Food

Cake Mixing: Fun at My Fortune, Bangalore

With the festival of joy and sharing, Christmas just around the corner, what better way to usher in the good tidings than with the traditional ceremony of cake mixing. Known to be a harbinger of good things and happiness, this tradition has its roots in the 17th century wherein during the harvest season, lots of… Continue reading Cake Mixing: Fun at My Fortune, Bangalore

Decor

My apartment garden: pots petite but plenty

This is a small post about the tiny but very significant lung space(s) in my apartment.  Due to constraints of abundant sunlight, ground soil and of course  space most of my plants are confined to small pots resting in the interiors, balconies, window sills and grills.   Most plants are low maintenance and shade loving… Continue reading My apartment garden: pots petite but plenty

Food · Reviews

BLISS Chocolates: food for the Gods

Ever tasted chocolates infused with ‘masala curry’ powder or ‘garam masala’ coated chocolate nuts?  If not, you can try all this at the Bliss chocolates outlet in UB city on Vittal Mallya Road. Bliss is a luxury brand that produces some of the most exotic chocolates, cakes and desserts. Made from the finest Belgian Couverture… Continue reading BLISS Chocolates: food for the Gods

Decor

Upcycling idea: Pair of old doors transformed to a rectangular two-tier table

Yet another post on an upcycling project, hope you have liked some of my previous projects listed under the “Decor Category”. This was how the pair of doors looked ‘before’.   The transformation involved chopping off the doors at the bottom to discard the damaged edges at the end.  The reduced length was then used… Continue reading Upcycling idea: Pair of old doors transformed to a rectangular two-tier table