February 8, 2018

Be strong. Chin up. Remember you’re beautiful and no one can tell you otherwise.

These little pick-me-ups started making its rounds in my teens and really do wonders on days. I admit to having pinned some in the recesses of my mind as qualities and at...

November 26, 2017

"Heartbreak is unpreventable; the natural outcome of caring for people and things over which we have no control.

Heartbreak begins the moment we are asked to let go but cannot, in other words, it colours and inhabits and magnifies each and every day;...

September 18, 2017

The best thing about going around eating all day, is meeting the lovely people behind each joint, talking to them about their passion and their dreams, and somehow just making new friends along the way. That's really how a lot of my relationships wit...

September 6, 2017

How is it like to see the world in just black and white?

No colours, no hues, just gradients of monochrome. 

I know this blog, online diary, whatever you'd like to call it, started on the premise of loving food and all things related. Then looking at o...

July 28, 2017

I remember bidding for a module back in college, settling for the title that seemed the most interesting of the lot I was handled. "Sociology of Tourism" it was called; travelling, wanderlust, a common theme among most — surely a sign of interesting...

June 28, 2017

I still grimace at the thought of having to explain my wrist tattoo any time someone asks.

“Portuguese scholar Aubrey Bell attempts to distill this complex concept in his 1912 book In Portugal, describing saudade as ‘a vague and constant desire for so...

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