Author Archives: thoughtsandpots

Citrus Olive Oil Cake

I am not sure how many times I have said it before, but I really do not like spring break. The air is not crisp and cool, but is chilly from the unrelenting winter.  If you dream of spending your … Continue reading

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Boiling Brownies

I have been awakened from my blogging hiatus by a brownie phenomenon. Recently we had food day at work and everyone showcased their best dishes. I of course took the easy way out and bought a vegetable tray, and was … Continue reading

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American Upama

On most weekday mornings I have to drag myself out of the bed to get ready for work. I stumble like a drunkard missing a step or two, desperately seeking a drink, which in my case is a steaming cup … Continue reading

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Love is in the Air

Last week when I went to the popular mall in our town, I almost got run over by the enthusiastic crowd shopping for Valentine’s Day. Majority of them were young people who were trying hard to buy presents for their … Continue reading

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My Big Fat Shadow

I look outside the window And catch a glimpse of a ghastly shadow Snow glitters on the ground My dreams have no bounds Do I see a turning point Or is it shadow’s ugly footprint My ambition has no limit … Continue reading

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Potpourri

In the last few weeks I tried a couple of new recipes, noted down exact quantities of all the ingredients for a few tried and improved recipes by my mother and made them, dutifully took their pictures and never found … Continue reading

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Fall Impressions

  Simmering soups on the stove top Time for some lemon cough drops A trip to the doctor for Stinging flu shots A pile of leaves in the back yard A row of pumpkins near my doorstop Apple cider and … Continue reading

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