Tag Archives: cross-culture

Beer and Biriyani – a new book project

I’m delighted to announce my latest book project – “Beer and Biriyani” which is the working title of a book I’m writing with my good friend Jesmin Chowdhury. Jesmin is a wonderful example of how friendships over the internet can … Continue reading

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A Very Special Wedding

March 23rd 2013 was a special day. It was special in Britain because the weather did something rather odd – it went back in time. More accurately, the weather seemed to give up being Spring and decided that Winter was … Continue reading

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Our Final Pohela Boishakh – Bangladesh Culture at its best

It’s been a few weeks since Bangladesh celebrated its new year but I wanted to give you a little photo tour of how we celebrated it at LAMB and also¬†a little bit of the history behind the national celebration. It’s … Continue reading

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Didn’t we have a lovely time the day we went to Thakurgaon

Our ayahs have been insisting for weeks now that they wanted us to come to their family’s village a couple of hours drive from where we live at LAMB and have a meal there. Always one to want to go … Continue reading

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