How have y’ll been? Well, I have been quite occupied with my work and planning for my vacation to the US this year. Yah, I got my tickets done and I’m planning to visit DC, NYC, B’more, Philly, KC & Dallas.
Anyways, this post is about a new food item which I learned from my friend George Gyau of Ghana; its called as ‘Ghanaian Soya’.
I learned this recipe from him, while he was here in Bombay for an internship through AIESEC. He used to make this item mebbe every Sunday I suppose….
Anyways, here’s how he made it.
1 packet – Soya bean
1 finely chopped onion
1 finely chopped tomato
2 finely chopped potato (french fries style)
Cooking oil (coconut or olive) anything.
finely chopped coriander.
Firstly, empty the packet of soya into a bowl full of water and leave it for 10 mins, till the beans become soft and spongy.
Then, take your cookware and pour a lil oil into it, followed by chopped onion, tomato and potato. Stir it till the colour of onion is gold and potatoes are cooked well, then put all the beans inside it and stir it for 10 mins.
Lastly, the touch of tomato puree or sauce whatever you have at home and coriander. Cover with the lid for a 2 mins and let it cook.
Serve it with rice or eat with bread.!!
What’s up folks!!
How’s life treating you so far?? I know I haven’t written in a long time… (LIKE PEOPLE CARE) ???!! LOL
Has it ever crossed your brilliant mind, sometimes life has so much to offer you, but you are staring blankly at some normal routine and boring stuff…
Yeah! When you start caring about things you love to do … then its your real self that is manifested…
People come everyday in the world and they go.. its right there… the life is blank completely blank…
I believe in making each day count…
Past few weeks, I haven’t been myself… I started working hard for some deals but couldn’t crack… then when I wasn’t looking for it… it came right at my face staring at me… !!
I suppose life will keep surprising us…all we have to do is embrace its offering!!
You took my cold , cold heart
Gave it a little love spark, Now unto my mind it doesn’t hark
Im left standing in the dark , bare with despair, wanting to show u how much i care, But can i?
I cant! , Why not? You demand!
I wish you could know, But i just cannot show, How much i love you & so, i hide my face,
under a writer’s trace , running into the depth of mind’s space , in an attempt to find solace. But i find none, Instead im undone, by your face that shines like the illuminated sun.
As time draws near , yet you go far , someday i hope , ill meet you where you are , & you’ll see the scar, of a heart that still , beats for you at will, & has a void that only you can fill 🙂
___________ by, Sir Spencer Nelington Jona
Love is an inevitable evasion. Thus, it conquers all!!
My love for this instrument was actually just an infatuation … because I was marveling at the complexity of the music it could produce.
Knowing that it was in my blood and I’m carrying a 800 yrs old legacy made me proud however, I was not satisfied with it, I had to search for an instrument that really spoke my mind and then transform me… Take me to ecstasy.. Seclusion is always better than crowd…. Staying aloof and researching on the instrument finally led me to culminate my love for sitar.
I began working on the instrument and techniques, and was soon accepted to the ever-glorious gharana of India, Emdad Khani Gharana/ Etawah. Was very proud to have been accepted as a student of Sitar or servant of Sitar.
I started learning the basic techniques and soon thanks to my teacher I started mastering it..
Indian Classical music: Of course it means belonging to a class; speaking of the Kings and Connoisseurs… It was never meant for common public…
As most of the rasiks won’t even understand what it was… So it was obvious they didn’t know, how to appreciate it….
But today, I’m glad that this instrument came in my life and made me the happiest living creature on earth. :)…
My new sitar, bought a week ago…