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Friday, 7 June 2013

It's Liebster time again!

It's Liebster time again!

Hello Readers

First of all i want to thank lovely Nilu for nominating me for this award.I am so grateful and appreciate you for this.Well Nilu has a wonderful blog-Kitchen serenity and i want to tell aloud to the world she is helping me and indirectly my family to eat three times healthy meals.If i want to make anything except Rice/Dal i login to blogspot in my mobile and keep it beside my stove.I read every line and cook.No exaggeration,you can confirm with my hubby and my best freind and another blogger Rubi )
I admit i am totally new to it,i was going through each line you have mentioned to understand the rules.

Rules of the Award:-

1. Write 11 random facts about yourself.

2. Answer the 11 interview questions you've been given by the person who nominated you.   
3. Fabricate 11 new questions.    
4. Nominate 11 bloggers who have less than 200 followers and mention them in your post.  
5. Tell the person who nominated you, along with the people whom you've nominated.
6. No tag backs.

11 Random Facts About Me:-  
1.Travelling is life to me.It doesn't make my tired.It is as easy as breathing for me.
2.I feel suffocated if lots of people around.
3.I am a terrible cook-i burn my food frequently(Thanks to Nilu who also tells in her blog when to put in high flame and when to simmer so my burning frequency is reducing day by day)I can't even recognize basic ingredients. 
4.I hate living inside wall(after work and food i keep jogging on terrace until its time to sleep.I sleep with my doors open.Note: I live in such a place where it is possible ;) )
5.I don't watch TV and i fight for it everyday(almost) for not letting my hubby watch.
6.I am crazy about clothing(I do lots of online shopping and they keep on piling,i get rare opportunity to wear them.Note:i have office uniform)
7.My Strength is ability to see beyond the situation.This really help me solving the problem.
8.I fear old age.I do preparation daily in the form of exercising to make it little easier :).
9.Travelling the world is my dream(not restricted to seven,eight,nine wonders but want to live life of every country)
10.I am an engineer but i dream everyday to become a full time traveler.
11.My most precious asset is my hubby.He was my friend since i was 10,he was my flame,crush when i was a teenager and my love since then.Life is always beautiful with him even when i am fighting with him or when we are eating my disgusting "Jala Khana".

Questions I was asked:-
1. What is your favorite quote and why?
Ans: Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did throw off the bowlines,sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails.Explore.Dream.Discover.-Mark Twain
Why-These lines echo my thoughts.I see people(achievers) around me to complain and regret for what they didn't do.Regrets and complains seems very heavy thing to live with.

2. What is your most favorite place one Earth?
Ans: So far earth is still very big sphere for me and the places where i left my footprints are scarce. But until now Havelock Island (Andaman) is heaven for me.

3. What is your favorite social media?
Ans: Blogspot. Because i am more interested in reading the whole insight story than flipping pages and seeing pictures.

4. If you could learn one new language, what would it be?
Ans: Mandarin (Chinese).Ancient India and China has hidden treasures(in the form of peace,harmony  & happiness) in their literature and subtle life.I want to explore more on that.

5. Mountain or beach. Which one is your favorite?
Ans: Mountain I am a trekking person,challenging myself to go higher and higher in tough terrain is great fun for me.Though exploring underwater world is also my passion.

6. When was the last time you wrote a whole paragraph using a pencil/pen?
Ans: Everyday.I am a diary person.

7. What is the one thing you can't live without?

8. Your favorite song?
Ans: Rimjhim Gire Sawan-Chandani

9. What inspires you to blog?
Ans: Vividity of People's life,thoughts,perspectives and talents.

10. Has any book inspired you, and why?
Ans:The alchemist-It taught me the beauty of life is it's journey not on the destination.

11. If you could move anywhere in the world, where would it be?
Ans:Maldives-Will do explore underwater world for rest of my life.

My 11 questions for my fellow bloggers whom I have nominated:- 

1. What is Life for you in one sentence?
2.Dream Place to go?
3.What is blogging means to you?
4.Your best trip so far?why?
5.Best food?
6.Do you believe in eating right and staying fit?
7.Apart from India, any other country you want to live in?
8.One thing you want to change in your life?
9.Do you believe in Luck?why?
10.Happiness means to you?
11.What you do when you are sad?

The Nominees for this wonderful Award:-
1. Rubi Dani at simplyyou 
3.Sapna Behl at cooking with sapana
4. Aravind GJ at Treks and Travels
5.Rakesh Hulla at Voice of Greenery
6.Kusum sanu- Scarpbook- A Travel Blog
7.Renuka- My travel diary
8. Betchai-The Joy of Simple Life
9.Anuradha Shankar-Wandering Mind
10. Sabbu- wandering soul
11.Ajeya Rao at The Hour-My Memoir 

P.S. -Today only i got to know about this award,its rules etc but after reading and writing this i feel its a great way to know each other even yourself(while answering questions you are not generally asked).Feeling delighted after writing this post.If you want to know more about me please do check my other new blog linked with it where i have very recently started posting my random thoughts and i kept this blog delicately for my travel tales.Love..

Happy Blogging


  1. Congrats Padmini.. It’s a pleasure knowing more about you and your thoughts.. I would love to travel to those gorgeous places you’ve traveled! Glad to know that your childhood best friend is your life partner too.. No wonder you both share the same interest.. God bless you both.. Loved the quote.. It was so beautifully written… I loved reading and learning more things about you! You are such an amazing woman! Blog hugs to you dear friend! Glad we met here..Keep up your beautiful work :-)

  2. Thanks a ton Nilu for your comment.That means a lot to me but i want to tell you you are unique in your own way trust me.I love you cooking and small piece you write at the beginning of your blog.
    Travelling is really amazing Nilu. It changes and reinforces a lot than what you can think.So yes please do travel whenever and wherever possible(do not restrict yourself to famous places,just follow your interest and heart)I have millions of thoughts to blog about but balancing in work time brings little difficulty but i will definitely work on it to post more frequently.It's really good to know you.You know i wait for your post so that i can cook something different for week-end.Keep living your hobby Nilu and thus helping many lives(like mine+1 ;)).Lots of love and Hugs.

    1. Thanks soo very much dear.. Your comments always encourage me and make my gloomy day bright.. God bless.. Tons of hugs to you xx