May 2, 2008

Blog Breaking,Meme's And An Award

Sorry friends for my uninformed disappearance and poor response in blogsphere for the past 4days.I am very sad to say that I am going to take a long blog breaking for apporoximately one year from now! I stopped cooking for a while.But I'll try to visit ur blogs and comment ur recipes!! Miss you guys so badely..


Last week I was Tagged by Uma...Thank u dear..It was really fun!!!!

1) LAST MOVIE U SAW IN A THEATRE?
Prom Night

2) WHAT BOOK ARE U READING??
Oops!

3) FAVOURITE BOARD GAME?
Chess,Carrom

4) FAVOURITE MAGAZINE?
Womens Era,Aval vikatan

5) FAVOURITE SMELLS?
Paint,Chicken Kurma,Smell before rain,Jasmin Flower(malligai Poo)

6) FAVOURITE SOUNDS?
Good songs,Wave

7) WORST FEELING IN THE WORLD?
Without friends..

8) WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU THINK OF WHEN U WAKE?
Hmm..what to cook special for 'K'!!!!

9) FAVOURITE FASTFOOD PLACE?
Panda express,Taco Bell,Carls Junior

10) FUTURE CHILDS NAME?
Ha…ha…Hasini…(if horoscope matches)

11) FINISH THIS STATEMENT—’IF I HAD A LOT OF MONEY I’D’
Buy sareeeeeeee,No more stay in US,Settle in our native town...

12) DO U DRIVE FAST?
Yep!got speeding ticket once:(((

13) DO U SLEEP WITH A STUFFED ANIMAL?
What!!!!!!

14) STORMS–COOL OR SCARY?
Scary..

15) WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST CAR?
Maruti 800

16) FAVOURITE DRINK?
Mango Lassi,Maza

17) FINISH THIS STATEMENT-IF I HAD THE TIME I WOULD…
Watch more movies!!!(I am a movie addict)

18) DO YOU EAT THE STEMS ON BROCCOLI?
Nooooooo

19) IF YOU COULD DYE YOUR HAIR ANY OTHER COLOUR, WHAT WOULD BE YOUR CHOICE?
No…I like my own

20) NAME ALL THE DIFFERENT CITIES/TOWNS U HAVE LIVED IN?
Namakkal,channai,Los angeles

21) FAVOURITE SPORTS TO WATCH?
Basket ball

22) ONE NICE THING ABOUT THE PERSON WHO SENT THIS TO YOU?
Good friend who reminds my sister

23) WHATS UNDER YOUR BED?
Playing cards

24) WOULD U LIKE TO BE BORN AS YOURSELF AGAIN??
Yep

25) MORNING PERSON OR NIGHT OWL?
100% Night owl..

26) OVER EASY OR SUNNY SIDE UP?
Easy always

27) FAVOURITE PLACE TO RELAX?
Ofcourse my home in native place

28) FAVOURITE PIE?
Apple

29) FAVOURITE ICECREAM FLAVOUR?
vanilla

30) OF ALL THE PEOPLE U HAVE TAGGED, WHO IS THE MOST LIKELY TO RESPOND FIRST?
No idea..

Turning Older!!!!!!

Yes!It was my birthday on Saturday(26th)!!!Had a thought of baking cake!but hubby dear surprised me with my favorite black forest cake.And he decorated our living room with full of ballons and color papers!Had a great time with my hubby,gone to temple,heavy lunch buffet and the day ended up with a nice movie. Surely I can say this birthday is one of my unforgetable birthday in my life.Here is my birthday cake.

Ahhh forgot to celebrate that My Bittergourd With Eggs has won the best creative recipe award.Thanks so much to each and every one of you who voted for me!I was really flattered.... And I should tell Thank u to pooja for hosting such a nice event.


Happy Cooking and Blogging.Miss uuuuu allllllllllllllllll.Hope to ciao soon....

65 comments:

Uma said...

Hey Dhivya,

What's this? One one side you shared good news and on the other side you gave us a shock! Of course, I know how the nausea feels. Take good care. Congratulations for the new mother! You have chosen a pretty name for your baby! Love your meme, and thanks for considering me as your sister! I am so touched! Take care! We'll miss you very much for a whole year!

Divya Vikram said...

Congrats again Dhiv :)
'SS' padam ungala romba influence panniruchu nu ninaikiren..Good name for ur child:)
Am already missing ur blog updates very much..As usual I keep haunting ur blog everyday..Nice meme n award Take care Dhiv..

Mrs.Kannan said...

Dhivvv............Congrats :-) happy to hear that you are going to be (yum)mummmy.Take good care of your health.Cook less But Eat well.

Rachel said...

Congrats and take care.

Belated b'day wishes!

jayasree said...

Congrats on the good news. You are going to enter a new stage of life.
Nice reading ur meme.

Congrats on your VOW award too. It was indeed very creative.

sowmya said...

great news dhivya...congratulations..you seemed to have a wonderful time on your birthday.Belated wishes...and congrats on the award too..
Take good care and will miss you around...

Raaga said...

Congratulations!!

Pearlsofeast said...

Wow Divya, what a wonderful news!!! Congratulation
We will miss you and ur yummy desserts.

indosungod said...

Figure 3 Congratulations are in order :) Good Luck and take care.

ranji said...

hearty congratulations dhivya!!!first most on the GOOD NEWS:)..then on my belated bday wishes...and then on ur award:)....Take care of ur health....

Divya said...

HI Dhivya...

So happy to hear your GOOD NEWS,congrats!!!Will miss you..;-)
Congrats once again for the award for bittergourd!!
And belated birthday wishes..!!

Asha said...

Congratulations!! Enjoy every minute of it D!:))

Take care, take your time and come back when you are ready!

Arundathi said...

Congratulations Dhivya!! That's great news! Don't disappear altogether - morning sickness does end one fine day - hope to see you around soon!

kamala said...

Congratulation Dhivya.Expecting kutti dhivya soon.We will miss u .Take rest and enjoy urself

Jayashree said...

Congratulations......I bet you don't enjoy the smell of paint and chicken kurma quite so much now :-))

easycrafts said...

congrats on the good news and award..a belated happy birthday and nice meme

Meera said...

Congratulations, new mom-to-be!!
:-) Congratulations for the bittergourd award too. Take care, dear!! I will miss your blog. But I know now you are busy with the most precious in your life!! With lots of best wishes & hugs, Meera.

Tee said...

Congratulations! Hope the morning sickness is not too bad...take care and hope to see you back in action soon!

Medhaa said...

Hi Dhivya,
Congratulations for the goos news and also the award. Belated B'day Wishes. You take care and will be waiting for you to start posting soon.

Coffee said...

COngrats, congrats and more congrats ....... for everyhting! :) Will miss u around.

Mona said...

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Cham said...

Oh Sweet heart congrats again! Take a rest and enjoy the motherhood, the most beautiful moment in life :) Definetly we will miss ur post and come back when you can. Congrats to the bittergourd award too :)
The name of child is very nice :)

Madhavi said...

Hi Dhivya, Congratulations for the good news and award:))))i m so happy for u my dear. i'll u n miss ur blog...belated happy birthday. may god gives u loads n loads of happiness and good health dhiv...Take care of urself !!!

Love
Madhavi.

Cilantro said...

Congratulations!

Sagari said...

Congrats divya,loved reading your meme ,belated happy birthday and takecare of yourself and ha..haa..hasini

Jaya said...

Dear Dhivya,

Congrats ,its a great news, take care , drink lots of water , and juices ( dont get dehydrated ) dont be on empty stomach for long and take care of your self and the little one inside ...
again its good to read the meme ...
i also like mango drink a lot..
hugs and smiles
jaya

Vanamala Hebbar said...

Hey Dhivya

Congratulations :)
Belated bday wishes. Take care.

Kalai said...

OMG, congratulations to the new mommy!!!! I am so thrilled for you, Dhivya! Did you decide that name based on the character in the recent Tamil movie Santosh Subramaniam?? It's a very sweet name, dear! Take rest and enjoy every minute of pampering by your husband. Will definitely miss your blog updates. Hope you find time to visit when you're feeling better! Congrats on VOW bittergourd, too. Best wishes always!

Hugs,
Kalai :)

TBC said...

Congratulations! Belated birthday wishes too.:)

Shubha Ravikoti said...

Hey dhivya.. thats a lovely news... COngratulations dear... Take good careof ur self...U have a double congratulations here.... for the award and the reward...:P...:) god bless... do keep coming now and then... we will really miss u sweety...
Take care

Rajitha said...

congrats dhivya..and belated birthday wishes :)

Pravs said...

Congratulation on the good news !! Also belated b'day wishes to you. Take care.

Superchef said...

Congratulations!!! take care girl!! n happy birthday too!!:)

Daily Meals said...

Hi Dhivya! Congrats and take care dear...Congrats on your award too.

Annu said...

Congrats dhivi...Thats a very good news.Enjoy your break.Take good care of your health....I am going to miss your recipes for a period

Purnima said...

Dhiv, Congrats on ur good news! Relish oooops...Cherish every moment of motherhood! Do keep blogging though, but not over your health! Take care, all the best, lovely Meme, nice name for baby too!

Roopa said...

Hi Dhivya!! Hey

1) First of all belated Wishes for your birthday !! That black forest cake screams "I love you Dhivya" from your Husband :) Lucky girl :)

2)Congratulation on getting the award for your "Bittergourd With Eggs" recipe !! You truly deserve it as coming to think of the recipe, its new and very creative :)

3)Are you gonna me a mommy!!!! ?? Well , CONGRATS!!! :) I am sooo happy for you

4):( You gonna be on break for a year?? I have already started missing you :( , it was nice seeing that chubby faced baby profile pic when I see your comments :), Hope you have a healthy break , do take good care of yourself :) ...see you soon :) Probably I too will be on a break in the coming months as my in-laws are coming, so will be really busy that time !....hey sorry for this long comment :)

Shubha Ravikoti said...

Dhivya dear how ru doing??.. hope ur taking good rest..:) I am already missing you and ur lovely recipes.... today when i saw the round up at srivalli's blog and came by ur ginger carrot cake... thought will message u...:)

hey one doubt yaar how do u put such huge pics in ur posts re?? please advice when u have time..

Take care mommy dear

Madhu said...

Hi dear, I was wondering why I haven't seen you for the past couple of days. Today only I stopped by and came to know the news. Congrats on the award and especially for the baby. Take care of your health. Our wishes and prayers are always there for you.

Madhavi said...

Hi Dhivya...i really miss ur posts and u. how r u doin' ? hope great.

chalo take care.

Rosie said...

Hi Dhivya, great news on the baby and congratulations also from me :)

I am going to miss you sweetie - take care

Rosie x

Priyanka said...

Congratulations Dhivya:)

Priya said...

HI,
Lovely recipe. You are tagged once again for meme.

Seema said...

Congrats on the goopd news & award too.. Just catching up....after a blog break! Enjoy your time, relax, eat well & be happy.

Hetal said...

Visiting ur blog for the first time and saw hatu r taking a break,by the way nice blog.Do visit my blog which I have recently started..

Swati Raman Garg said...

dont know how did i miss this...
congratssss... take care... i have something for u in my beat d heat II post... do read it whenever u check ,...

Kalai said...

I have a surprise waiting for you on my blog... "You make my day, muffin" post. Hope all's well! :)

Cham said...

he he Dhiv, all the award round started in blogosphere.... So i thought to send it u and let it burried in ur blog which is no more active.
Cham

Cynthia said...

You'll be gone for a year? :(

Stay in touch.

Laavanya said...

Just got back and here I see your good news! Congratulations and have a healthy and happy pregnancy. We will miss your yummy posts though... hope you see back in action soon!

Homecooked said...

Hey nice list and congrats on the award :)

Shubha Ravikoti said...

It so nice to see a message from u... "would be mom"!... Hope ur doing good... Thanx for the guidance.. and the lovely comments on my blog....will check out photobucket..... so that i can put biggggg snaps like urs...:).. hehehe

Hope ur doing good take good care dear.. god bless..:)

Divya Vikram said...

Dhivs check out my blog for a surprise

Mrs.Kannan said...

Hey Dhiv,
How are you?Not seeing you for the past 15 20 days....Howz health??Hope you are doing good.Take care

Uma said...

hi Dhivya! How are you doing? Glad to see your comments again. Take care dear!

I have something for you! Do check my blog! Hope you like it!

Medhaa said...

Hi Dhivya, Hope you are feeling better. You have on many occasions made my day, so I had to pass on the award to you. I know you want be blogging but I had to let you know I appreciate you visting my blog.

ranji said...

i miss seeing ur recipes...how is ur morning sickness going?still bad?
A couple of awards waiting for u in my blog..congrats and enjoooooooooy:)

Shubha Ravikoti said...

Divya... I have a award for u in my blog....:) Check and take it when u come back... I have named u a chatterbox...:)

Linq said...

Hi Dhivya,

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1.Best blog of all time in Recipes category
2.Best blog of month in Recipes category for March 2008.
3.Best blog of week in Recipes category on 03/30/08

Check it out here Award

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Hey dhivya I have something for u at my blog post http://foodwithapinchoflove.wordpress.com/2008/07/04/friendship-award/

Shreya said...

Congratulations!!

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ജെപി. said...

hi
lotz of things to read.......
i shall read some of them and come back later.
in the meantime, wish u all the best.
greetings from trichur - kerala

ജെപി. said...

very interesting topic
wish u all the best
regards
jp @ trichur - kerala

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