Blog Challenge, KashmirTravelDiaries, Photorama, Travel Tales

#KashmirTravelDiaries: Chasing a snow dream

Every year, the onset of winters brings me to dreaming of seeing snowfall- a childhood wish. This year the hilly regions of Himachal and Kashmir have been seeing more than abundant snowfall as evident from tantalising pictures on FB. To make matters worse, my inner devil decided to chant ” I want to see snowfall!!!!!”… Read More #KashmirTravelDiaries: Chasing a snow dream

Blog Challenge, Photorama

New Horizons

NEW HORIZONS I am linking this post with Dew and Zainab for their #ClickandBlogAStory prompt every week where we have to post a picture and describe it in 140 characters with the topc New Horizons. I look forward to hearing what my readers think of this post. This post has been linked up with the Ultimate… Read More New Horizons

My View, Photorama

Glistening sunshine

As I lay in bed on a lazy Sunday, the rhythmic pitter-patter of raindrops on the window panes got me thinking about writing a post today. (I know it’s been donkey ages since I wrote something )  ♥♥ Why do rains make us so mushy? ♥♥ Hearing a romantic medley makes us moon about matters of the… Read More Glistening sunshine

My View, Photorama

Summertime

Summertime Hot and dusty winds blow across the day, hinting at summer storms Cuckoos call out fiendishly in the mango trees, anticipating the ripe fruits fragrance of the new blossoms on the neem trees, sweetening the evening breeze Gulmohar trees are aflame with their orange bounty, competing with the sunsets Not my favourite season in… Read More Summertime

Food Bytes, Photorama

Ode to Le Cake

It slowly wafted into the olfactory passages, teasing them with the citrus- sultry orange zest, sweet heat of cinnamon, gooey darkness of chocolate and the spicy sense of dark rum – all rolled into one but then each released individually, in slow motion, one after the other like the helium filled gas balloons that we… Read More Ode to Le Cake

My View, Photorama

Morning raga

Morning glories espied in new blooms, rosy cheeked petals being teased by the rising sun which twinkles in the dew drops, making these beauties shine bright while the birds enchant with their twitters and chirps and flit with the energy of a new day, making each branch vibrate while they play peek a boo in… Read More Morning raga

Photorama

2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,500 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people. Click here to… Read More 2013 in review