So you’re new to spices. How are we friends? Okay, let’s start again. This is a judgment-free zone. I was inspired to write this post while experiencing a rage stroke upon reading an excerpt of Real Simple’s guide for young people on how to live their lives that proposed that you really only need 12 spices. I’m Indian, so when … Continue reading Building a spice collection #likeaboss
It’s mango season! In my house growing up, this meant that we would go to the Indian store and buy a crate of mangoes and then eat them every morning, noon, and night until we were sick. Sometimes we would just stand over the sink eating them because the juices would just run right down our … Continue reading Mango Lassi
See the plants in the picture? That’s basil, sage, and chamomile. I killed them all. The basil grew to be two feet tall – one long stem, which then died upon being transplanted into inadequately watered soil. The sage survived two seasons and then died because I began to resent it. And chamomile? I have no … Continue reading How to grow herbs (without fucking it up)
Welcome to my blog! My friends keep telling me to write one, and they’re all smart and awesome, and honestly if they told me to jump off a cliff, I would because they probably knew about cool stuff at the bottom. DISCLAIMER: Nothing here is going to make you wish you were me, so if … Continue reading Welcome!