Saturday, August 15, 2009

First award and tag

Got my first award and tag from the wonderful MiM and I have been gushing like a 12 year old since then. Thank you MiM! Like Zeenat Aman had Dev Anand giving her the first break, like Madhuri Dixit had Subhash Ghai-ji, like MJ had Quincy, I have MiM. :) 

So here are the answers to the questions in the tag. 

1.What is your current obsession?
Reading up on how to make Scout sleep through the night (and not acting on it).

2. What are you wearing today?
Capris and a white sleeveless top.

3. What’s for dinner?
I think it's chappathi and capsicum curry cooked by the good mil.

4. What’s the last thing you bought?
A school bag for the niece. And a 1:24 RC Ferrari for the nephew.

5. What are you listening to right now?
'thathathathatha' goes the Scout.

6. What do you think about the person who tagged you?
She is my Godfather in blogdom. Now-a-days she is being called Mygodblogger-in-Malaysia (MiM)

7. If you could have a house totally paid for, fully furnished anywhere in the world, where would you like it to be?
Right here in this freakin' expensive neighborhood. Go ahead, make my day!

8. What are your must-have pieces for summer?
I wonder why my wardrobe is full of winter clothes in summer and why it is full of summer clothes in winter. Sigh!

9. If you could go anywhere in the world for the next hour, where would you go?
Somewhat realistic answer: To the swimming pool.

10. Which language do you want to learn?
Tamil or Telugu as I have many friends who speak these languages.

11. What’s your favorite quote?
Right now? I'm trippin' on what 'Confucius say'.
Confucius say 'You want handsome doctor, you got to be patient'. Tehehe!

12. Who do you want to meet right now?
My late grandfather

13. What is your favorite colour?

14. What is your favorite piece of clothing in your own closet?
All the pre-marriage clothes which I'm hoping to fit into. 

15. What is your dream job?
Own a restaurant.

16. What’s your favorite magazine?
Don't read mags these days. 

17. If you had $100 now, what would you spend it on?
A cool red diaper bag.

18. What do you consider a fashion faux pas?
I'm in a fashion coma these days. Wouldn't know a legging from a stocking.

19. Who are your style icons?
Don't care much for 'icons' but do admire a few friends who put themselves together nicely. 

20. Describe your personal style.?
In the land of the geeks, anything goes.

21. What are you going to do after this?
Eat some yummy mango cake. You want?

22. What are your favorite movies?
Schindler's list, Chocolat, My cousin Vinny, Rainman, Cinema Paradiso
Could go on.. 

23. What are three cosmetic/makeup/perfume products that you can’t live without?
Don't do make-up on a daily basis except for some moisturizer and lip balm.

24. What inspires you?
People who are passionate about their jobs. 

25. What do you carry in your bag?
Wallet, cellphone, sun glasses, keys etc. Nothing really interesting or scandalous.

26. What do you do when you “have nothing to wear” (even though your closet’s packed)?
Dig through and find something that I haven't worn in a while and hope that it miraculously fits.

27. Coffee or tea?
Either. Neither. Depends.

28. What do you do when you are feeling low or terribly depressed?
Rant. Rationalize.

29. What is the meaning of your name?
Not suffering from the Lake Wobegon effect

30. Which other blogs you love visiting?
Some mommy blogs. Tech blogs. Home decor blogs. Real estate blogs.

31. Favorite Dessert/Sweet?
Flavor of the week: Tres Leches

32. Favorite Season ?

33. If I come to your house now, what would u cook for me?
(Bangalore) Masala puri.

Will take a raincheck on the tagging part till I can comfortably say 'you are out' to some fellow blogger but you are most welcome to 'out' yourself. :)


  1. may your blogging career be as shimmery sparkly and full of verve as Madhuri's!

    btw God is already taken: see choxbox's blogroll

  2. MiM: God != GodBlogger just like God != GodFather. :)
    ChoxBox: Thanks!

  3. @MiM: God can have many avataars.