November 2013

Stepping back

by Khushboo on November 14, 2013

Hey guys!  Hope your week is going well!  How are we already in middle of November- wasn’t it Halloween just yesterday??  Time flying = story of my life ;). In the 3+ years which I’ve been blogging, one thing I vowed to not do was to turn this hobby into an obligation or source of […]


Living off one cuisine

by Khushboo on November 11, 2013

If you had to live off one cuisine for the rest of your life, what would you pick?  I go back & forth between Italian and Japanese but lately I’ve been leaning more towards the latter.  As much as I love pizza, life without sushi just sounds wrong.  Over the last 2 weeks, I’ve been […]


8 on the 8th

by Khushboo on November 8, 2013

Happy Friday, guys!  It feels like the weekend has come along almost too quickly, especially as Monday and Tuesday were public holidays for Diwali.  However I can’t, well shouldn’t, complain.  Given that I’ve been finding it so hard to concentrate these past few days, I’m welcoming the weekend with open arms :).  In the midst […]


Hello…or given that I’m writing this in the morning Good morning sounds more apt!  I recently came across this article on International Breakfasts & was amazed by the amount of variety across the world.  Some which especially stood out include: Japan: Miso soup & rice (or rice porridge) with a side of cooked fish and some […]


The merits of food combining…

by Khushboo on November 4, 2013

Hey guys…how’s it going? It’s no new phenomena that fad diets are a multi-million industry.  Even though it’s been proven countless times that exercise & balanced diet are the most effective means to weight loss, there’s no stopping new diets from creeping up.  One that stands out particularly to me is the not-so-new Food Combining […]


Friday Favorites: 11/01

by Khushboo on November 1, 2013

Thanks for all your warm wishes to feel better.  Aside from the occasional burst of drowsiness from the antibiotics, I’m back to normal.  After 10 days of little exercise, I hit up the gym yesterday to wean myself back in.  The initial few minutes were tough but it felt good to get my body moving […]