Indian Street Style Grilled Corn

Monsoons bring a vivid picture to all those who have experienced it. Each one with different memories and mostly about food. I remember one day, returning to the office (I was working in marketing just after college) on my moped. I was at on the street my office was on, could almost see it at…

Roasted Eggplant and Tomato Soup

When I saw this recipe online on Martha Stewart’s website, I knew I had to try it. If you are following my blog, you will find a lot of eggplant dishes. As I read this recipe, I knew this would be a perfect winter soup. However, I wanted to use the lovely heirloom tomatoes and…

This is where I go to think…

I was just writing a blog on mindfulness and working on a MOOC course on the same topic. I have been working on assignments, reading and rereading, understanding some and trying to figure out the others (for my MA). Also, planning for classes and writing reports… Sitting in one position the whole evening did not help…

Antara Gange (Ganges from the depths)

Antara Gange is situated close to Kolar which is approximately 65 km from Bengaluru. It forms part of the Shastashrunga mountain range. It is a trekkers delight as there are a lot of granite rocks and many caves to explore. Interested in more information, click here. We reached the base of our trek around 7…

Avalabetta

It seems like I like  have been bitten by a bug! The last time I got bitten by a bug (mosquito), I was down for months with viral arthritis. Wonder how long this will last? Luckily this is a good bug, I have been bitten by the hiking bug. This time, I did not need…

Newton’s first law of motion

Newton’s first law of motion states that an object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force. The definition of inertia is that inertia is the resistance of any physical object to any change in its…

A cup of tea …

“A cup of tea would restore my normality.” [Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy] ― Douglas Adams Every evening, I sit with a cup of tea. It is my time of solitude. It is my time… My kids, even when they were very little, knew that when mom was sitting with her tea, they should give her space. I…

We make the road by Walking

“We make the road by walking”- Myles Horton and Paulo Freire I have been meaning to start a blog for a long time. But, there was always the apprehensions of what to write. I always wondered that there may be too many blogs anyway. So, why would people read mine. As part of a course I…