Foodology Musings – Wanna Take A Dip?

  Baba ghanoush Dips and sauces are magical dishes that can transport the common to the world of the extraordinary. Some are quite simple with just olive oil, garlic and dried spices while others require more time and effort to prepare and are definitely worth the wait. One such dip that traces its routes to … Continued

Foodology Musings!! Crack the Spice of Life

Last week our post on sugar promised a sweet start to this Foodology series. This week balancing the yin with the yang, I thought we could check out another special spicy spice that originates in Asia and was worth its weight in gold back in the day. We are talking of Piper nigrum or as … Continued

The Red Ball In The Dark

  “… the moon deserted her course and the sun at once veiled his beam threatening, no longer to give you light, if Cleon became general.” from Aristophanes, The Clouds The choice of Cleon Already half way into the first month of the new year – and I am ready to take a break! How … Continued

Navi Gets to Celebrate Christmas Twice!!

Keeping track of time has always been tricky for our ancestors. With methods such as tally marks for predicting flooding of the Nile or the phases of the moon to predict seasonal migration and hunting expeditions, our ancestors took a while to perfect the best system to track time. According to this post in the … Continued

Navi Wants You to Yap about Money!

Taking a break from my desert travels, we were looking around for some cool water fun to relax. And that was when we heard about Yap and Dad and I had to check it out. Yap refers to an island that is part of the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean and a part … Continued

Navi Finds a Lost City!!

This one is for all you Indiana Jones and Lawrence of Arabia fans! Do you love the thrill of exploring new places, of sand dunes and camels and hot deserts that yield unexpected treasures? Well, I love it! And that was what led my dad and me on our latest adventure. We decided to follow … Continued

Light Up The Nights with Navi!

I just love the fall season. Something about the weather makes it the perfect time to get out and celebrate life before you need to hunker down for the winter. That was the feeling I had when I was out last night with my friends from India – dancing my cares away in elaborate, colorful … Continued

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