B – Breakfasts are important

In the rush to work everyday most of us skip breakfasts. I did that too. This year i made a resolution that come what may i will have a good breakfast before i leave for work or carry breakfast to to work. Towards this resolution, I stocked up on cold meats, breads, ready to eat…

A – Anxiety

It’s funny I should start a positive 25 day challenge with a one feeling that many of us are feeling these days. Anxiety about the unknown and a future that is uncertain in these trying times. An anxiety of being alone and not in touch with the world – a feeling of FOMO in more…

#Covid19 days and nights

Of all the various things that i documented on the blog, this time needs special mention. In a world that is constantly chasing dreams, running too fast, devastating everything along the way, Covid19 could be a breath of (fresh?) air to make us all slow down and savour the little things in life. We stay…

The Ray of Hope for pizzas

When you are tired of eating mass consumption pizzas and craving for something closer to homemade pizza you need to head to Ray’s Pizzeria at Bandra. You will probably not even find the place because it looks like literally a hole in the wall. But when you venture further you are greeted with the most…

Pandit’s Kulfi @ Jaipur

Never eaten such perfect kulfi in my life and I had to go for seconds. This is Pandit’s Kulfi at Jaipur and while the whole of the city was selling strawberry kulfi this place sell traditional flavours and serves with more than one kulfi stock for easy manoeuvring – a clever but very useful invention…

Making the most of Meghalaya

On the last solo trip I went to in May this year, I managed to visit Meghalaya. I had relatives there – but I never really got down to visiting them because you know – life. Before I booked myself in to this trip I got several warning signs from my forever paranoid Papa who…

Patterns and a mid-year post

I think i see a pattern in the way I blog. The first half of the year is super busy and mind boggling with the amount of chores that I have to get done – like providing your tax proofs to your company, getting your child settled in school (in my case homeschooling), then filing…

Here comes Ideal: THE ice cream of South Canara

Ideal’s is the ideal place to go when you want some indulgence in your holiday. This particular branch of the iconic ice cream brand from Mangalore is the first and the oldest. My mum used to take me when I was about 6-7 years old when we went to Mangalore and I took my 6…