Tag: india

Fasting

In 2010, I finished Peace Corps and moved to India. I also turned 26, which was a pretty big deal to me at the time. I wasn’t really looking forward to my birthday that year but decided that I needed to step it up and do something to get ready and excited for another year…

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best indian snack food

hands down, the best indian snack food is wada pav! if you don’t know what this is, i’ll explain. wada pav is a spicy potato vegetable mix that is formed into patties. you dip that patty into a chickpea flour batter. then DEEP FRY it until it’s nice and crispy and brown on the outside.…

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A Blast from my Sangam Past

the following blog post was originally posted in september of 2007! i was just going through my old blog posts and found it again. i thought you would enjoy a blast from my sangam past! i’ve definitely learned a LOT more about trash/rubbish and how the whole system works since i was a volunteer at…

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