LIFESTYLE

A lot to be thankful for this October #Gratitude Post

I don’t know if it is coincidence or if it is real but ever since I began counting my blessings, they have begun to multiply. Today I walked out of nursery school having stood in for Anna Shetty and Daughter No. 1. as both mothers were busy. I was only too glad to hear the …

PHOTO

Casuarina avenue #ThursdayTreeLove

If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees. Khalil Gibran I always thought Casuarinas were short trees till I came across this gorgeous path in a seaside park. What a lovely avenue to walk through isn’t it ? I wonder what secrets these …

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Clean & Green #WordlessWednesday

I was waiting in traffic when I saw this wall with the message by the Pune Municipal Council exhorting the citizens to plant more trees . The rest of the message said that green is clean. But I’m quite sure they didn’t mean that plants should grow wild out of a wall that’s holding up …

FOOD

Healthy & Wholesome Bacon and Spinach Quiche #FlavoursomeTuesday

    Happy Tuesday! As promised, I’m sharing with you a recipe for healthy and wholesome Spinach and Bacon Quiche. With cuisine going global, there’s hardly anyone who hasn’t heard of a quiche. This quintessential French pie with a crisp, crusty base and light cheesy filling is the ideal dish for a Spring time Brunch …

LIFESTYLE

Navigating the Gift Giving Challenge: Gift for a 100 year old

This post first appeared as http://mumbaionahigh.com/2009/06/a-hundred-winters-passing-by.html The Gift Giving Challenge With the Festive Season coming upon us, buying a gift is a major task many of us face. Diwali, especially that has special days for special people, buying gift can be a challenge. You need to buy a special gift for your sibling, a special gift for …