I made fermented Rice + Black Lentils batter. Took almost 2 days to ferment in this cold weather. Then I used the batter for steaming hot Idlis, and pan-frying crispy Dosas and veggie extravaganza Uthappams. A spicy Coconut Chutney was the friendly accompaniment to all of them.
Not bad for a first try. All of the dishes came out so good and tasted delicious, just like I was back in Namma Bengaluru.… » click to continue reading “South Indian Breakfasts – Idli, Dosa, and Uthappam with Spicy Coconut Chutney”
An excellent idea by Stacey Abrams, the powerhouse behind fighting against voter suppression tactics in Georgia, USA.
The term “Work-Life Balance” is irrelevant for many today. When work is life, and life is work, and there are many layers in between, everything dissolves into a single solution. You.
The only challenge is balancing the various blocks.
… » click to continue reading “Work-Life Jenga vs. Work-Life Balance”
I reject the idea of work-life balance. The phrase is a bald-faced lie, designed to hang over the human psyche like the Sword of Damocles, because balance presumes an even distribution of weight, of value.
Some watch the attacks online (many colleagues follow me on social media), but few publicly say anything about the waves of misogyny, bigotry, and ad hominem insults that crash into me. Perhaps many of my colleagues, men and women, forget that not speaking is also a form of communication.Hate Mail by AUDREY TRUSHKEY
Silence is also a form of communication. It sends a message that you don’t care enough, especially when you’re in a position of privilege to speak up.… » click to continue reading “HATE MAIL BY AUDREY TRUSHKEY”