Monthly Archives: February 2014

My conversation with the one and only ROCKSTAR Usha Uthup!!

Her bindi, saree, inimitable voice, attitude. Gotta LOVE it all. Bow down to the one and only ROCKSTAR – Usha Uthup. I was thrilled to talk to the Queen on Pop herself – where no topic was off the table, we chit chatted about her honeymoon, career, relationship with money, Bappi Lahiri…and…well you’ll have to watch th ...

Size S for STRRRRONG!

I am on such a HIGH! I totally totally totally rocked the Vodafone Cycling marathon! My first 40 km ride. And according to my timing chip – I averaged 32 km/hr. And I was hoping to do 20 km/hr. Look mom, I’m STRRRRONG! There was something about the crowd, the energy and me wanting to race past all the swarms of MEN! And I did – I ...

Save it for a Grainy Day!

As you can see – I’ve been guilty of experimenting with grains!! But lemme tell you, this is FUN! A new grain everyday. Today its Ragi Dosa – from a ready made organic mix. Served with Chicken Curry, cabbage palya and yogurt. Tomorrow its millets salad. Why stick to just rice and wheat, when Indian farms have so much more to offe ...

Who cares about doing it all? Just do what you want – thats ALL that matters

Every interviewer’s favourite question…how do you “do it all?” I’m guilty of asking it too. And here’s another question I’m asked at every dinner party I host. “Did you make all the food?” To which my answer is ready “No, but I made it happen”. Which doesn’t mean I care less ab ...

Big girls do cry!

Yes, yes, I was sobbing at the finish line of the 10K Pinkathon run yesterday. And if I may confess, I was teary eyed before it even started. Parked my car at UB city at 5:30 am (Pinkathon organized free parking – what a nice gesture), and it was just wonderful to be surrounded by hundreds of women who had decided to make themselves and their ...