Holiday post – Mangalore

Mangalore is home and whenever I am here my brains don’t function. It is so relaxing here and so silent, you really want to shut down. What I normally do when at home, is that I sleep, read and eat. Speaking of eating it actually took me to eat some amazing food today to wake…

F(e)asting during Ramzan: A Bohri meal experience 

Did you know you eat lesser when you sit on the floor cross-legged to eat versus sitting at a dining table? Did you know that roasted garlic and chillies help you digest mutton and other heavy meals? Did you know that no morsel of food goes waste at a Bohri wedding and that the thaal…

The Best Meal

Last year this time i had the best meal of my life. I was around 9 months pregnant and everyone on this day last year thought they would cook me something wonderful. The day began with some amazing mutton samosas for breakfast. Lunch was crab in pepper and some leftover sorpatel (all prohibited for consumption…