Monthly Archives: July 2013

Glitzy Hope Pakora

This week has been very busy. We had a nice dinner at a colleagues house where we had a “fusion” of Nepali and Bangladeshi food and some interesting talks about religion and spirituality. I had the absolute honour to meet a senior criminal law through a very lucky connection one evening, and we had a really […]

Faith Calamity Temple

As I realised I was starting my sixth week here, I soon realised it was ending – which means I am now half way through my time here! It’s gone so quickly and it’s made me panic! I have now organized a few day trips for the upcoming weeks to get out and see things. […]

Iftar Momo Boat

I ended up not going to the wedding. The ceremony was going to be just a dinner with the bride and groom sitting on a stage and everyone there (often hundreds) taking photos with them. I spent my weekend out with friends both evenings in various clubs. Friday there was a hash in the Botanical […]

Luchi Apu Wedding

I got back from my trip on Thursday early evening – just in time to go out to dinner. My stomach was screaming for western food as bengali food for breakfast, lunch and dinner for 6 days was a bit much (rice or chapati every meal, including breakfast..). We went to a restaurant we had […]

Elephant Mediation Jilapi

I left for my “field trip” in Madaripur early Saturday morning last week. I was in a car with two colleagues I hadn’t met before. It took a while to get out of Dhaka with all the traffic and pick the other two up but once out everything turned greener and got more rural. Dhaka […]

Jesss in the Kitchen

Inspiring others with quick, healthy vegan recipes and articles on animals, the planet and who I am!