Booksales of America

I have not been writing for a while, for two reasons: I started my food blog. I had lots to share. Too much of my energy was going into not writing about food. I was not sure in what direction this blog is going. I started out writing, to share things that I have learnt in the… Continue reading Booksales of America

Lifestyle · Travel

On Renting – To Live In/Short Term Visit To America/NYC

I was finally moving!! I was going to New York City. Well! Close enough- Jersey City! Where will I stay? How will I deal with realtors ( my image is that of a shirtless creep showing me homes in Hyderabad, India when I was apartment hunting there)? Will it be safe? How will I commute… Continue reading On Renting – To Live In/Short Term Visit To America/NYC

Immigrant stories · Lifestyle

My Take : 'Basic' Winter Must Haves

There are a bunch of things I wish I could have gone back in time and told a younger me. A few years younger. A new immigrant. Moving from the tropics the biggest shock to my mind and body was getting used to seasons. What? No green trees year round! Wear different boots to walk… Continue reading My Take : 'Basic' Winter Must Haves

Immigrant stories · Lifestyle

My New Life

As I sit here wondering what my first post should be about, I guess the best thing would be to properly introduce myself. I don’t think it suffices just to say that I was born in India and that I moved to Jersey City, United States to teach at a Montessori school. Neither is it… Continue reading My New Life


Feet Attract More Than Just Men

I walked out admiring my delicate feet. I know I sound a little vain when I say I have beautiful feet. But, really. I do! In my opinion, they are a perfect pair: long toes, healthy nails, with a lovely skin tone and vibrant with life. I remember the first time I got a pedicure, and my… Continue reading Feet Attract More Than Just Men