From Kochi to Bangalore – A New Journey

The last time I opened this page to write was in Kerala. Now, here I am in Bangalore. There has been a lot of change and with the change of place and routine, I, as a person, am changing too. After all those CA hassles, crying over exams, peeping in others' lives, seeing their train … Continue reading From Kochi to Bangalore – A New Journey

Home is Where the Heart is

As I swerve and maneuver through the city traffic, I notice all the buildings lighting up. I have way too much time to look at all the decorations since there is a heavy traffic. Though I am not a fan of traffic, I know what this means. It means development. It means in a couple … Continue reading Home is Where the Heart is

Be Your Superhero

It began to drizzle as I waited for the bus. I didn’t have an umbrella because I use a two wheeler and I’m not used to carrying one. As the bus arrived, I made a quick calculation. I would reach my destination in less than 10 minutes. Once I reach the service center, I will … Continue reading Be Your Superhero

A Boy, a Toy and the Smiles

I can't get the image out of my head. The boy looked at her, as she extended the bright yellow thing towards him. There was an unsure smile on his lips, a glint in his eyes and disbelief etched all over his face. He looked at the thing in her hand - A brand new truck - … Continue reading A Boy, a Toy and the Smiles

Jewellery of My Choice

100 Happy Days - Day 46 Happiness is visiting Jewellery stores  We visited a friend's boutique to buy nose-ring for my sister. Along with that, we bought a pair of cute studs. I don't go for pricey stuff so you can be sure that these are well below INR 100. 😛 With an antique gold … Continue reading Jewellery of My Choice

Some Yummilicious Dishes From Gokul Oottupara

Rocky and Mayur have ventured out to explore food from all parts of India and curate videos on Askme.com  I'm contributing my part by relishing my favorite dishes at Gokul Oottupura and sharing my views with you all! You can also upload your video review on AskMe and stand a chance to meet Rocky and Mayur. Located … Continue reading Some Yummilicious Dishes From Gokul Oottupara

Day 34 – Cafe Mania

100 Happy Days - Day 34 Happiness is finding new cafes. Coffee at home Coffee mania runs in our family. Like any typical TamBrahm household, we too wake up to the heady aroma of the extra-ordinary FILTER COFFEE. My grandmother's coffee is one of its kind. When she prepares the decoction, I feel like I'm living … Continue reading Day 34 – Cafe Mania

11 Random Eateries For The Kochiites

Prepare for a tantalizingly delicious ride A quarter of a year just whooshed by and here we are pensive about what is in store for us in the latter part of 2015. Lots of food I'd say. 😀 I am not much of a foody. But sometimes, I stand in a street filled with cafes, bakers, pizza shops, … Continue reading 11 Random Eateries For The Kochiites

Help Me Dear Readers And Fellow Bloggers :)

This is regarding the earlier post I wrote about the Flower selling Paati. For those who did not have time to read the entire post, here is the gist. At Palarivattom, Cochin, I saw a paati selling flowers. She looked very old and tired. I bought some flowers from her and started a conversation. Over two … Continue reading Help Me Dear Readers And Fellow Bloggers 🙂

Is Kissing A Crime?

This happened around a month and a half ago. A TV Channel -Jaihind- belonging to a political party, ran a news report showing footage of couples engaged in 'immoral' activities. The footage was nothing but that of a couple kissing in the cafe. The news also mentioned that the cafe was the ground for other … Continue reading Is Kissing A Crime?

3 hours in a Railway station

"Booking tickets has now become a real pain", said the man behind me in a broken Hindi-English accent. I nodded in the affirmative cursing my stars for having cancelled the train ticket I had & having to wait for hours to get a tatkal booking done. This was the first time I was booking a … Continue reading 3 hours in a Railway station