Category: Blogging

+ Fooderati Arabia turns 2 & Mango Vanilla Ice-cream!

Fooderati Arabia turns 2 with Mango Vanilla Ice-cream!

Fooderati Arabia turn 2 today! This post is very special, dedicated to Fooderati Arabia as it turns 2 today. Caesarean or Normal Delivery? One fateful day in July 2010, two food bloggers – I live in a Frying Pan and My Custard Pie found each other. And flames were put on the highest mark, the ovens were set for pre-heating and Fooderati Arabia (originally entitled … Read More Fooderati Arabia turns 2 with Mango Vanilla Ice-cream!

+ A Tale of 2 Cities And Gurer Naru/Coconut Jaggery Truffle

A Tale of 2 Cities & Naru/Coconut Jaggery Truffles | A Dubai Expat’s Summer Story!

At any point of time the story of my life revolves around 2 cities – the city that we are living in at that point in time and which we refer to as our home and Kolkata – the city which has shaped my life and which has brought me up. Again which I also refer as home. Lucky to have two homes at … Read More A Tale of 2 Cities & Naru/Coconut Jaggery Truffles | A Dubai Expat’s Summer Story!

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The Diary Of A Dubai Resident… As Home Turns Into An Inn!

An excerpt from an earlier post… Dubai, my home for almost the last decade, is a quintessential tourist’s haven. It’s a shame that the only thing that comes to mind when one hears Dubai is Shopping. But, walking through the art alleys of Bastakia and the old quarters along the Dubai Creek, watching the sun go down the beautiful and never ending beaches, catching … Read More The Diary Of A Dubai Resident… As Home Turns Into An Inn!

+ Featured Blog on Foodie BlogRoll & Mango Chutney

Featured in Foodie BlogRoll & Green Mango Chutney!

I feel like a Chutney at this moment and hence this special post on a traditional Bengali Green Mango Chutney or Kaancha Aamer Chutney! Why Chutney? Well, to be honest Chutney is the only thing that can describe how I feel at this moment. My blog is being featured in this week’s FoodieBlogroll’s Featured Blogs! What does this mean to me? It means that … Read More Featured in Foodie BlogRoll & Green Mango Chutney!

+ I do have a story to tell!

I Do Have A Story To Tell | Excellence in Storytelling Award!

Yes, I admit that I have many stories to share. But ‘Tell’ I will not. And that is precisely why I started blogging. From day one I had the above image in mind in various modes – the violet dream/impression mode in my photo-gallery, green day mode in Twitter when I communicate to the outside world, the B/W mode for my Facebook Profile picture … Read More I Do Have A Story To Tell | Excellence in Storytelling Award!

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Living By The Water With Sunset As Prop – Colombo & the Indian Ocean

Image: IshitaPhotoIdeas A little foreword The New Year ushered in on a reflective mood with ripples and reflections of the four different cities that we have set our homes in at different point in our lives. These cities have shaped our lives and probably our future destinies as well. However, I realised that two things were common to all the four cities – We … Read More Living By The Water With Sunset As Prop – Colombo & the Indian Ocean

Living By The Water With Sunset As Prop – Kolkata & the Ganges

The New Year ushered in on a reflective mood with ripples and reflections of the four different cities that we have set our homes in at different point in our lives. These cities have shaped our lives and probably our future destinies as well. However, I realised that two things were common to all the four cities – – We were always living by … Read More Living By The Water With Sunset As Prop – Kolkata & the Ganges