Is it just me or do you feel like Valentine’s Day is just stupid holiday that companies use as an excuse to overcharge for flowers, chocolates and restaurant meals? Over the years, my husband and I have stopped giving each other gifts for Valentine’s Day. We don’t even bother going out for dinner anymore because everything is over priced and prix fixe menus suck. Instead, we usually treat ourselves … Continue reading Unique Valentines Day Gift Ideas
Have you ever been scrolling through Instagram or Groupon and see amazing all-inclusive travel deals that are just so tempting to buy with a click of a button? I often have this problem because I am always looking for deals and always wanting to be on vacation. $2,500 for 7 days all-inclusive in the Caribbean? That just sounds simply amazing. But then I think about … Continue reading To Stay At An All-Inclusive Resort Or Not?
If you haven’t tried Naan before, you are missing out on something real good. Naan is a type of Indian leavened bread made from flour that is typically in a teardrop shape and traditionally cooked in a clay oven. And yes people, its called “Naan”, not “Naan bread”! Naan goes with almost any kinds of food. It is soft yet sturdy and can be used … Continue reading Naanchiladas – Indian Style Enchiladas
Windy roads curve around rocky cliffs that hang out into the sea through a seemingly endless stretch of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The drive from Naples through the coast to arrive at Positano is simply breathtaking in so many different way. With every bend and hairpin turn, I held my breath and let out a sigh of relief when I got a glimpse of the beautiful … Continue reading Positano, Amore Mio
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I had been living in San Diego for the past two and half years and every time we would think about doing a weekend getaway, Catalina Island popped in my head. However, for some reason, we never follow through on it and we just end up hanging out on our couch binge watching Netflix all weekend. Well, when we decided we were going to move back to CT to be closer … Continue reading A day trip to Catalina Island
I have been travelling since I was in my mom’s belly. My parents lived in Kuwait and it was during the time when Iraq invaded Kuwait in 1990 – the Gulf war. They had to flee Kuwait and travel to India, our home land, in order to escape the war. I spent my first year and half in India. When I was just about two years … Continue reading A Little Bit About This Desi