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!
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!
My love and passion for home cooked meals is not something that germinated in my veins overnight. I grew up in a household that took (and still continues to … Continue reading Stir Fried Carrots in Chilli Onion Paste
Getting to leave work when the sun is still out is a lovely feeling. Also, this is something which I promise to never take for granted considering all the frowns … Continue reading Fried Eggplant in Coriander Chilli paste
It’s a cold, cold day in Vienna. We even had a snow shower this morning and all this in the middle of April when it is supposed to be bright, … Continue reading Kerala Beef Roast
It looks like I am still pursuing my goal of putting up one post a week. Last week was particularly busy (to be read as insane amounts of fun) with … Continue reading Easy Chicken Biryani for Mr & Mrs Lazybones
All our 16 year old selves have been found guilty of wanting to grow up, be independent and leave home eventually. The rules, the curfews, and the choices our parents … Continue reading Tastes like home, Part 2: Kerala style Parippu Curry, traditional lentil curry from Kerala
Realization dawned on me this morning that it has been six whole months since we moved to this enchanted city, Vienna. That thought, coupled with the fact that we are … Continue reading Malwani Chicken Sukka
‘Home’ is one word that can trigger a myriad of emotions in us; especially ones like me, living in faraway lands hoping to get a solid grip of the real … Continue reading Tastes Like Home, Part 1: Dal Khichdi
Today for some strange reason, feels like a super productive day; feels like I have achieved quite a bit. Whereas, in reality, all I have actually done is find my … Continue reading Chicken Chettinad
It is another one of those oxymoronic days in Vienna; when it looks so sunny that one wouldn’t for his life believe it’s a freezing -6 degrees outside. Well, at … Continue reading Home-style Chicken Curry