of my writing and grammar skills, let me share with you what happens when I do work while my son is awake. He is a […]
Not only did HBT pick out my clothing for the day, he was my personal paparazzi. Monday morning we went to Mcdonalds and one clothing stop. This was to wear […]
Sunday was a day of rest. We went to the mall. HBT played in a type of Chucky Cheese area, while the mom’s shopped. He has gotten into handing over […]
This was a great day of exploration for Beach. He not only explored every nook and cranny of Jaipur Rugs, he also explored every nook and cranny of Kilol, a […]
A lot of hard work goes into the making of a hand knotted rug. See a glimpse of the people who work on the rug. This is why I am […]
I sit here at 5:30am writing in Jaipur. I sit on the floor near the bathroom for light. My son is finally asleep past 2am….I am doing nothing to jeopardize […]
What a wonderful day of learning. I grew up listening to my father talk about rugs. I joined the family magazine, Rug News andDesign. It was not until yesterday, that […]
Saturday, we saw so much. I think it is best shown through a video. HBT’s was very excited by the farm land we drove through- the cows, sheep, goats and […]
We traveled from Delhi to Jaipur on a 7am flight. THANK GOD for jetlag and Lilibaby carrier. We made it. The rest of the morning was spent learning about rugs. […]