Surprisingly simple Poritha/Poricha kootu – Grandma style
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Surprisingly simple Poritha/Poricha kootu – Grandma style

We aren’t the surprise-giving kinds – the husband and I. The other wives in our friend circle often reach out to us to plan surprise birthday parties for their husbands – photo collectibles, specially planned dinners, midnight surprises with a group of friends, funny gifts delivered by unexpected people at unexpected places – you name it … Continue reading

Decorated Trays
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Decorated Trays

My cousin is bigtime into crafting and makes a whole lot of things, from Tanjore paintings and satin quilted cushions to paper quilling craft and stuffed toys. For my father’s sashtiabdapoorthi (60th birthday celebrations) earlier this year she had made a whole lot of handmade decorated trays for various purposes. She had also made a big banner … Continue reading