Mango Mania

Found this in my camera while transferring images from it to my computer...

First mango of the season!
Picture taken on 26th April.

I've always loved mangoes since I was a kid, although I preferred to eat them in a slightly different way back then. (For details, you may please refer to my old post "Being Independent".)

All those years in Patna, I could hardly eat mangoes. The weather over there made my skin severely allergic to them. So I ended up getting big painful acnes if I dared to eat even one single slice of mango! Not so in Jaipur though. Jaipur is more like Kanpur... hot and dry. So I can eat as many mangoes as I wish to now! :D

Apparently, such little pleasures in life DO count a lot.

(Continued below sponsored content) Protection Status

Let me know you visited me. Leave a comment!

And if you enjoyed reading this post, then please SHARE it. You can use the following buttons for sharing. Thank you! :)

Sign-up for my FREE Weekly Email Newsletter

  • Get all my updates directly in your inbox.
  • Get tips, ideas, humour, & recommendations.
  • Get your weekly dose of inspiration and positivity.
  • Get Exclusive BONUS Stuff every month!

"One blog that I keep coming back to! Witty, introspective, fun, insightful..." - Amrapali Dixit

Your details will only be used to send what you sign up for. Here's my Privacy Policy.
Please tick the box above to give your consent.

Want to Add Something?

Shilpa Garg said...

As a kid, even I used to get acne/boils after eating mangoes!! But not any more and I simply love MANGOESSSSSS!!!! :D

Chicky a.k.a. Kaddu said...

Oh you did too? Well, I never had that reaction to mangoes as a kid. It was only in my 20s this started happening, after we moved to Patna.

Abhiroop Banerjee said...

When i was a kid, our next door neighbours would have a parade of relatives dropping in from Benares for extended visits during the summer vacations (why Delhi, why??) with crates of different varieties of mangoes. The chausas were wicked fun. You simply rip off a bit of the peel with your teeth and suck the juicy, sticky pulp straight out while it dripped all over and around your hand(s). Gloriously messy.

Chicky a.k.a. Kaddu said...

Oh chausas! Hahahahahah! Yeah... I remember them! Not so crazy abt them now though! :D

Post a Comment

Hi! Please share your views/queries on this article here.

You can comment with your Google Account (gmail ID).

To receive email reply to your comment, check the "Notify me" box below the comment box.

And don't forget to sign-up for my FREE Email Newsletter! (Don't worry, I hate spam too!)