My Love “Mangifera Indica” (aka Aam/King of fruits/Mango)

My Love “Mangifera Indica” (aka Aam/King of fruits/Mango)

My sweetheart’s name is Mangifera Indica. It should be yours too. Mangifera Indica was my first crush (literally). Mangifera Indica is a mango variety. These mangoes come every summer and break my heart when they disappear from the market, leaving me pining for more and enduring an antagonizing wait for the next summer. Being the “dramebaaz” that I am, I break out into a song: Last Summer I gave you my heart; the very next …

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All You Need is just a little Patience!

All You Need is just a little Patience!

I think this fantastic song by the legendary band Guns N’ Roses perfectly sums up the journey of a start up businesses. From the time the idea strikes the mind to the time the idea materializes there are a lot of disappointments along the way. At times you worry so much about delayed time lines, nonexistent finances and so many other petty things that even a small decision like what you should eat for lunch/dinner seems to …

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Life in a Start-up!

Life in a Start-up!

Ever since I started chasing my dreams, I thought of sharing my experiences with the world. Though we are not there yet, however our idea that was conceived two years back has started taking some shape now. The product or I should say our dream (Plattershare’s website) has not been launched yet. We, with our limited but powerful resources are working hard on it. I am sharing this today as I wanted to vent out …

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Best fruits and vegetables to eat during winters!

Best fruits and vegetables to eat during winters!

Every New Year brings lot of new things, promises, be it a trend, fashion, culture, lifestyle or food. Each one maintains an important place in our lives. New year also means chilly and foggy winters. It’s believed that everyone tends to eat more in winters. So lets know some of the best fruits and vegetables of the season.     1) Mustard Leaves (sarson): Yes we are talking about everybody’s favorite mustard leaves which is …

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Top 5 Easy To Prepare Home Cooked Desserts

Top 5 Easy To Prepare Home Cooked Desserts

As the holidays are right around the corner, meals are already being planned. Dinner is never complete without dessert, so it is important to find something quick and delicious that includes ingredients already stored or on hand. Sites like foodinsurance.com often offer ingredients that may be included. Here are five easy to prepare homemade desserts.   Old Fashioned Apple Pie Ingredients: 1 package of vanilla instant pudding mix 1 cup apple juice 3 cups chopped …

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Pancakes – A healthy breakfast!

Pancakes – A healthy breakfast!

Around the world, Pancake is the most commonly eaten dish for breakfast (though it can be eaten at any time of the day), majorly in west. This simple dish is so common and famous that it is cooked in every house in west with bit of secrecy followed in its ingredients. And have uncountable food chains dedicated to this culinary only. It is not only delicious but also full of protein and that is the …

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Jammu ki Shaan – Pahalwan

Jammu ki Shaan – Pahalwan

Pahalwan Di Hatti Gol Market, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu – 180010 (India) www.pahalwans.com Those of you who do not understand Hindi, the title means; “Pahalwan” is the pride of Jammu, and indeed it is! Pahalwan di Hatti or simply Pahalwan’s is probably one of the best eating joints in Jammu. Located in the famous Gol Market, Pahalwan can take your taste buds on a tasty ride. I happened to visit the joint last week and the …

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Tipsi Monkey – Taco & Tequila Bar: Reviewed by Dave!

Tipsi Monkey – Taco & Tequila Bar: Reviewed by Dave!

Tipsi Monkey 1016 N.Sheridan Road Winthrop Harbor,IL60096 USA 847.246.3932 www.tipsimonkey.com Nestled half way between Chicago and Milwaukee is a little bedroom community known primarily for being the home to the largest marina on the Great Lakes.  If you don’t live there, or enjoy water sports, there are few attractions in Winthrop Harbor. There is a new culinary destination in Winthrop Harbor.  In the middle of August, Tipsi Monkey joined the community.  Tipsi Monkey is a …

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