BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES, Mumbai Diary

If we were having coffee #FridayReflections

Chances are I’d be having a really quick cup of coffee with you simply because I’m being rushed off my feet . If we were having coffee I’d pour my heart out and tell you how the hot and cold water taps in our bathroom clogged up. I’d tell you how the plumber checked it… Read More If we were having coffee #FridayReflections

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES, Opinions

Life happens organically #FridayReflections

Serendipity has played an important part in my life . I am convinced that most things happen in life by chance rather than design. Because if it is by design, I am definitely not the designer! Almost everything in my life happened serendipitously : including my birth. Not only was I unplanned but even my… Read More Life happens organically #FridayReflections

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

Remains of the curry#FridayReflections

Sandokan stirred from his mid morning nap. Princess purred beside him. Stretching out lazily, they began their usual routine of getting ready like the others on Makete Street. As doors banged shut while people left for work, they could hear pressure cookers whistling down the road. Slowly, engines revved up down the street  as people… Read More Remains of the curry#FridayReflections

FOOD

Whatever happened to plain old sponge ! #FridayReflections

The other day I walked into a cake shop Nostalgic for vanilla sponge . But all I saw were cakes of chocolate Each one more exotic than the next! There was chocolate cake with swirls of butter cream – shaded in grades of chocolate Ombré I was told they called it while the next had… Read More Whatever happened to plain old sponge ! #FridayReflections

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

The Blue Bicycle #FridayReflections

If inanimate objects could experience emotion, the blue bicycle would have been very happy. After two months of shivering in the garden shed , she finally saw the light of day . Summer had come and today was the perfect day for a ride on the beach. It was difficult riding on the shifting sand… Read More The Blue Bicycle #FridayReflections