Writer’s Cafe, Chennai

When I first came upon an ad in the paper, I was instantly curious and excited. It is always such joy to read the word “writer”, heck any word related to “books and words” gets me going. And so, the Writer’s Cafe was a place I knew I...

Colonel & Co Nachos in a box

When shopping in Nilgiris, I spotted these in the snacks aisle. Was instantly curious and picked up one packet.. Colonel & Co- Chip & Dip- “Peri Peri Nachos”. Priced at Rs50, I picked it up thinking what the hell, lets give it a shot. Got home and...

Living next to schools

[Image courtesy: Google] For as long as I can remember, we have always lived closed to a school, either across the road from one or right next door to one. In Madurai, we lived across the road from the school, the one I went to. And then came Tirunelveli, where we two...

Revamped menu at Cafe Mercara , ITC Grand Chola

A Hotel with restaurants that have always bowled me over with the dishes A Chocolate Boutique that gives us an experience I am yet to see elsewhere A coffee shop where meetings are fun, and music is always something I can hum along with.  A Hotel that I have...

Battle with the body – VIII

Sorry, it has been a while since I wrote the next post in this series… Just been busy with life- aka no internet or mobile connectivity.. :/ Few months back I was out for a coffee meeting with a friend , we were catching up on a while and so it was something I...