Some good old memories should remain untampered

Last evening after the showers went for a quick spin on my two-wheeler – just to smell the fresh air and smell the petrichor. I saw two of the popular biriyani hotspots in the neighborhood were open. Usually, I stop at the other one which sells Muslim biriyani and I really love it. For a…

Sushi at home Experience brought home by Daily Sushi

I still remember those office days in Paris, when on Fridays while I wanted to grab a jumbo baguette sandwich and roam around in the marchés (weekly markets) in the neighborhood, my colleagues would plan for sushi lunches. Albeit some Fridays I gave in, while other times I slipped a little early grabbed my lunch…

Lockdown 2021 – first entry of food gratitude journal

Sometimes I wonder if I find out good food or the good food finds me. Well, I am mostly indoors, the neighborhood is eerily quiet; Nair Uncle & Aunty are missed, last year sharp at 4 p.m. I used to see them walking , better call it pace up and down in the ground floor…

The first Sunday of lockdown 2021

As we were just about to start resuming our lives with all precautions in the new normal ,the virus took a new avatar and all eyes are currently on our country. The best way to break the chain and stay safe is to shut doors. But what do we do within the 4 walls and…

The Groot – Post Shopping a relaxed and sublime experience

A little before I was visiting my family in Kolkata , on Black Friday (yes , you read it right) – yes , In India the trend has caught up where certain clothing line or shops offer discounts on the day US celebrates Black Friday. Well, as we were expecting a new member in the…

Embrace the change – Reset your life

Last Sunday I visited this new place which promises to be a one stop shop for holistic living. Right from a café to spa to gym and an open space for yoga they have it all, spread across floors. The green interiors have a very balmy effect. The last 7-8 months were definitely tumultuous. However,…

Thanksgiving 2020 – Life is Good to me

Whoever has grown up in Bangalore , studied in the engineering colleges in & around this city (say like Tumkur) and dropped by the city with friends once in a while , knew the name ‘the pub world’ . The green bower , the music, the old world charm , numerous memories woven around this…

Navratri Finally Begins for Me

There are certain things which are unexplainable – e.g. the usual khichuri never tastes as good as the bhog and the regular thaali will never taste as delicious as the navratrithaali . Here we begin – With the Durgapuja this week, my mind is wandering in the streets of Kolkata – Metro cinema , New…

Blu Oyster – A new Seafood fare

In current time when many of my friends are struggling at home (including my ma) and balancing home chores, care giving for near dear ones along with their professional life , I am lucky to have a few things less on my plate – which I utilize in exploring new places and new dishes. This…