Last year’s Valentine’s Day was the best Valentine’s day of my life so far. Cheers to the great time I had!
Trying out Italian cuisines for the first time on the occasion of Bengali New year!
The 100th post but the same emotion.
Last month(coincidentally last year) I happened to travel to Bangalore with my family. It was a short trip for 2 days. My family is not at all into travelling so I didn’t have much expectation from the 2 days’ trip. The first day I had to accompany my parents and didn’t have any time left […]
I don’t remember a time when I was excited about adventure and human interaction for the whole day. Everyday I go to office, do my work, come back home, spend a couple of hours on internet and go to sleep. Oh and I talk to mom over phone for some time. Mostly I like to […]
Till my high school days Independence Day was more than a holiday to me. It was more than those 2-3 patriotic songs being played in loop for the whole day. ” Don’t even think about staying at home tomorrow. I will take the attendance for sure. ” -my class teacher used to say this every […]
It was the last day of Durga Puja and I can’t get over the festive mood. Now I wonder how it used to be like just 2 years back and what it has become now. The morning routine During this time of the year, I used to have one-month-long holiday in school followed by final […]
Background: I’m a Bengali living far away from my near and dear ones for the sake of my job. That “far away” is still in India but this part of the country barely has any similarity in culture, language, food habits with my background. This is Hyderabad, my current “not”-home. Bengalis are known for their […]
“It’s a girl”- the doctor said and handed me over to him. I wish, I remembered his first expression. It’s weird that we don’t remember seeing our mom and dad for the first time. Anyway, I heard this later that dad saw me before mom. Maybe that’s why I have a whole different level of […]
* First homecoming after getting a job * -What do you want for this Diwali, mom? ~ Nothing dear. You have already spent so much. No need to buy anything for me now. -No,mom! You have to tell me one thing. You know I will buy something no matter what you say. ~Okay! We’ll see. […]
4th February is World Cancer Day. This day is observed to raise awareness about cancer, it treatment and to encourage methods of prevention. This story is one from my heart dedicated to my grandpa who lost his battle againt cancer in 2015.
Here I have shared how I spent my Valentine’s day as single, 20-something, working woman. It felt so good to finally find love in myself…