Aug 5, 2009

Awards and a Tag

Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well

I thank Preethi for passing on these awards. I'm honored (and happy!). This appreciative gesture means a lot to me.

These awards also came with a tag. There it goes.

1.What is your current obsession?
Blogging, Learning html (my blog has new look every few days!), planning beach trips for the weekend!

2. What are you wearing today?
Like most the days, its jeans and a shirt for work.

3. What's for dinner?
Hot coconut Uppma (I love having breakfast for dinner!)

4. What’s the last thing you bought?
Milk at the grocery store!

5. What are you listening to right now?
Humming sound of AC

6. What do you think about the person who tagged you?
They are excellent cooks and post mouth watering recipes!

7. If you could have a house totally paid for, fully furnished anywhere in the world, where would you like it to be?

8. What are your must-have pieces for summer?
Sunscreen lotion, White kurtas, sandals!

9. If you could go anywhere in the world for the next hour, where would you go?
Of course, pay a visit home!

10. Which language do you want to learn?
Sanskrit (at least to read some hymns) , French (simply), Spanish (if i need to survive in west coast! and Chinese (since they might dominate the world in 10years or less!)

11. What’s your favorite quote?
"If you think you can, you can"

12. Who do you want to meet right now?
Parents and my sisters!

13. What is your favorite colour?
Black and Red.

14. What is your favorite piece of clothing in your own closet?
My 8-year old salwar(which still fits, wonder how)brings lot of good memories!

15. What is your dream job?
Travel associate, Researcher (should be allowed to use 'google'), Beer Taster...

16. What’s your favorite magazine?
Oprah, Cosmo and you can guess the rest!

17. If you had $100 now, what would you spend it on?
Fine food and drinks with friends.

18. What do you consider a fashion faux pas?
Wearing clothes you are not comfortable with or you don't fit into fully!

19. Who are your style icons?
My grandmother who was impeccable all the time. I still cannot get her style or elegance

20. Describe your personal style.?
Comfortable yet pleasing to the eye.

21. What are you going to do after this?
Start working (i've been blogging on office hours!)

22. What are your favorite movies?
Duet, Geentanjali, DDLJ, HSSH (any 90's bollywood movie), Devil wears Prada and any hollywood sci-fic!

24. What are three cosmetic/makeup/perfume products that you can't live without?
Olay moisturizer/ Eyeliner and Compact/Perry Ellis

23. What inspires you?
People with enthusiasm who pass it along!

24. What do you carry in your bag?
House/car keys, credit cards, mobile, tissues, chapstick, compact, comb, safetypins, rubberbands, receipts (no wonder it's nicknamed as trashcan!)

25. What do you do when you “have nothing to wear” (even though your closet’s packed)?
Wear an outfit I don't like grumbling but go for an awesome accessory (necklace, bangle or Bag!)

26. Coffee or tea?
Coffee anytime!

27. What do you do when you are feeling low or terribly depressed?
Drink vodka and pass out.

28. What is the meaning of your name?
Mythri means friendship.

29. Which other blogs you love visiting?
Too many to list.

30. Favorite Dessert/Sweet?
Hot carrot halwa or a cold rasmalli

31. Favorite Season ?
Winter in Bangalore, Fall in Boston!

32) If I come to your house now, what would u cook for me?
Instant MTR Rava Idli with green chutney:)

33)What's your current mood?
Undecided-happy filling out the tag but nervous about the afternoon presentation!

The rules are:
Respond and rework – Answer the questions on your own blog, replace one question that you dislike with a question of your own invention, and add one more question of your own.Then tag eight or ten other set of people.
I would like to share these awards and tag....



  1. Hey Congrats! and thanks for awarding me...will post it as soon as possible...

  2. Wow! thhis was interesting.. I love this MTR rava idli mix.. I survive on them when I am unwell..

  3. Spanish if you want to live in the west coast! Ha ha ha ha! :) I so know where this is coming from! :D

  4. @kittymatti: true..that's a life-saver!

    @kokonad: lol :)

  5. Hi , Indiblogger is planning its first blogger meet for Indibloggers residing in the USA. Your presence would help it make a success.
    Do RSVP @

    C ya there