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  • How to make Khichdi
    The name Khichdi comes from a Sanskrit word “Khiccha” which means legumes and rice. Our family favorite Khichdi is made from Moong Dal, Rice, Ghee and spices. This is one … Read more
  • Monthly Bucket: Only 50 words…
    Read time: 348 words, 1 minute.How hard is it to write a book using a vocabulary of only 50 words? Easier than finding some Green Eggs and Ham in the kitchen. This beloved Dr. Seuss children’s book was born from a bet. His publisher challenged him to write a book using only 50 different words. The result? A masterpiece of minimalism. -Kabir & Sue Monthly Bucket – July📚 Books The ABC BunnyBy Wanda GágAn unfortunate accident with an Apple drives Bunny from Bunnyland to Elsewhere. Every letter…
  • How to make Cucumber Raita
    This is a traditional North Indian cold yogurt dish. The term “raita” comes from “rakija” which means mixture or a blend. It’s especially refreshing to eat with spicy food (with … Read more
  • Lucy Kalantari answers 7 questions
    Lucy Kalantari is a renowned recording artist. 1. Why are you an artist? Children’s media has played a significant role in my life ever since I was young. It left … Read more
  • Dr. Weylne Thomas answers 7 questions
    Dr. Welyne Thomas is an educator & executive coach. 1. Why are you an educator? I felt that it was a “fail safe” profession and saw it as a backup. … Read more
  • Monthly Bucket: City of Light 🌆
    Read time: 350 words, 1 minute.It’s almost time for …Summer siestas No, it’s a not thing around here … but it should be.While everyone else is wilting outside, you could be getting some much-needed Z’s.To help you, Sue just dropped her 2nd sleep story album: City of Light – She will guide you through the sights, sounds, and sensations of Varanasi, a spiritual city in India. Of course, she wants you to imagine this tour. We’re not encouraging you to sleep walk… But hey, that’s one way to…
  • 3 Takeaways from Reading at Atlanta International School
    We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Atlanta International School (AIS), where we shared our stories with first graders. This year, AIS will feature India in its spring benefit gala. Here … Read more
  • How to make Mango Lassi
    One of the most delightful and delightful treats you’ll ever find. Here are 3 reasons why you’ll enjoy: The Recipe Time to make: 15 Minutes Ingredients Directions
  • Monthly Bucket: Play in May 😄
    Read time: 359 words, 1 minute.Find a shady spot under a blossoming tree …And read yourself a children’s book.You may need: Goggles to protect from pollen attacks Handkerchief to dramatically blow your nose Narrow trilby if you’re listening to Leonard Cohen Monthly Bucket – May📚 Books We All PlayBy Julie FlettA joyful romp through nature with an abundance of wild animals: birds who chase and chirp, whales who swim and squirt, and bobcats who nudge and nuzzle. Throughout this sweetly simple,…
  • 3 Takeaways from Ferst Readers of Henry County
    We were delighted to be the keynote speakers today at the Ferst Readers of Henry Count Spring Luncheon. The event is an annual fundraiser that’s been going on for 15 … Read more
  • The Book Vine Feature
    Friends make the world go around. We’re delighted that our friends at The Book Vine offers a bundle of all our books, so you can indulge your curiosity and interest … Read more
  • How to make Bhindi (Okra) Fry
    This is one of our favorite dishes. Here are 3 reasons why you’ll enjoy: The Recipe Time to make: 30 Minutes Ingredients Directions
  • Gucharan Das answers 7 questions
    Gucharan Das is an author. 1. Why are you an educator? I became an author because I thought it would give me a sense of purpose. In my late forties, … Read more
  • Monthly Bucket: 10 Years of Tales 🔟
    Read time: 387 words, 1 minute.Ten years (& three hairstyles) ago, we released our first children’s book: A Bucket of Blessings – published April 29, 2014To commemorate the occasion: Giveaways – We’ll mail a signed copy to the first 10 people who reply to this email. Takeaways – 10 things we’ve learned from our 10-year-career as picture book authors. -Kabir and Sue Monthly Bucket – April📚 Books A Bucket of BlessingsBy Kabir Sehgal, Surishtha Sehgal (Illustrated by Jing Jing Tsong) Afterword…
  • Holi 2024 at Garden Hill Elementary
    We thoroughly enjoyed reading Festival of Colors at Garden Hill Elementary. It was a joyful sharing about Holi and the vibrancy of spring colors with students. The students later played … Read more
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