Tag: #Mumbai Diary

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 …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

In the bathroom one morning

One Saturday morning I stepped into my bath. All lathered up I glanced upon A little cockroach Swiftly scampering past . He seemed quite harmless I thought As it climbed down the wall. Then as it came closer A scream froze in my throat. A shout from me would have the household come running to …

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES, Photos

When the Tall Tree Speaks #ThursdayTreeLove

People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven’t got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom. Peter Ustinov This afternoon while visiting my tax consultant I saw this beautiful Rain Tree outside his window. It was truly a grand specimen of the Great Indian Rain Tree that rose up …