Month: September 2019

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This Palm tree standing tall caught my eye because it was standing tall. Don’t palms always stand tall ? Well according to Nergish ( May God rest her soul) peevishly pointed out to the Garden Secretary of our building society that the palms in the building were far from straight . In fact , some …

FOOD, Opinions

3 reasons to be vegetarian: #ThursdayPotLuck- 4

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There are times in your life when it is safer to be vegetarian

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Chowpatty at night #WordlessWednesday

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Eating out on Chowpatty is a quintessential  Mumbai experience. When we were little we loved going there and having a patta of sookhi bhel . While we kids munched on the crunch puffed rice, bits of poori, chopped onions and pieces of sour mango , our parents slurped down dozens of paani poori and tons …

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Alzheimers is no laughing matter

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What is Alzheimers ? As friends in their early 60s we often have difficulty in remembering names. We know exactly what we are referring to when we are reminiscing but can’t seem to remember the person’s name. We grapple for a bit, then laugh it off, slightly embarrassed, saying ” Oh! it must be early …

FOOD, Travel

3 Foodie-friendly places in the US #ThursdayPotLuck -3

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With my third edition of #ThursdayPotLuck, I bring you a special guest post by Luke Clifton. The importance of knowing foodie-friendly places Now dining out in another country can be daunting. People who are unaware of the customs can court trouble. For instance, a friend of mine who was on a work trip in the US …

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Great Balls of Sweetness #WordlessWednesday

I was amazed at the size of these boondi laddoos hanging from a street shop