Hike to Matanga Hills

At some point in our lives, with numerous backgrounds we would have watched some of the most beautiful sun-rises giving us hope for the day and setting suns giving us a promise of tomorrow. But watching a sun- rise or a sun -set with a mythological background is very erratic and contrasting unless we choose … Continue reading Hike to Matanga Hills

Mother Goddess Cauvery

Thousands of years ago human settlements grew up around great rivers and this is how modern civilisation began. Every river has a story behind and one such is of River Cauvery which took birth at Talacauvery at Kodagu district located in Karnataka state, India. For Kodava’s river Cauvery is not just a river but form … Continue reading Mother Goddess Cauvery

Dad’s Birthday, The Least I could Do – 26/05/2016

My birthday's never excited me than Dad's! It's more of a festival and with each passing year I eagerly looked forward to it and send him some gifts. But the year 2016 was different. I did look forward, did the countdown too, but circumstances made me not just forget that his birthday was fast approaching, … Continue reading Dad’s Birthday, The Least I could Do – 26/05/2016

Caramel Custard Vs Spun Sugar

Sub: Lunch with two lovely friends Venue: Undisclosed location Cuisine: American Cocktails sipped and main course relished amidst all our conversations and laughter, the two ladies were up to their neck while I made some space for the desserts. Those who know me closely,will never let go off me and ensure I have my share … Continue reading Caramel Custard Vs Spun Sugar

A Glimpse of Village Life – Featured in the Website of Evolve Back (Previously Orange County)

This article of mine is featured in the website of Evolve Back, previously Orange County, one of the finest resorts in India known for its exemplary hospitality,serenity and delicious food. Source: A Glimpse of Village Life Join a group of old friends as they explore the rural countryside of Hampi in a Tuk Tuk or … Continue reading A Glimpse of Village Life – Featured in the Website of Evolve Back (Previously Orange County)

Dark Caramel Pudding

This is a major throw back to 2015. Spring had set in and it was a peaceful Saturday!  It was a week off for me and my man was away at work.  I was basking at home and I knew he who would be home in the next couple of hours. He being a foodie … Continue reading Dark Caramel Pudding

Global Village, Dubai – Mini World Tour When World becomes Flat!

It’s a beautiful month of November and close to year end!  Summer is faded and autumn has come dancing. All the open-air bustle that was stranded, is back to life again. Kids enjoy their outdoor games, family and friends plan getaways, couple enjoy their walk in the park etc. However, the beauty of this season … Continue reading Global Village, Dubai – Mini World Tour When World becomes Flat!

Goa in Dubai!

It’s been five years since I have moved to the UAE. As and when I was at Bur Dubai, call it old Dubai- One of the busiest areas in town, I have passed by this restaurant called Goan Shack numerous times which is located at Ascot hotel. But I never had a chance to venture … Continue reading Goa in Dubai!

Getaway to Hatta Dam

Who doesn’t like weekend getaways? So do me. Two weeks ago, it was a long weekend in UAE in honour of martyr’s day and UAE national day.  It’s one of the most awaited off which people look forward to in the UAE. Like everyone else,   I ponder what do we do, where shall we go … Continue reading Getaway to Hatta Dam

Coffee Blossom -Aromatic

In India, coffee estates are sited along the Western Ghats amidst the misty mountain landscapes. One of the most widespread beverage, an export commodity and a main source of income to most of the planters, the dependency lies greatly on it to make a living. Coffee blossoms or the coffee flowers is one of the … Continue reading Coffee Blossom -Aromatic