When you're a relatively new blog with a max of like, 10 posts (only half of which are passable blog material) it comes as a pleasant surprise when another blogger decides to tag you in their post that is essentially a template compelling you to write about yourself. Now, I don't know if you've noticed, but I have … Continue reading Attempting to integrate into the blogging community: The Liebster Award
My nails are shivering
This post is dedicated to my mom, without whom I would never have the courage to make this dish. Y'all know Bhindi right? Or okra, or ladies' fingers in English. Wikipedia states that it's a "flowering plant in the mallow family," whatever the hell that means. You know, this thing: To me it's one of those vegetables … Continue reading Facing your fears #1: Bhindi
Ya girl got it right on the first try, so let's get down to business.
Disclaimer: Um, I don't know. All rights to the movie Chef I guess? Well, not really since it isn't Chef's original recipe, but you get the point. By now you may have noticed my food-related posts are often a compensation for the lack of activity on this "blog" that I had promised myself to maintain. … Continue reading Budget Pasta Aglio e Olio from Chef because I’m broke
A few weeks ago I posted a poll on my instagram on whether I should bake a vanilla cake or a chocolate one to incorporate a box of leftover frozen raspberries in. The result was an unsurprising 50-50, because of course the Social Media Gods wouldn't help me with my inherent indecisiveness. So, much like … Continue reading Human Makes Disastrous Vanilla Cake, Complains About It After Not Following Recipe
[Click this for the previous post] "So, Niharika," you ask with a frown, feeling slightly uncomfortable at the outright hostility from Human Trash Post No. 1, "Don't you think you're taking this a bit personally?" "You bet your ass I am," I reply in a huff, rolling my eyes at the obvious connotations I had … Continue reading That human trashbag post, but Part 2.