Tag Archives: of attitudes-and-habits

# Day 330 (Food ramblings: Yoghurt and more)

That familiar children’s rhyme is here not as an early reference to the eating of curds! Experts tell us that honour belongs to recorded references to ‘dahi’ in ancient Indian texts that date back to 500 years before the start … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, Foodie Ramblings, Indian Accents | Tagged , | 1 Comment

# Day 329 (Food Ramblings: Of milk and its ‘setting’)

The desi-ghee reminiscences the other day led me down another food-memory-lane ~ a tale of milk and its ‘setting’. Milk is another one of those daily nutrients you just take for granted. After all humans have been known to drink … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, Foodie Ramblings, Indian Accents | Tagged , | Leave a comment

# Day 327 (Food ramblings: Of the ‘ghee’ in my veins!)

Twice a year on ‘Ashtami’, during the auspicious navratri-days, we follow a tradition of ‘kanya-pooja’ at our place (a custom prevalent in most North-Indian homes i know of). A special combination of ‘halwa, kala-chanas and puris’ is prepared and then … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, Foodie Ramblings, Indian Accents | Tagged , | Leave a comment

# Day 292 (So tell me again…why are we on Facebook?!)

Hubby : Did you go through the details sent by the travel agent for the Europe trip? Me : Ooops! That slipped my mind…will just go through it… What happens thereafter is an occurrence many of us can identify with … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, In Lighter Vein | Tagged | Leave a comment

# Day 256 (Learning to ‘let it be…’)

Yes, i’m a self-confessed neat-freak, a compulsive organiser, a cleanliness nerd ~ or any other similar term you can use for one who suffers from such obsessive disorders! The consolation is that one is not alone in this affliction. Every … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, In Lighter Vein, Thought snippets | Tagged | Leave a comment

# Day 251 (Sartorial stories)

It is a habit dictated partly by the vagaries of the seasons in the city where we live and partly by my own OCDs. Every couple of months there is this compulsive need to organize and overhaul the wardrobe. The … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, In Lighter Vein | Tagged | Leave a comment

# Day 237 (Those were the days…)

Sometime back i had written about the nostalgia-filter and how a peep through that just improves what you are looking at. (Day 195) When i was younger it used to be amusing to watch the older generation speak so fondly … Continue reading

Posted in 365 Days Blog-roll, Thought snippets | Tagged , | Leave a comment