I-Light-Icecream

Super-quick completely random craft: 1 empty shampoo bottle.. systematized brainwashing via 10 secs D.I.Y FB GIFs.. and a genuine love for ice-cream leading to fun ice-cream lamp! With chalk paints and acrylic sprinkles…  

Pump IT!

Great expectations: One of the first attempts at a comic.

AniMeme :)

They say some jokes write themselves. Despite a strong Meme addiction over the past few years, this is the first time when a set of pictures have ‘begged’ me to create my own memes. And in this case, the Memes did create themselves. This wonderful hilarious collection of comedy wildlife photos is definitely the BEST…

Out-of-Syllabus Travel

Coming from a family which was consistently bitten by the annual Indian middle-class travel bug, I was always familiar with vacations and travel. This travel used to be well planned, carefully budgeted with an aim to see as much as possible anywhere we went. Somewhere the now-hip FOMO was ingrained and intense care was taken…

Baking the Pokemon. 

‘Grown ups drink their coffee, do their grown up things.. But kids?! Kids listen!’    – Phoebe Buffey This was my first cake for an actual kid.. to be cut for a kiddie birthday party.. and it was a fairly intimidating task! This road to completion for this cake was especially exhausting. It was just […]

Simple way to make 2-D Fondant Characters

Fondant cake toppers are beautiful to look at and more importantly can be made ahead of time, so you always have some room for creativity. This is a basic method which worked really well for me using the simplest of tools: What you need: Rolled fondant – I prefer marshmallow or store-bought* Gel Colors –…

Fairy tales & Cheese cakes

One of reasons I love the Harry Potter ‘literature’ is because of the amount of appreciation it bestows on ‘Death’. Despite being everyone’s inevitable conclusion, it is the ‘When?’s and the ‘How?’s which make ‘Death’ such an intimidating, overwhelming and somewhat of a dark force. And then we have gems like Harry Potter (books- not movies) or Piku which provide…

Chocolate Mousse Trials

There are a few things sweet that my carnivorous husband and I agree upon. One of them is decadent delicious chocolate mousse. Wanting to try out light velvety soft chocolate mousse, I was drooling over all the pictures that google offered. However, most of the mousse recipes seemed very different from each other – egg, butter,…

Kashmir Great Lakes – A Video Walk

Few experiences in life make you go over them again and again. Documenting one of the most memorable journeys of my life. Trekking is truly the only way of really seeing Himalayas. A big shoutout to IndiaHikes for creating such a safe environment for girls, women and non-trekkers to experience some of the best treks India has…