Kidz Korner

Hi All, my nephew Tejas sometime back bullied his grandmother to make him butter sugar toast and top it off with milo powder. His ever-loving grandmother set about making the toast as per his request and when it was ready, he casually says that he was just joking! Kidz these days! (that’s his favourite line…

Ramadan

Ramadan started a week ago and I am sure those in the GCC countries, must be enjoying themselves, as it’s the most favourite time of the year. Firstly the shorter working hours and secondly the ‘goodies’ galore on offer! Office hours are shortened, so you get to be home around 3ish or 4ish in the…

Vishu

Vishu is the Malayalee New Year and is celebrated on the first day of the Malayalam month in Kerala. The ‘Vishu Kani’ is the most significant aspect of Vishu. The Malayalam word ‘kani’ means “that which is seen first”. It is believed, good things seen on the New Year day brings good luck and prosperity…

Cake Disaster

Yup, you read it right! And you’re probably wondering how and what went wrong and believe me, so am I…. ha ha ha. I have been baking consistently for about one and half years now. I always try out the easy cakes and even my Black Forest Cake turned out very well for a first…

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year (CNY) is the Lunar New Year for the Chinese and you wish them with the greeting “Gong Xi Fa Cai” which means “wishing you great happiness and prosperity”. It usually falls around end of Jan or early Feb and when you start seeing red everywhere and lots of goodies on sale, you…

Coffee

Coffee is a good “Wake me up” in the morning or in the afternoon, especially after a heavy lunch and you still need to head back to the office! The smell of coffee is simply irresistible to all coffee lovers. Just a cuppa first thing in the morning and you are ready for the day…

Food Quotes

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