While I was a easygoing, fun loving, bubbly child, I had one big flaw, I had (and still have ) an evil temper. I was far
Lunch time in school was special. Small recess and long recess. 2 lunch boxes/ dabbas to carry. One with a small snack a
When you have parents who work, there is a certain advantage, they both bring home 'khau' ( snacks) on their way home fr
When I was little, we did not have whole wheat bread, multi-grain bread or maybe we did , we were unaware and as far as
Of late M and I reminisce a lot about our brief stay in Bangalore.. and of course we end up talking of the awesome food
Or to call it by it's real name, Theeya Dhosakaya Pulusu Pachadi'.
We'll come back to the tongue twister in a bit!
"And what are you making for dessert?" I asked"Sweet curd" she said."Adding yogurt culture to sweet milk ?" I asked" Na
How often have you seen a child straining at his/ her Mother's hand and demanding something .. anything? How often have
I was about to miss MLAA-60. Well thank goodness for a Quick curry ( and bad pictures).
Summer has set in (and how!) so
I keep making a resolution to eat right. Eat sensibly, cut carbs, reduce gluten, I even explored the idea of going grain
On a recent visit to the library to return movies and books ( and paying a fine for late returns) I picked up a cook boo
Every little girl is a princess, don't you think? And more so on her birthday.
My son calls her Tai (meaning elder sis
Of late I have been using the laptop VERY sparingly. Things were going crazy around me. Though a most useful thing to h
Saturdays were special. I had half day school. oh! it was a curse getting up early to go , in the first place.
If you are ever in Churchgate, Mumbai, and you travel in the local train, when you step outside the station, in one cor
I am so glad October is behind me now. It was a month full of anxiety and stress, luckily, all is well now. It taught me
I am back after what seems to me, a very long break and more importantly a self imposed break. I have been busy, packin
The word idli originates from the two Tamil words - "Ittu" and "Avi" (To lay and steam). Although the precise history o
The second day of Dwali is called NARKA-CHATURDASHI or CHOTI DIWAL which falls on the fourteenth day of the month of Ash
I have questioned, I have doubted, I have spent sleepless nights, shed tears and laughed out loud, loved with all my he
1/4 cup Canola Oil ( I used about 3 tbs)36 Curry leaves torn2 tsp Cumin seeds
This Diwali, I tried a new sweet, it's called 5 cup Mithai. Just that.
It is simple, straight forward. No fuss, no ext