Vanakkam Chennai: A wedding soirée 💍

The days in Bengaluru are getting dark early, the weather outside is windy, damp and cold. Not cheery weather at all; and we were happy to get a brief escape from this dreariness and fly off to a quick but pre-planned celebration in the neighbouring metro city of Chennai. I am flying into Chennai after…

Q for Queens 👸🏻

Inspired by Anita Nair’s book – the Alphabet Soup for Lovers 👉Good reads for the monsoon 2020 #1 🦋 we held an edible alphabet game in our family WhatsApp group. Beginning from the first of the month till the twenty sixth, the participants had to post a picture of a homemade dish, beginning with the…

Happiness homemade 🎂

Today was my younger nephew’s b’day. He turned seven👦. My brother and sil arranged an online cake cutting, the kid was thrilled and so were we. He is used to online classes, so greeting his cousins and grandparents virtually seemed perfectly normal to him. My sil took the trouble to bake a cake🎂. It was…

Reminiscing…

A picture to tell a story has to be quirky, offbeat, bizarre or something unusual !? Maybe; but the simple and familiar things can tell a tale too ! The credit for the story has to go to a lady named Suzi Vaughan; she was the source of inspiration through her TED Talk titled Fashion Your…