Monthly Archives: December 2011

Khao Soi Adventures

The word Khao Soi is derived from the Burmese language which means “noodles”. Unlike other Thai noodle dishes, the broth for these egg noodles is made from coconut milk. The Burmese preparation of this dish is called Ohn No Khauk-hswe.¬† … Continue reading

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Learn Thai cooking in Chiang Mai

A good review of cooking schools in Chiang Mai with a list of suggestions!

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Dreamtime in Mussoorie

What made our time extra special while attending the 100th anniversary¬† WOSA celebrations at Woodstock School in October 2011, was our 5 night stay at Doma’s Inn – a delightful guesthouse on top of Mullingar Hill in Landour, Mussoorie (north … Continue reading

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Oh Sacred Cow!

Throughout India, one constantly comes across cows and bulls placidly meandering about or snoozing upon chakkars, goatpaths, footpaths, streets and highway medium strips. People and traffic calmly move around them as if they were bronze statues.

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