Monthly Archive: January 2017


Conversions Used in Baking

  Ingredients Ounces Grams 1 cup all-purpose flour 5 142 1 cup granulated (white) sugar 7 198 1 cup firmly-packed brown sugar (light or dark) 7 198 1 cup powdered (confectioners’) sugar 4 113...


Really Cute Disney Movie

This one is beyond cute, its has an amazing lesson. Watch it and you shall love it !  


Bottle Gourd Chutney (Sorakay Pachadi)

“Pachadi” means chutney. There are many varieties and can be made into any kind of variations. You can use your judgement and add or remove a certain ingredient and get another variation. Ingredients Bottle...


Liquid Measurements

  Jigger or measure 1 1/2 or 1.5 fluid ounces 3 tablespoons 45 ml 1 cup 8 fluid ounces 1/2 pint 16 tablespoons 237 ml 2 cups 16 fluid ounces 1 pint 32 tablespoons...


Rohu Fish Curry (Meen kuzhambu)

This is perhaps the first fish gravy I have had as much as I can remember and perhaps since then Rohu has been my favourite fish as well. This is a variety that can...


Girl Next Door

The hues that contribute to her hair are what captivates me most. This one was drawn while keeping in mind a friend whose impression of freedom is fascinating. The mind is free of any...


Thai Green Curry

I cannot recall one time when we perhaps visited a Thai Restaurant and did  not order this classic. And for a long time I thought it is very difficult to make. Perhaps it is,...


Dry Weights Measure

    Ounces Pounds Metric 1/16 teaspoon a dash 1/8 teaspoon or less a pinch or 6 drops .5 ml 1/4 teaspoon 15 drops 1 ml 1/2 teaspoon 30 drops 2 ml 1 teaspoon...


India – fun for sure !!

Its friday and time to tingle the brain with some fun. Yes,  I know we have some challenges in India. And with my recent visit to the US, it was evident. There are many...

3 idiots song, crossing borders 0

3 idiots song, crossing borders

Well, its a known fact that 3 Idiots movie is very popular in other countries like China , Afganistan, etc. This rendition by a little Uzbek girl is bound to enthrall you.