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Indian foods you need to try – continued…

Indian foods you need to try – continued…

A few weeks ago, I shared some of the Indian dishes you must try as they are loved by all back in India. I thought I would share some more of my favourites and some recipes you need to try with a promise you won’t […]

Culinary Terms and What they mean!

Culinary Terms and What they mean!

Last week I talked about kitchen terms we use daily and what they mean; this week, I thought I’ll go a bit further and share some culinary terms and what they mean. Many of these are taken from the French language and are commonly used […]

Indian Foods You Need to Try!

Indian Foods You Need to Try!

Indian cuisine is one of a kind with a large variety of dishes, full of flavour and made using loads of spices, herbs and most importantly as our elders say, is made with love. We Indians love our food, and it is also a way […]

Things I like about the UK

Things I like about the UK

Last week, I shared some of my experiences in the UK (Have a look here if you haven’t: Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK and Food Edition. This week, I would like to share some of the things I love about living […]

Indian Vs British Culture!

Indian Vs British Culture!

When I came to the UK, the first thing I noticed was the cultural change and differences as, let me tell you, the differences are very prominent. Indian culture is based on traditional cultural values with close knitted families and multicultural heritage. In contrast, the […]

Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK – Food Edition!

Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK – Food Edition!

Last week, I shared some of the things I wasn’t used to when I came to the UK (have a look here if you haven’t!), and today I would like to share more on this topic but about food!   • Food culture Foods like bread, potatoes, […]

Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK

Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK

Last week, I shared five things I didn’t know before coming to the UK (make sure you have a look here if you haven’t!), and today, I would like to share things that I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK.   • The […]

Places to go in Birmingham!

Places to go in Birmingham!

I have lived in Birmingham for three years now for my course and have visited many places for recreational purpose, to pass the time and to hang out with friends. In a certain span of time, you are bound to have some favourite places you […]

Things I don’t know before coming to the UK

Things I don’t know before coming to the UK

  I can’t believe that I have already studied in the UK for nearly three years now. I’ve learned a lot during the time, and today I wanted to tell you about FIVE things I didn’t know before coming to the UK.   • How […]

Holi: The festival of Colours!

Holi: The festival of Colours!

A couple of blogs ago, I shared a bit about India, my home country. If you haven’t read it, read here by following the link.  I said I would share more of my culture with you, and since one of the biggest festivals of India, that […]