Coorg, Madikeri

We booked the homestay (Chirpy Blooms) as part of our coorg trip. The homestay is around 10 kms away from Raja seat and from this point, we had to get down the hill to reach the homestay. One needs to definitely rely on google maps or drive slowly looking out for proper sign and landmark…

A Dog’s purpose

Dogs have always been my favorite. We ended up having two such lovely souls namely Sony and Rosy who touched our lives by their unconditional love and loyalty and left their permanent marks in the heart. While Sony (German Shepherd) came in through a proper exchange of my Aunt’s money, Rosy had landed in the corner of…

Paneer Tikka – Born on a boring summer evening

My niece happened to run out of activities today and sat with a frown face, complaining that she was getting bored. My whole week had ended up making me tired and I had marked the day to stay indoors. I suggested playing some animated movies on TV but she was disinterested. Swimming was out of…

Manchanabele Dam, Bangalore

Manchanabele dam, a scenic spot at a decent distance from Bangalore (around 40-50 kms) happens to be a short and sweet getaway. En route one can catch the glimpse of the big banyan tree which once had enjoyed to the tunes of Dharmendar and Amitabh singing ‘Yeh Dosti Hum Nahi Todenge’ in Sholay. Not many…

Orkut gave me a great friend….

Its been 10 years since I Met Vasu in 2008. The memories of meeting him in person at Amoeba in M.G. Road, Bangalore still remains fresh and the camera did capture that moment. A person who got introduced on the Orkut platform (similar to facebook) went on to become one of the best-est friend of…