Let me begin by stating that I am an omnivore. Contrary to common belief, all Indians are not vegetarians or even vegans. I fall into the non-vegetarian category although lately, I have been wondering about dairy. What made us humans think it would be splendid to drink the milk of another mammal, thereby putting it […]
I tried to take a break from writing. I couldn’t. So here I am, click-clacking at my keyboard in search of a story to tell. So, why don’t I tell you something about the story I am reading right now? It’s Summer Lightning by P.G. Wodehouse. Intrigued by the pig on the cover? That’s Empress, […]
I wanted to take a break from this blog. So I told Max and he suggested I write a good-bye post. I dread good-byes so obviously I twiddled my thumbs and sat on it for as long as I could. Also, there’s so much I want to write about. I want to talk about Christmas […]
You will love this if you are allergic to peanuts but okay with ground sesame seeds, which is what tahini is. It is used to make hummus (which not many people do at home) or when frying up a batch of falafel (again, most people go for the take-out variety). It is also an answer […]
For a three year old, there is no such thing as too much snow. But you and I, let us brace ourselves for what may well be a historic blizzard. Stay warm. Stay safe. Stock up on essentials like cocoa and graham crackers. And plenty of books.
We are back from a month-long stay in Kolkata, having touched upon Mumbai, and for the briefest of time, Frankfurt. We flew for 8 hours straight, twice in a day, and then some more. We had a three-year-old with us, and it was his first time on a plane. Apart from not being too keen […]