Eat all you can!! But can you? :)

Summers in the Gulf are hot. And when I say hot I mean H.O.T! It peaks in July and August and it's hot, humid and suffocating outside. The heat hits you and you start to sweat and gasp for breath, the second you're out of the A/C - and you wonder who invented it and … Continue reading Eat all you can!! But can you? ­čÖé

Daily Prompt: Casual

via Daily Prompt: Casual I turned the Invitation card over in my hands, and read it through once more - Our gracious presence was solicited for the wedding reception of Blah and Blah at the Town Hall. ┬áDress - Casual And I smiled to myself. That last information brought back quaint ┬ámemories of my childhood … Continue reading Daily Prompt: Casual

From the paper to the altar!

For every Indian family (and its inquisitive neighbor) life revolves around the marriage of the offspring, and almost the entire life is spent either on saving up for it or trying to recover from it! Marriages may be made in heaven, but they're played out, with elaborate rituals, in the marriage altar; and a whole … Continue reading From the paper to the altar!

Oh the Agony of it all!!!

Apart from the 'ever-so popular', 'breaking-all-records' humor blog that I update from time to time, probably unknown to you all, I also run a regular weekly Agony Aunt's column under the title - NOSEY NEIGHBOURHOOD AUNT. It happens to be a hugely popular site judging from all the mail flooding my inbox; in fact I … Continue reading Oh the Agony of it all!!!

You don’t wanna ride a bus like this…!

  If you're looking for some extreme sports, then you should take the NH 66 Express bus from Udupi to Mangalore city, in the state of Karnataka, India. It's a distance of some 60 kms and you haven't lived if you haven't travelled this route this way. And if you get yourself prime seats in … Continue reading You don’t wanna ride a bus like this…!