Baking/Kitchen Things I’ve Got My Greedy Eye On

6 pre lims down – only 2 of the most daunting papers left! SHOCKER: one of them is maths . Hey there, person! Thank you for choosing to stop by my little corner of the Internet – and hopefully, for sticking around 🙂 . Now I really don’t have it in me to go with my…

Songs I’ve Been Loving Lately 002

I saw a really pretty baby this morning, and he/she has me SHOOK. Not exactly the most subtle intro, I know xD. No but seriously, there was an ad in The Times today for some baby product or the other, and the baby in it was SO BEAUTIFUL I SERIOUSLY CANNOT. I’m actually really bad…

Incredible Quotes From Turtles All The Way Down by John Green

Well, hey there! It’s only been five days and it actually feels like an eternityyy – this is why I wouldn’t have lasted if I’d completely stopped posting during exam time. How have you been guys? Whatchya been upto? Do let me know in the comments below! As for me, I’ve been giving exams that have,…

Update: Revised Posting Schedule (Or Lack Thereof)

Hey there! You guys might have noticed my irregular posting lately, and I’m just here today to clear up all that confusion. Right, so as you may know, I will be giving my IGCSE examinations in March 2018, or as us Indians know them, our oh-so-daunting board exams. In preparation for that, we have two sets…

BOTM 008: Turtles All The Way Down by John Green

Hey hey hey! Happy Monday people of the universe (of Earth, technically, I mean there could be a lot of people out in the universe that we don’t know about. Oh well. I guess I’ll say hi to them too). It’s quite a good morning, except, of course, for the fact that my first pre-board exams are starting…

The Sassy Spoon Did It Again 🤤

Do you ever wish that you could control the weather? You probably have, at some point in your life. But you ain’t NEVER wished it as much as I do. Especially as much as I do right now. It’s November, which technically means that it’s supposed to be ‘winter’ here in Pune, but everyone who…

Decoding Common Bookish Lingo

Would ya look at that – it’s Monday! Again! Yay? But today might not be the worst of Mondays because we’re going to be talking about BOOKS YAYYYYYY! Okay, so in case you might be wondering exactly what this post is about, let me break it down for ya. So the bookish community – Bookstagrammers…

Coffee Cupcakes To Please Any Coffee-Loving Soul

Of course, by coffee loving soul I mean coffee addicted. *like my own* Hey there people, I hope you’re having a good day! On this Saturday I come to you with an amazinggg recipe (which I had to originally had to post yesterday but I came down with a severe case of laziness) that is…

The Rajasthan Diaries Part 3 – Udaipur

Last night there was a dragonfly in our house. No one saw it come in. It wasn’t there, then it was. It was large. Hello again! I am back with the third instalment of my ‘Rajasthan Diaries’, in which I recount the stories of my recent family vacation to Rajasthan, one city at a time. If…

The Rajasthan Diaries Part 2 – Jodhpur and Manwar

How long has this been going on? You been creeping up on me, while you calling me baby.. Ahhhh, I have a problem! Hey hey hey, hope you’re having a great Friday! I was feeling kinda frumpy and not really upto doing anything at all, but then I decided that I can’t just not do…

The Rajasthan Diaries Part 1 – Jaipur

The time has finally come! Hey there! If you’re new here, welcome to my blog, The Pastry Poet, where I blab nonstop about books, talk about my culinary endeavours, and discuss the happenings of my eventful teenage life. It’s a good time. If you’re a regular, welcome back! Glad there was something in here that made…