• Nishita's Rants and Raves

    A blog about books, movies, restaurants, and everything else under the sun.


  • The Monsoon Murders

    Monsoon Murders

    For the past couple of months, I've been trying to read books with a little more substance, but to be honest, now, I have such little time to read that I need... Read more

    Posted on 20 October 2016 BOOKS
  • Oral Use of Pyncogenol 50mg Pills Provides Scores of Solutions

    Oral Pyncogenol 50mg Pills Provides Scores Solutions

    Pycnogenol initially represented all types of proanthocyanidin extracts, regardless of source of such extraction. But, now it refers to French maritime pine... Read more

    Posted on 19 October 2016 BOOKS
  • A Tea Tour At Sancha Tea Boutique

    Tour Sancha Boutique

    Sancha Tea House in Bangalore is a bright and airy space tucked away in a corner of Lavelle Road, so small from the outside, you can barely see it. A friend... Read more

    Posted on 19 October 2016 BOOKS
  • TV Shows I’m Looking Forward to

    Shows Looking Forward

    Now that work is slowly starting to look a little more sane, I can finally find the time to squeeze in a little TV. And working perfectly to my schedule, Comed... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2016 BOOKS
  • WW: Lunch with Friends at Cafe Noir

    Lunch with Friends Cafe Noir

    Last weekend, I met up with fellow food bloggers when we all descended upon Kalmane Koffees in VR Mall for a sampling of some of their lovely coffees and short... Read more

    Posted on 12 October 2016 FOOD & DRINK
  • Kalmane Koffees

    Kalmane Koffees

    Kalmane Koffees has long been a favorite hangout of mine. It's the only place in a mall, I've found where you get excellent filter coffee without the sugar... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2016 BOOKS
  • Globe in a Glass

    Globe Glass

    Sula wines recently presented all the alcohol under their umbrella in a roadshow recently. As you can imagine, it was one massive exhibition with a huge... Read more

    Posted on 08 October 2016 BOOKS
  • The Wonderful Dussehra Festival of Mysore

    Wonderful Dussehra Festival Mysore

    Mysore Dasara (Dussehra) is the most glorious state festival of Karnataka. It is one of the biggest festivals of Hindu religion and celebrated for 9 nights... Read more

    Posted on 03 October 2016 BOOKS
  • Hangover


    Hangover on 12th Main Road in Indra Nagar celebrated its first anniversary recently, and they did it in style with a lovely printed invite to our house. Hangove... Read more

    Posted on 30 September 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • What I Read Last Week

    What Read Last Week

    I've worked myself to the bone that past month. Which means that the Man Booker reading list I started on so ambitiously three months ago has sputtered to a hal... Read more

    Posted on 28 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Buying into Some Quirk at Happoz

    Buying into Some Quirk Happoz

    I have been on the hunt for some Game of Thrones inspired merchandise available in India for some time now. I trawled through and some other sites, but... Read more

    Posted on 27 September 2016 BOOKS
  • The Night Circus

    Night Circus

    This book has sat on my bookshelf for years. I bought it when it first came out (about five years ago?). I was charmed by the beautiful cover and the blurb,... Read more

    Posted on 21 September 2016 BOOKS
  • A Suits Guide to How Lies Can Screw Your Life Up

    Well - this obviously needs no telling, does it? The main plot of Suits was based on what was a very well hidden lie until now. But besides that, the show has... Read more

    Posted on 16 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Great Ways to Save Money on Every Day Items

    Great Ways Save Money Every Items

    When it comes to shopping, it can be tricky to control yourself and not just keep spending. One of the best ways to avoid reckless spending is to determine... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Horse-gram

    Piglet's horse riding classes are going on in full steam. His initial reluctance and fears were wiped away within the first five classes, and he's now getting... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Conversation Between Two Friends: Know All About Super Top-Up Health Insurance

    While driving towards the office, Amit was happy with the thought that he got the job in one of the leading IT companies. Flexi timings, lucrative salary... Read more

    Posted on 13 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Could You Be The Next Instagram Sensation? Healthy Living Tips That Will Boost...

    Could Next Instagram Sensation? Healthy Living Tips That Will Boost Your Body Mind

    Are you an avid follower of health and wellness pages on social media? Is your search page inundated with images of rock solid abs or perfectly toned arms? If... Read more

    Posted on 12 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Anywhere but Home

    Anywhere Home

    This book is a memoir about an Indian woman's attempt at completing the Ultraman. If you're not sure what is an Ultraman, here are the deets. It is a triathlon... Read more

    Posted on 11 September 2016 BOOKS
  • All the Light We Cannot See

    Light Cannot

    I never wanted to read this book for the longest time. From all the descriptions and reviews I read online, it seemed like another The Book Thief - a book I... Read more

    Posted on 07 September 2016 BOOKS
  • Lab Diaries


    I was scrolling through old photos on my iPhone a couple of days back when I found a gem. A photo of our darling Coco taken a couple of days before we decided t... Read more

    Posted on 06 September 2016 BOOKS