Yesterday I went to the local market gadding about looking out for some unique vegetable that I could buy and cook. After walking for a bit I reached my regular vegetable vendor Ram Prasad who usually sells leafy vegetables and I found a small cane basket full of tiny white flowers tucked away slyly inContinue reading Moringa! ……not a film character but a tree!
Sequel the 4thmember of our family came to our home on the 2ndof October 2016. Oh but wait first let me introduce you to Sequel …….and how she came into our life In 2015, I was very busy with the publication of my cook book Karwar to Kolhapur Via Mumbai and in 2016 April 17ththeContinue reading The ‘Sequel’ to unconditional love
Sometime back my friend KD mentioned about an eatery at Dadar, which serves the most amazing Malvani cuisine. A foodie that I am, I decided to visit this place called Chaitanya, which was highly recommended. And so a drive from Andheri to Dadar was planned to enjoy dinner at this simple quaint eatery along withContinue reading Chaitanya by The Walke’s
This maximum city has got us a lot of opportunities to grow and become successful. Even an uneducated person who comes from a village can make a living for himself here, which is amazing! But in the quest of growth some how I realized the simplicity of life has been lost. I very vividly rememberContinue reading Is simplicity so difficult? …
Today was a very close friends birthday…. Age should not be discussed …. She is yet young at heart…. So an impromptu lunch was decided to celebrate Rakhee’s birthday. At 7:00 am my mobile was beeping with messages on the Crazy girls chat which has Sheetal, Rakhee and me on it and lunch at aContinue reading And the party is over …..
You are hungry and are sitting at the dinning table and a very hot earthern pot appears. The lid is removed and the steam rushes out. The room is filled with a mouth watering aroma. The serving spoon showcase the tender meat and vegetables sitting in the still bubbling sauce Isn’t that satisfying…… When IContinue reading CLITTER CLATTER OF PETER’S PANS AND POTS
We had been to Thekkady Kerala for a holiday in 2004. The drive from Cochin to Thekkady was spectacular. The winding roads through the tea plantations, the cold breeze, I couldn’t believe I was in Gods country itself. Curling around a misty ridge 2000 feet high in the Periyar vastness, we found “Spice Village” theContinue reading FROM GODS OWN COUNTRY