Beauty of ‘homestays’- The Maven Recommendation

Holiday & travel is no longer ‘luxury’ but a ‘need of the hour’. We all crave for a (well deserved šŸ˜‰) break from the daily humdrum to recuperate and tune back into the best version of ourselves. About two years ago, I experienced another dimension of holiday & travel – the beautifully welcoming ‘homestays’. Chikmagalur,…

Train Yourself

If you know me, you know really well how MUCH I love sharing small vignettes of my musings with you. This post combines a variety of things that struck a chord with me and shaped me into the person I am today. Hope you enjoy reading it as much I enjoyed writing it. Train your…

Bombay Brasserie- The Maven Recommendation

Bangalore is b-b-buzzing with quirky restaurants that are working a deal to please my fellow Bangaloreans (including myself). And Iā€™d take this opportunity to say it out loud that we are more than spoilt for choice. The food industry has picked up astronomically in the past 4 years and is thhrrivinggg. This week, I will…

Things to do in Dubai- The Maven Recommendation

Dubai is a city for people who love living life to its fullest. Reason being, this metropolis has a visual and savoury treat for everyone. In this blog post, I will list down a bunch of things you MUST try when in Dubai. 1. Lebanese @ Reem Al Bawadi Reem Al Bawadi, popularly referred (by…

Parker’s, Dubai – Marketing at its best!

Parker’s, Dubai is a perfect example of marketing done right! Parker’s kickstarted with a rule of thumb key! Nobody could waltz in (this eatery) and grab seat without a key. Here’s an interesting fact- even before a permanent spot for this restaurant was opened, mad buzz was created by simply hiding keys (YES ‘hiding’ all…

The Hamptons Cafe, Dubai

Dubai, one of the most luxurious emirate in the United Arab Emirates is known for a multitude of things. Be it amusement parks, restaurants, night clubs, health and wellness centres or humongous water parks; Dubai has it all. My latest visit to Dubai was all about the four letter word I live for, FOOD; and…

We, the Sindhis!

“Wherever you find your people, call it home. Wherever you find Sindhis, call it your Sind.” – Prabhu Wafa Not many of you know that Sindhis go way back… Ancient is the history of Sind that begins with the story of one of the oldest civilisations in the world – the Mohen-jo-Daro civilisation. The Sindhi…

Om Made Cafe- The Maven Review

I’ve always had a thing for shabby chic restaurants that put a lot of focus on the quality of their food followed by ambience. All the more if a place like this sits on a rooftop (my love for rooftops shall never fade, sigh). Om Made Cafe, Bangalore is one such restaurant that claims to…

But first, DESSERT @ Lazy Suzy

Woken up on a Sunday (like) afternoon with a famished belly, thinking where to head? Well, Lazy Suzy, a patisserie-deli with its entourage of lip smacking desserts and overly appetising pizzas, awaits your grand entry! Follow my blog with Bloglovin How it all began? Baby to the two former sous chefs at The Oberoi, it…

Fragrance Cocktailing with Bombay Perfumery

eing able to create a concoction of pure perfection is a dream come true for any perfume lover, and this event was all about that! Bombay Perfumery Bombay Perfumery, a fragrance house based out of Bombay with a legacy of 30+ years conducted a workshop at Olive Beach, Bangalore to share their bit of sage…