The first week!

May 10, 2015

Days.2-7 : Growing healthy and Smitha’s recovering well.


And he’s out!

May 3, 2015

The baby boy’s healthy! 3.9 kgs and 52 cms – a tall and big baby! Smitha’s come out relatively well too!


Mini Baby-Shower

March 22, 2015

Smitha had a mini-Srimantham on Ugadi before she left for Vizag.


Getting on a bit…

December 30, 2014

Smitha’s putting on some healthy weight!


A mini get-together in Colchester

December 27, 2014

Sridhar Annayya, Bujji Vadhina, Ankita and Smitha and I visited Srinu Bava and Sirisha Akka in Colchester.


Christmas with the Mydurs

December 25, 2014

We visited Charan, Harini, Riya and Vedanth in London for the holidays.


And, it’s a boy!

December 15, 2014

The baby’s healthy – checked out the brain, heart, blood vessels, lungs, gums, hands, feet, fingers, toes, bones etc.,


It’s official!

October 23, 2014

Smitha had the first official scan. A healthy baby.


Iceland: Land of Fire and Ice

October 10, 2014

Spent a week in Iceland, scarcely believing that we’re seeing the real world!


Big News!

October 4, 2014

First view of the baby!


The Backs with the Mydurs

August 9, 2014

Charan, Harini, Ria and Vedanth visited us in Cambridge, and we spent some time going around the Cambridge Backs.


A mini get-together in Cambridge

August 3, 2014

Sridhar Annayya, Bujji Vadhina, Ankita, Srinu Bava, Sirisha Akka, and Nikki visited us in Cambridge


Full Double Rainbow!

August 1, 2014

Had a fantastic Double Rainbow visible end-to-end from the Apartment Balcony at Sunset!


A taste of Scottish Summer

July 26, 2014

Visited Scotland with friends for a very short duration in good weather! Castles, Palaces, Kilts, Bagpipes, Scotches, Glens, Lochs, Waterfalls, Woods…. everything you’d want!


Saree Time

July 2, 2014

Smitha tries on a new saree.


Summer in Ladakh

June 25, 2014

Ladakh – literally, “the land of high passes” – is an amazing land of contrasts. Smitha and I spent a rather short time exploring some of the areas on a motorbike.



March 14, 2014

Smitha celebrates her Birthday quietly at home before hanging out with friends in the evening


University of Cambridge

March 9, 2014

One sunny day in March (a rather rare occasion in UK), we took a walk through history!


Moved to Cambridge

January 29, 2014

Smitha’s fancy new apartment in the heart of Cambridge!

Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds

January 5, 2014

A small town in Suffolk, built around an ancient Cathedral – quite representative of the country.

Lake District

Lake District & Yorkshire Dales National Parks

December 31, 2013

Nothing like a road trip in bad weather! The waterfalls were in full force and the stormy clouds added their magic to lush landscapes.

Christmas at the Redla's

Christmas at the Redla’s

December 25, 2013

Spent the Christmas with Family: Bujji Vadhina, Sridhar Annayya and Ankita

Satyanarayana Vratham

Satyanarayana Vratham at home

November 4, 2013

The second Satyanarayana Vratham we did in a week (the first being at Annavaram temple, right after the wedding), was at our home in Hyderabad.

First Deepavali

First Deepavali together

November 3, 2013

It’s been a while for the both of us, since we celebrated Deepavali amongst family, with noisy firecrackers to boot!

Honeymoon in Goa

Honeymoon in Goa

November 2, 2013

The fabulous warm waters of Goan beaches were inviting even in the dead of the night!

Wedding shot from Annavaram

A new beginning…

October 28, 2013

Big things have small beginningsā€¦
Our small wedding was at Annavaram temple with very few close relatives in attendance.