Sweet pongal / Rice and Lentil pudding

A famous dessert, called sweet pongal, made in south India All these years, I knew about only one type of sweet pongal, which is made with rice, milk and jaggery or sugar. But recently, when my mother-in-law shared that she’s making this special pongal with rice and dal (yellow lentils) mix, I got tempted to…

Markham Diaries

..a sneak peek on a beautiful neighbourhood through my lens…

Flora and Fauna

Being in nature or even just looking at it feels magical and healing in ways unfathomable. Aswini Sekar

Working of divisibility for 3 and 9

We are aware that when any number has its unit digit as 0, 2, 4, 6, or 8 (all even numbers), the number is said to be divisible by 2. Similarly, to check if a number is divisible by 3 or 9, we simply sum up the digits of the number and see if it’s…

Interesting facts about Peony flowers

‘Such adorable flowers these are!’ I wondered, as I walked through the corridor of my condominium. Being a fond enthusiast of clicking all things beautiful, I couldn’t resist myself to stop a while and gaze at these pretty creations of nature. Honestly, I wasn’t aware of the name of these flowers, but I wished to…