Today’s clicks – Biltmore Estate, Asheville

Asheville is a city in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains in North Carolina  known for it’s scenic greenery, natural wonders and architectural history . Today’s photographs are from  the famous Biltmore estate and gardens located in Asheville .It is the largest privately owned home in America built by George Vanderbilt between 1889 – 1895 and…

Today’s quote – Believe in yourself

Today’s quote  –  Believe in yourself  .  “A bird sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking because her trust is not on the branch but on her wings” . This is quite a strong and powerful quote which gives empowerment to  anyone who believes in themselves and their dreams. Below is…

Parippu Vada (Lentil Fritters)

‘Parippu Vada’ also called ‘Dal Vada’ which translates to Lentil fritters in English is a popular south indian snack and appetizer .For those who have never had it before ,it is similar to ‘falafel’ but with a little different texture and a little more spice and flavor .It is traditionally made with split bengal gram…

White Hibiscus – Today’s Photos

Today’s clicks – White hibiscus flowers .They looked so  magnificent and beautiful in the green backdrop and perfect for a great picture ! Please click on the picture for higher resolution.

Great Quote

Sharing From learnfunfacts.com a great thought for the day! “A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator, the smaller the fraction.” — Leo Tolstoy via Quotable #17: Fraction — Learn Fun Facts

Tomato Soup

Tomato Soup these days is easily available in stores and can be instantly made using ready made packets and cans  .However,  the tomato soup made from scratch using tomatoes, onions and spices tastes really different and delicious . There’s nothing more satisfying than a nice home made tomato soup and is worth making. It is…

Photographs – Raleigh Rose garden

Today’s photographs are from my visit   to  the Rose garden, a hidden gem in Raleigh , North Carolina. The beautiful  roses in the garden are a sight to see. Although the best time to visit the  rose gardens are when the roses start blooming in March and  in full bloom around mid May ,…

Quick and Easy Bread Pizza

Bread Pizza is a very delicious , quick and easy to make snack. Kids absolutely love it . You can top it with any vegetable of your choice to make it appealing  and of course add lot of mozzarella cheese, the universal favorite of many kids! This is a quick recipe and most of the…

Quality of Life!

The irony of life , we often achieve success after the reason for which we sought success has passed ! It is a great  reminder to be able to live each small and wonderful moments in life .The line between making a life and making a living  is truly worth reflecting .Today’s quote  on quality…

Random clicks

For today’s photos – posting a few random clicks , scenic views at the beach , moon in the blue skies and scenic view while landing at RDU airport!    

Shrimp in Tomato and Red Chilly sauce

We got so many tomatoes this summer from our kitchen garden and I have ever since been trying to make anything that calls for tomatoes in recipes.Picking fresh organic tomatoes from the garden is truly a great feeling ,love the smell of fresh tomatoes .It has been over a month since I bought tomatoes from…

Quote for today

Today’s quote – A Beautiful quote  and thought on kindness to reflect on , the best part of one’s life is doing  good genuinely and selflessly without getting noticed or rewarded .Per Williams Wordsworth  little nameless, unremembered acts of kindness which one will cherish for the rest of their lives !   SOURCE OF QUOTES…