Travel for us, I realize, is not all about discovering the untainted slices of nature or about the secluded spots in the old towns; not just finding tiny coffee shops … Continue reading Locanda la Pieve- Home in the heart of Tuscany
Picture this. You wake up right before the sun; while the skies still sport the last stages of blue before the dawn breaks. You get yourself out of that warm, … Continue reading La Almunia Del Valle- Living the Andalusian Dream
As you might have noticed, the Husband and I thrive on peace and quiet and strive to stay the farthest away from the noises and the cacophony offered by city … Continue reading Mexico City: for the love of colour, culture, history and gastronomy!
A bleak Thursday in January. Since my duties as an attorney demand my presence in office only for the first three days of the week, here I am sitting within … Continue reading Kerala Chicken Stew
Isn’t everything we do in life a way to be loved a little more? This morning on my way to work, a sight on the train caught my attention and … Continue reading Kerala Chicken Ghee Roast
I doubt there’d be any true Malayali whose eyes would not twinkle at the mention of the word “cutlet” and I am no exception. Cutlets crept into our staple diet … Continue reading Kerala Style Beef Cutlets
Yet another Diwali far away from home; far from the colour and the lights; far from amma’s mutton curry and delicious mithai; far from the pretty clothes, the jhumkas and … Continue reading All about the little things- Happy Diwali!
Being two souls who have never taken to the glitter and the glamour of city life (honestly quite repulsed by it) or the crowd and noise that comes along with … Continue reading Montelparo: A slice of Italy’s best kept secret
My undying love for coastal flavours and cuisine is not the best kept secret. On the days I am not whipping up flavours from the seaside in the kitchen, take … Continue reading Coastal Style Prawn Curry
Since I had decided to spend a quiet Saturday at home, I was just going about making my breakfast, listening to some Bollywood numbers from the early 2000s, singing along … Continue reading Kerala Style Egg Roast or Tamizhan Muttai Thokku
Summer seems to have officially made an entry. Before I moved to Vienna, I would have expected the temperatures in the city to not soar beyond maybe a 20 degrees, … Continue reading Kerala Toddy Shop Style Fish Curry
Walking up and down a couple of unfamiliar streets in Vienna with the sun on my nose and the wind in my hair, in search of that perfect corner in … Continue reading Butter Chicken Pasta
It is a lovely, sunny afternoon with a cool breeze in the hipster part of Vienna, and here I am sipping on a large mug of wheat beer with just … Continue reading Homemade Kerala Parottas!