This last week we were in Dubai for the Arab Health Exhibition. This tradeshow is fast becoming the worlds largest tradeshow and exhibition in the healthcare industry. Before Arab Health started, The Husband and I decided to do a side trip to Oman for 2 days the weekend before Arab Health started. When we were… Continue reading Weekend Getaway: Muscat, Oman
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 said I would post how I roasted vegetables in my previous post so here you go! Roasting vegetables is pretty easy and you can do it with many different vegetables. So far I've tried onions, zucchini, potatoes, carrots, bell peppers, asparagus, mushrooms, brussel sprouts, broccoli, eggplant, and sweet potatoes. This time I had some bell… Continue reading Roasted Vegetables
It's Eid holidays so I've had some free to time cook. I didn't make anything so elaborate, but I made salmon twice. Salmon is one of my favorite things to eat! I can eat it grilled, baked, fried, and curried. The great thing about salmon is that you can make an amazing meal by using… Continue reading Lemon Pepper Salmon
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?
Today is Memorial Day in the United States of America. This day is set apart to remember all the brave men and women who have selflessly given their lives by serving our country. I know many people go away for the weekend, or celebrate by enjoying a great BBQ with their family and friends, but I hope… Continue reading Memorial Day
I just spent the last 30 minutes playing with Google's Doodle. Today's Doodle was an interactive Rubicks cube! It's pretty cool, you can click on the cute to twist and turn it. Google will keep track of the number of moves you make. It's one of my favorite Google Doodles. If you haven't tried it… Continue reading Rubik's Cube – Google Doodle
Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers out there! While mothers should always be appreciated, it's nice to have a day set aside just for them. Even though it has become so commercialized, I try to not think of that but think of my moms. I just want to wish my mom a wonderful mother's… Continue reading Happy Mother's Day