Tag: #Mumbai Diary

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Scratching my head in Wonder #WordlessWednesday

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Mumbai is known for its innovations. With a large number of its citizens living in homes that aren’t permanent, there’s always someone looking for a quick bite on his way to or from home. This man scratching his head at seeing a sign “Veg Chinese Bhel” had me scratching my head in wonder too! What …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

The Case of The Cat in The Bonnet #MondayMusings

“Madam! Madam! Wait! Wait! You’ve left your cat! “ “What? I don’t have any cats. I hate cats! ” I responded shrilly to the watchman who was flagging me down just as I was leaving his building . I was already late and didn’t want to waste even a moment. “But what is this? ” …

FOOD

A tale of a pickle #FlavoursomeTuesdays

Summer time is mango time in my part of the world. Famous for its sweet, smooth fleshed Alphonso mango, the western coast of India is also famous for the Rajapuri Mango that is specially prized to make a fiery red hot pickle. My family,like most families in this part of the world, wait patiently for …

FOOD, Restaurant

Maji Sagar – The Best Pav Bhaji in Town

Image for a perfect Mumbai Summer

It’s holiday time in Mumbai and most of the children are at home. It’s also the time when most of the domestic help has gone off on leave or will be going away in the no-so-merry month of May.  In the run up to the long holidays this weekend heralding the month of May, I …

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

A night at the Airport

Disclaimer : This is a major rant so if you don’t want to listen, move on . To do or not to do This week I’ve been busy with getting my trip organised . Sadly the heavy rains put paid to my travel plans and after a four hour wait at the airport I returned …