Literature preferences between the genders

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Very interesting article that talks about the differences in reading preferences between men and women ! http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2006/apr/06/books.booksnews Apparently, men liked novels about alienation and women like emotional/passionate novels. Nothing very surprising about that ! However, the actual book lists were pretty surprising. Albert Camus's "The Outsider" was no.1 on the men's list. I somehow did not expect that. ...

Sale at the Body Shop

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This week there was a sale at the Body Shop - upto 50% off. This being my favorite cosmetic store, I went to have a look. It's so crazy ! I browsed through all the products, and it looked like there were only a couple of products that were 50% off. Such a huge disappointment. :( I ...

Singh is Kinng – I object

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Been seeing the promos of Singh is Kinng ad nauseum on the telly. The promos look good, and there seems to be a lot of interest in the movie. This statement is made on the basis of an extremely unscientific poll conducted amongst my pals ! I am however not too kicked about it. I object ...

Jaane tu…ya jaane na

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Went to watch this movie with my friends to my fave theatre - Fame Lido. Favorite because of the following reasons: Closest to my house Parking is only Rs. 20 regardless of the time spent Food court is decent Now on to the movie. Typical teenage love story, but with a slight twist. There is no parental opposition, no ...

Networking site for getting househeld help

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It has been very difficult getting household help for the past few months. Although, I have a resident cook, she is only working with us temporarily until she sets up her own business.So, I have been looking around for servants and happened to stumble across this site:http://www.babajob.com/This is a really cool site that you can ...

Sri Lanka Highlights – Day 2

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OK, OK... I know this trip to Sri Lanka happened a lifetime ago (Feb this year)...but I have yet to complete blogging about it. I have been a bit lazy of late, just spending more time reading other people's blogs rather than posting on my own. However, since I believe in "better late than never", here ...

Travel Map Application

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Decided to port this application from Facebook to this blog and see if it travels well :D Anyway, this map application points out all the places in the world that I have been to. Gave me quite a nice feeling when I looked at it. But still, a lot more places to go.... Create your own travel ...