Monthly Archives: March 2011

Sparrows are not chirpping anymore

Today is World Sparrow Day Sparrows were part of my childhood. They would fearlessly land on our terrace and pick at the grain dried by my mother. Their cheeping would be a background music to all our activities. The sparrows … Continue reading

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Creative Cooking

CREATIVE COOKING  Why do women sulk When it is time to cook Saying that it is a dreadful chore For food is the music of Love To give the Bard’s words a new twist Cooking is a result of creativity … Continue reading

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I am a tea drinker. Unusually for a South Indian, I do not drink coffee. Yet I can make a good cup of yard coffee–with the decoction made in a stainless filter and some freshly boiled milk. A foam is created … Continue reading

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