Cauliflower is called the same in Malayalam as well. I wonder why. Too much literacy? Over influence by the British? Or is there really a Malayalam word for it? Am I just dumb? I have no idea. Anyway, one of my favorite cauliflower dishes is the Gobi Manchurian. The first time I ever ate Gobi … Continue reading Gobi Manchurian
The title is in response to Shweta's Saturday Six Word Story Prompt : Balloon You must be wondering how the title connects to a balloon. There is a small story behind it. There was this little girl who lived next to my friend’s apartment. One day, her mom bought her a balloon, one of those fancy … Continue reading Let it go see the world!
If someone‘s been quiet and comes back to you later, and if it doesn’t feel the same anymore, did it matter at all in the first place? People change. I know that! But if they really mattered, won’t you be glad to see them again? Won’t you have stories to tell them? Won’t you lash … Continue reading Does it matter?
She had a thing for everything broken,Believed broken things had better stories to tell and treasured them all.Bits and pieces of broken bangles,Cute little charms from a broken bracelet,Her grandpa's broken vintage radio,Her father’s broken watch,And as she grew up,Broken hearts!Time has passed andBroken hearts left when they weren’t so broken anymore.There are ghosts everywhere. … Continue reading Broken Things – Collaboration
Children have the wildest imagination, and the stories they come up with are the best ever! Few days ago, my niece told me the cutest story ever, and I couldn't stop myself from sharing it here. So, let's not waste any time and dive right into the tale. Cheeku In Wonderland Once upon a time, … Continue reading Oh! The Places You’ll Go! – The Beauty Of A Child’s Imagination
Hey hey! How are you? It's been a while since I posted here. But, I have been around reading all your posts. So, I cannot say that I missed WP. However, it sure feels great to get back with writing. Yesterday a post on Instagram caught my eye. 'If you remember a scent, you forget … Continue reading A Whiff Of Memories
Name! A random word that your parents or guardians choose to address you when you are born, and from that instant, your whole identity becomes that one word. Weird! Isn't it? Have you ever thought about how different your life would have been if you had a different name?
Have you ever seen a kid who finishes every single item on the plate, without wasting even a teeny tiny bit of food? Ate everything whether he/she loves it or not? I used to be that kind. Smaller kids were often asked to sit beside me during family gatherings, to learn 'The art of eating' … Continue reading Finish Everything On Your Plate – Best Life Advice Ever
For those of you who don't know, Hindi is one among the 22 official languages in India. It is the first language of millions in our country. But for me, Hindi is like this 'poovalan'(swain) guy who keeps following me no matter how many times I reject him. It seems I can't get this guy … Continue reading My On And Off Relationship With ‘Hindi’
In life, there are moments you wish you could freeze and keep it that way forever. Isn't it? Unfortunately, you can't. All you can do is click them into photographs and treasure those memories. When my son was born, I was determined to capture every beautiful moment he presents us; from his toothless smile to … Continue reading How to take beautiful baby photos at home