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I’m a Software Engineer based out of Seattle, WA. This is my internet backyard to share things that I do and stuff that I find interesting. I started this blog back in 2014 to share my travels stories.

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Try to be be useful in life – Elon Musk

Try to be useful. Do things that are useful to your fellow human beings, to the world. Its very hard to be useful. Very hard. Contribute more than you consume, try to have positive net contribution to society. That’s the thing to aim for. Don’t try to be leader for the sake of being leader […]

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The only way is to go up.

Happy birthday Kunj! December is packed with birthdays of people who are close to me. Mom’s birthday and brother’s birthday is back to back. I often go on self reflection mode on these special days and today I went back to childhood days I spent with my brother Kunj. I feel immensely grateful to the […]

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palm tree near body of water during sunset

Hawaii Solo Trip Thoughts/Notes

I traveled to the island of Maui, Hawaii for about 2 weeks in November 2021. I like to keep notes of interesting experiences and thoughts. Most of them are scary experiences though as they leave lasting memory in head. Here’s assortment of them in no particular order or theme: In my Airbnb there was a […]

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Mastering cooking : the perfect non-sticky rice

I have always struggled to cook rice – they either come out too sticky, mushy, too dry or with some weird texture. I like Basmati White Rice and I want it fluffy, spread out and not sticky. Steps Pre-requisites Measuring scale Microwave Microwave safe bowl Time 40 mins Steps Put 100gms of rice in bowl […]

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a person sitting on wooden planks across the lake scenery

Why I travel solo?

I was on a hike yesterday when I wondered, why do I like to travel solo these days. At that time, the short conclusion that “because that’s what I enjoy!” As I reached home I thought it would be fun to write down my thoughts as of September 2021 to why I travel solo. Few […]

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Hello 👋 I'm a Software Engineer based out of Seattle, WA. This is my internet backyard to share things that I do and stuff that I find interesting. I started this blog back in 2014 to share my travels stories. Glad to see you here, have a look around the website, you'll enjoy. Feel free to drop a comment or say hello. Have a beautiful day! :)