Archive for March, 2019

The Taste of Summer ( and a bonus recipe)

The Taste of Summer ( and a bonus recipe)

It’s a slow groan at first. Then you’re hustling up a staircase when you grit your teeth and wipe the brow. It’s setting in. Then there’s the stillness in the balcony when you feel no breeze running its cool fingers through your hair. What’s happened is that summer’s got the drop on you. It can […]

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Shazia’s Favourite Dabba Gosht Recipe

  INGREDIENTS ·        Mutton : 500 gms. (boneless – cut into small cubes) ·        Onion : 1 (finely chopped) ·        Green Chillies : 5 (finely chopped) ·        Ginger paste : 1 tsp. ·        Garlic paste : 1 tsp. ·        Cashew nut paste : 2 tbsp ·        Eggs : 3 (whisk with salt and keep aside) ·        Oil : 3 tbsp ·        Cumin seeds : 2 […]

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The Future is Venus

Somewhere near you is a grandmother of two, taking short, slow steps into her room, assisted by a stick. She wonders if she can’t run the house the way she used to. She was the boss before they brought in the cooks and helps. She’s still the boss. She’s trying out relaxation now, but not […]

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