When we found out that I was pregnant after almost a year after the miscarriage, we were so happy - but then there was always a fear of another miscarriage resonating behind all the happiness and joy. Thankfully I had an amazing pregnancy the 2nd time around - sadly no cravings! But I did eat… Continue reading It’s just not the same….
Dr. Martin Luther King's 87th Birthday was last Friday, and yesterday was the official holiday in the US celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King. I was reading his "I Have a Dream" speech and couldn't help but dwell on the portion "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation… Continue reading Martin Luther King
If you haven't realized by now, I'm an Indian. I grew up in Texas, but my heritage is Asian Indian. I am from a place called Kerala, which is located in the southernmost tip of India. Kerala is known as "God's own country". Kerala is a tropical coastal region and all around you'll see lush… Continue reading Thenga.. Maanga..Chakka… "Kerala Masala"
I know I keep saying how excited I was to go back home during this trip. It came at the right time for me - but also the weather in Texas was amazing! It wasn't too hot or too cold and I was able to just wear whatever I felt like and enjoy! A majority of our trip… Continue reading Oh Texas my Texas…
Pineapple Upside Down cake I've always loved to eat this cake, but never thought to try to make this cake because I was feeling intimidated by the cake. I tried to make this for Easter one day, and followed the recipe but somehow I mixed up the sugar and salt, but the cake looked… Continue reading Pineapple Upside Down Cake
I love Middle Eastern food! I've also learned not to call it Middle Eastern food, instead call it Arabic food. One of my favorite go to meals is eating a Moushakel! I am not sure how to spell it, but it's one of my favorite go to foods! There are two places in Kuwait that… Continue reading Get your Moushakel while it's hot!
I am not a mother yet, but I hope I will be one in the future. As more and more of my friends have kids I can't help but wonder, what kind of mother will I be? There's a video that has been going around where Indra K. Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo, was interviewed. Basically… Continue reading Can women have it all?