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Ottawa. 5 days. 90 pictures.

Ottawa. 5 days. 90 pictures.

On March 22nd 2015, my husband and I were all set to leave for the capital city of Canada, Ottawa. It was our first time visiting this portion of the ‘land of maples’ (we’ve previously been to beautiful Whistler, to see the most amazing fall colors, and Vancouver too!). The purpose of our visit to […]

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Remembering a very special person…

Remembering a very special person…

…on his birthday, and keeping it sweet with the sweetest payasam… Right now, sitting here thinking about my father, I have a small, little smile creeping up my face and warmth in my heart, remembering him with the utmost fondness. But I just finished tearing up this morning, while praying for his soul to rest […]

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I painted a whole room by myself!! … Plus recipe for Achari Jhinga!

I painted a whole room by myself!! … Plus recipe for Achari Jhinga!

I still cannot believe that I took on the project of painting an entire room by myself!! Who would have thought? And I absolutely don’t have any previous experience, whatsoever! When we moved into the new home, I mentally prepared a list of all that I hoped to do to make the home aesthetically look […]

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First post of the New Year, in the new home... and recipe for Coke’d Wings!

First post of the New Year, in the new home… and recipe for Coke’d Wings!

But not without saying bye-bye to my beloved old apartment in West New York! I moved to a new place. That’s why I haven’t posted anything for… I’m guessing over a month. December was a busy month and I’m still busy settling in the new home. My husband and I bought our very first home […]

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Dinner at NYC, tickling the funny bone at New York Comedy Club, not being able to find our car…and Kale Coconut Stir-fry!

Dinner at NYC, tickling the funny bone at New York Comedy Club, not being able to find our car…and Kale Coconut Stir-fry!

I love going to New York! And this weekend was a reaffirmation… My husband and I just wanted to do something fun and new on the Saturday that went by. My husband had been working the whole of Friday night and he barely slipped in two hours of sleep. On such nights, when my husband […]

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Pumpkin Pecan Cobbler... Plus, limping in the ginormous Palisades Center!

Pumpkin Pecan Cobbler… Plus, limping in the ginormous Palisades Center!

Oooh… It’s definitely getting colder by the day. What is the temperature like?… 7 degrees Celsius at the moment according to the Accuweather site. But it feels colder for sure. Brrr… Cold… Anyways… So in the weekend, my husband and I had a day trip of sorts. We drove all the way to Bear Mountain […]

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Lemony Salmon Biryani... And a small tour of my home in Kerala, Sarangi.

Lemony Salmon Biryani… And a small tour of my home in Kerala, Sarangi.

Its 6:54, Tuesday morning here. Woke up as usual at 6 am. Freshened up and said my morning prayers. And now here I am, blogging! In the weekend that went by, my husband and I watched the latest Bond movie ‘Spectre’ in the theatre. And we also attended a little boy’s first birthday party. Now […]

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Bye-bye summer of ’15! Hello again Fall!

Bye-bye summer of ’15! Hello again Fall!

‘Remembering that fun picnic with my husband, visiting my parents in Kerala, and accepting heart-wrenching illness…’ I see that my last post was in June, about 4 months ago… Sure been a while. And a lot has happened since then. Both happy and sad… In July, my husband and I went on our first picnic […]

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Enjoying spring in Jersey, Montreal, Boston, and Newport!

Enjoying spring in Jersey, Montreal, Boston, and Newport!

I looked back at the photo album in my phone and realized, I have soooo many updates since the beginning of last month! Good, happy, fun updates! And maybe just a couple of not so great updates… But mostly it’s been a wonderful spring, with so many short trips with my husband and family… One […]

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Ottawa. 5 days. 90 pictures.

Ottawa. 5 days. 90 pictures.

Ottawa. 5 days. 90 pictures. On March 22nd 2015, my husband and I were all set to leave for the capital city of Canada, Ottawa. It was our first time visiting this portion of the ‘land of maples’ (we’ve previously been to beautiful Whistler, to see the most amazing fall colors, and Vancouver too!). The […]

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