Books I read in November 2021

November 2021 shall henceforth be known as the month I resumed my travel lifestyle in earnest. I spent less days at home than I did traveling (I think). So here are the books I read while on the road! Infinite Country by Patricia Engel The novel follows a mixed-status family as they struggle to survive… Continue reading Books I read in November 2021

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An ode to fan fiction

There is one constant in life: the book/show/movie you enjoy will come to an end. Scratch that. If you are Naina there are two constants in life. The book/show/movie you enjoy will come to an end and you will have questions about the characters lives after the book/show/movie has ended. I can make up stories… Continue reading An ode to fan fiction

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Why I read

Bespectacled and tiny, Playing sports made me whiny, Growing up I was a runt, However, regarding my love for libraries I was blunt, I was an introvert with few friends, My love for books my parents couldn’t comprehend. I first read the adventures of the Famous Five, I joined them on their boat and as… Continue reading Why I read

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A letter to my neighbours

Introduction Since I moved from San Francisco to Mountain View, I have been able to hear my neighbours (to the left, right, and upstairs) a lot more easily! I blame shoddy construction materials and being home 24/7 due to a global pandemic. Being conflict averse, I have only confronted my neighbours on one occasion. So… Continue reading A letter to my neighbours

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Sixth love language

Gary Chapman has written a book titled, “The Five Love Languages”. He uses this book to talk about the five ways in which we express love: Acts of service Quality time Physical touch Words of affirmation Gifts The book discusses how to understand how you choose to receive and give love and how one should… Continue reading Sixth love language

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My rant against audiobooks

Hear ye, hear ye. My name is Naina Raisinghani and I read books. This is my rant against audiobooks. I don’t think that listening to an audiobook qualifies as reading. Why you ask: First, you aren’t really reading the book so the experience is broken somewhat. Second, you are usually listening to audiobooks while you… Continue reading My rant against audiobooks

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Books I read in October 2021

October was the month I started listening to audiobooks in the car, so this is a LONG list of books. Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning by Cathy Park Hong I will be the first to admit that I don’t know much about the anti Asian sentiment in the US. So this book definitely had… Continue reading Books I read in October 2021

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New Project – pmprep.app

I currently have way too many side projects; this blog, my TikTok account and my podcast. So of course I wanted to add another one. Who wouldn’t So I just went to domains.google.com and bought a new domain. It’s called pmprep.app. No prizes for what my NEW side project will be! My goals Create… Continue reading New Project – pmprep.app

2 months on TikTok

Statistics Before I recap the lessons I have learnt so far, let’s take a look at my stats so far! August 30 Followers: 8 Likes: 7 Number of videos: 2 September 11 Followers: 13 Likes: 93 Number of videos: 9 October 8 Followers: 24 Likes: 227 Number of videos: 28 October 22 Followers: 43 Likes:… Continue reading 2 months on TikTok

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A hiking packing list

I am planning my first solo hike, so obviously I started making a packing list! Here it is! Carrier and hydration I had been using my regular backpack for hiking and my Hydro Flask for water. However, both my backpack and Hydro Flask were VERY heavy which annoyed me during the hike. This is why… Continue reading A hiking packing list

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