Random Facts Meme and 50th post

Dhivya of “Culinary Baazar” has tagged me for this Meme. Thanks Dhivya.

This is also my 50th post on this blog. I wanted to thank you all for the support, warm comments, acceptance and that is what keeps me going and makes me want to write more and cook  more J 

  • Now onto my first Meme . The rules are :-
  • 1. Link to the person that tagged you and post the rules on your blog.
  • 2. Share 7 random and/or wierd things about yourself.
  • 3. Tag 7 random people at the end of your post and include links to their blogs.
  • 4. Let each person know that they have been tagged by leaving a comment on their blog.

It was fun thinking, writing about myself and I have totally enjoyed it. Here are some of my random facts about me:

  • Everybody in my family except my husband was born on the 10th. I was born on March 10th, my Dad September 10th, MIL and my toddler October 10th, my Mom and Brother November 10th.

  • I can speak quite a few Indian languages apart from English. Kannada as I grew up in Bangalore, Hindi as it is our National language, Marathi as most of my maternal relatives are from Bombay.  I can also speak Konkani in the South Kanara accent like my in-laws and also the North Kanara accent like my parents. I also studied Sanskrit for 5 years in school and I hope that I can count that language as well!

  • I am a “cold blooded” person and cannot tolerate cold especially during winters. The moment the temperature goes below 75 F, my hands and feet start becoming extra cold. At work I am the only person walking around with a sweater, when the rest of the people are warm and toasty L

  • I have a sweet tooth, hence love anything sweet. I can literally indulge myself in any type of Sweets or Desserts.  The first thing that I browse for in blogs, food websites (if you have not already guessed) is Sweets. So the next time, you “see” somebody lurking around for a longer time in the dessert section , you know who that is J

  • I am an introvert and a home-loving person. My idea of relaxation especially after work and the weekend is chilling out at home, trying out recipes, cooking, reading books, and watching TV etc. Many a times I have to be literally dragged out of home even to do the groceries.

  • I used to be a huge Perry Mason/ Earl Stanley Gardner fan in my High School and I have read and enjoyed at least 60 of his different cases.

  • I enjoy listening to soft rock and music from the 80’s and 90’s. That immediately soothes me and preps me up especially when I am having a rough day.

  Now I would like to tag the following people. There is no compulsion to do the Meme, do it only if you please.

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  1. vimmi says:

    Enjoyed read ur MeMe. I am cold blooded too. Its amazing how ur family shares the 10th. Very rare indeed. Ur hubby must be feeling either left out or super special.

  2. VegeYum says:

    Loved your post today. Congratulations on your 50th post. I am SO cold blooded too, and my fav is to curl up at home and do homey things, including cooking and reading. I love food shopping, but it does take quite a bit to get me out of the house to do it.

  3. lathanarasimhan says:

    Enjoyed reading your meme dear! 🙂 Congrats on your 50th post! right now I have to run to read your dates cookies ! The picture is sooooo tempting! 😀
    It is amazing to have so many birthdays on 10th!!!

  4. Padmaja says:

    hey congrats on your 50th post, raise to many many more to come.
    Hey me too i remember used to wrap up warm even in spring as i used to feel so cold where as evryone at work open the windows for fresh breeze!!!
    Nice meme!!

  5. Ramya says:

    Congratulations on your 50th post!!! Looking fwd to many more delicious recipes…. And it was nice knowing a lil more about you!! And I also wanted to thank you for tagging me.. But I had been tagged earlier and have posted the random facts Meme about 2-3 months back! So, I guess i’ll skip this one…. I hope its ok 🙂

  6. Laavanya says:

    That’s really cool about the birthdays.. my daughter’s bday is on Oct 10th too! She is 2 now… 🙂

    That’s a LOT of languages for sure… Nice meme RC!

  7. saaki says:

    congrats for the 50th post…

    That b’day thing is really strange….wierd or may be freaky would be the word for it.

    waise and nice dish..i feel hunger pangs now….:D
    and btw i just recoverd from jaundice..can u please tell me wat bachelors can do with the bare minimum…that is apart from eating bread …:D

    Languages..well i’m a southie…born and brought up in northern India,
    so i can follows , malyalam,tamil, Hindi of course, can understand bangla [years in primary school] , good bhojpuri[bihari], can speak decent punjabi[ Delhi influence], My current home being in maharashtra [can understand marathi], College years in M.P. so can speak Malwi and bundelkhandi,and Bhopali, and yeah by the way i learnt sanskrit too…

    Current target languages include haryanvi[ Jat] and better Punjabi…and Garwali and a bit of spanish.

    And no i’m not any linguistic expert.
    thanx for the kool pics of recipies again…though i cant cook. its good to look at pics of wat i can tell mom to cook for me when i get back home after a couple of months…

  8. sunita says:

    Hey RC, your meme reads so much like my life…except the cold blooded one 🙂 My birthday falls a day after yours (March 11th)…

  9. Ujwal says:

    Hi RC,
    Just read your meme.. I share birthday with your mom and bro.. Nov 10th 😉
    I am like you.. speak the same languages.. except for marathi.. and love to hear to soft old melodies.. 🙂

  10. Soma says:

    Supriya.. I was just just browing thru’ this… I found it extremely funny.. well not exactly funny, I just do not have the word for it.. that all of ur bdays are on the 10th!!

    I love soft rock, & I am like u, feel best at home, and just detest going out… esp. groceries…:-)My way of relaxing is alone with a book, a cuppa, with NO ONE around me.

  11. Lakshmi says:

    RC, I was blog hopping and came across your site. And I Just happened to read your meme first. Your fact about being born and brought up in Bangalore, knowing Kannada and Hindi and learnt Sanskrit…thats all me too!! Now I am curious which school did you study in..very few schools in Bangalore have Sanskrit as 2/3rd language. I did my schooling in Kishore Kendra for few years.

  12. free spirit says:

    i must say its a very nicely managed blog i,ve read yet as i,m a very person to blogging world…..i too have love for food so i liked ur blog …n ur writing is interesting and impressive…..

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