Breakfast Options Made Easy!

When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?“ “What’s for breakfast?” said Pooh. “What do you say, Piglet?“ “I say, I wonder what’s going to happen exciting today?” said Piglet. Pooh nodded thoughtfully. “It’s the same thing,” he said. And I wholeheartedly agree…

Let’s Do Christmas Lunch The Goan Way!

Ah Christmas, that magical time of the year when you can’t help but feel happy. After all, who would want to end up being a Grinch. As with any other major festival, food obviously plays a big part in the whole proceedings. There have been days where I’ve woken up to the mouth watering aroma…

Kolkata’s Park Street: A Winter Story

Kolkata, the grand city of emotions, cultures and romance, has always been a forerunner of sorts in following and upholding British cultures. The old capital of British India boasts of a number of antique churches, cemeteries and Anglo Indian strongholds. The Armenian Church, St.Paul’s Cathedral and the South Park Street Cemetery are noteworthy tourist attractions,…

Jamva Chalo Dikra! : Bits From The Parsi Food Trail

The only Parsi connection that I had till yesterday was that of an old Godrej refrigerator which once enjoyed a prime place in my family and the Tata tea which is part of our earlier talked about ‘chai pe charcha.’ So when I received a mail saying that I had the privilege to be part of…

#TeaSeries: Kolkata And Its Tea- Need We Say More?

Calcutta, or Kolkata, is a bizarre city where the old world coexists seamlessly with the new. Her grand colonial structure also succeeds in accommodating art deco style residences, cafe chains and shopping malls. Restaurants like TGIF and Mocambo both enjoy a clientele, as do Globe and Inox. The crowded and noisy bookstores of college street…

Review: Cafe Mojo, Mumbai

WHAT: Cafe Mojo in Mumbai is India’s first E-beer pub, which means that you can recharge a prepaid card and self serve your brew from taps fitted on your tables. Interesting isn’t it? AMBIENCE: It has a European decor and is divided into 3 areas where a guest can choose which one suits them best…

#TeaSeries: India’s Chai & Emotions Around It!

With various tea-centric startups now beginning to emerge in the country, one knows that they’ve tapped on the right nerve of the Indian crowd. Tea is not a mere beverage for the Indians, but an emotion that runs high in each family. Our days start with ‘chai‘ and in most cases they even end on…

7 Foods That Will Re-energize Your Hair & Stop Hair Loss

EatTreat tells us how with the festive season coming in, and the endless parties and functions (need we mention, weddings?) that you’re going to attend one after the other; your skin and hair are going to take a toll. Here are a few foods that you should include in your regular diet for you to…

Puppies + Cooking = Cuteness Overload

We, as a collective, are perennially in love with pups. The blundering little beauties are always up to fascinating things that have the magical power of lifting your moods, no matter how hard a day you’ve had, or how annoyed you are at your partner for not giving you enough time. Chef puppies, however, are beyond…