Absence of Bidet Shower – A to Z of life in New York City

Welcome to Part A of the A to Z of the New York Series. I am hoping that you are moving to NYC or America from your country and have questions in mind like I did. If you are from India then namaste ji. There are so many things to do in NYC and so […]

Plan A Quick Trip To Little India In USA

At times, I really miss my home in Delhi. While I can not recreate the warmth of my family, I definitely can recreate the feeling of Delhi. Welcome to Little India – a small single stretch of road in Jersey city that looks & feels exactly like a busy Indian street market. Jonathan & I […]

SIX Things I Noticed About New York City During My First Week Living Here

I moved to New York 10 months ago, filled with love & excitement from India. The only knowledge I had of New York and America, in general, was from my American husband or from sitcoms & romcoms. While on the one hand I felt terrified to be in a new country, on the other, I was in awe of everything. My husband found them amusing and so I started to record some of my observations about the Big Apple.

After 10 Months, I Understand American Currency

It has been 10 months since I moved to America. I’m embarrassed to say this, but only just now did I figure out currency in America. Learning the coinage of the United States has clearly not been a priority for me. In our day-to-day life, there is very little association with physical money exchange.

13 things that surprised me about Vegas

Being an Indian who has lived her whole life in India, my idea of Las Vegas was what I had gathered from movies. The very first image I remember having of Vegas is from Shahrukh Khan’s song ‘dil diwana’ from the movie Pardes.


“What for dinner?” or “Aaj kya bana hai” is a common phrase you might have heard and said while growing up in your loving Indian family. Humans are the creature of habit and what creates strong habits than an age-old culture.