Thair Saadam, the way mamma made it
The comfort food of all a Tamilians (may be other South Indians too) is Thair Saadam, or simply, homemade yogurt with steaming white rice.
The most basic form of this recipe, which is often fed to children by loving mothers and grandmothers, contains nothing else. Just the yogurt and the rice… not even a pinch of salt.
And then the recipe gets more and more…
Busy making bisibelebath
At least in South India, the possibilities with rice are limitless. As a people, we would shrivel up and die without rice. But it’s a bad, bad, bad thing as we all know. Filled with carbs, aggravates diabetes, contains very little nutrition and works well only if you’re tilling the fields or building houses.
Cauliflower Rice is perfect for the modern-day couch warmer…
THE HINDU, Swati Daftuar, August 24, 2014, New Delhi
Radha Thomas’s new book, “More Men on My Mind” continues to intrigue, entertain and, surprisingly, educate
With her first book, “Men on my Mind”, Radha Thomas spun a story that was both fresh and exciting. The sequel, recently published, takes the story forwarded, its protagonist journeying through exotic locations and meeting a few, or many,…
Radha Thomas, Hindustan Times New Delhi, August 07, 2014
He can be handsome, he can be rich, he can be a poet ,he can be a software genius, but what’s he like as a person? There are a few easy ways to find out.
Yes, you can judge a man by the way he treats his cell phone. And there are other telltale signs that can provide insight into his character. Here are five man markers and what they mean.
Cauliflowe puma on my reply nice Lazy Susan :)
So what’s Upma you ask.
According to my Kaveri Mami (now concocting delicious South Indian veggie dishes in that kitchen up in the sky), Upma was the quickest way to shut me up when I was wailing with hunger as a 5-year old. Something she could whip up in minutes, delicious, and most certainly healthier than Bourbon or Nice biscuits.…
A very low carb and very delish answer to hunger pangs. Concocted by yours truly, with a little help from Bagya.
What’s it about?
When I get home from anywhere, I head straight to the fridge. I’m always hungry. Even if I’ve just eaten a meal.
So it has become very important for me to have something low in carbs, something guilt free, and something that satisfies my hunger quickly so I don’t call…
By Bhavna Ramballac / New Indian Express / Bangalore / Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Bangalore-based band, UNK: The Radha Thomas Ensemble will take centerstage this Friday at Phoenix Marketcity, and give the audience, a taste of Jazz.
The band features Radha Thomas on vocals, Karan Joseph on piano, Mishko M’Ba on bass, Matt Littlewood on saxophone, Ramjee Chandran on guitar and Rahul Gopal on…
NAW- When did your literary journey begin? At what age did you discover that you wanted to write?
I must have been six or seven when I first started to write poems. If I remember right, I moved on to writing songs. I didn’t start writing prose seriously till later, and I had no real plans to write a book… or three for that matter.
I used to write a column called ‘Between The Sexes,’ for The…