Over the last six years, I have been a regular writer for the following publications:

  • Mint
  • Men's Health, India - India Today Group of publications
  • Complete Wellbeing
  • Mother & Baby
  • Columnist for Sunday DNA
  • BBC Good Food - India
  • In flight magazines
 My stories are about health, nutrition, food and lifestyle. I believe in submitting well-researched quality writing and I take deadlines seriously. I also conduct workshops for nutrition brands, handle social media for a popular health magazine, offer KOL services to nutrition brands and so on.

In partnership with a friend, I have another blog - Tambrahmrage Cooks- to keep alive traditional Tamil Brahmin recipes that will soon be lost if not recorded / documented. 

Please contact me if you want to work with me on the following:

  • Nutrition consulting / workshops / speaking engagements addressing children, adults and corporates
  • Writing on food, health and other lifestyle related topics for newspaper columns, magazines, websites and products.
  • Blogging for food brands, health brands etc.
  • Consulting services for restaurants on creating healthy menus and modifications
  • Handling social media for health and food related brands
  • Key Opinion Leader services in nutrition and food

You can write to me at saffrontrail (at) gmail (dot) com

Please understand that I do not work for free, or in exchange for blog-links or bylines. I'll appreciate it if you do not waste either your or mine, asking me to work for you in exchange for (link) love and/or fresh air.

Saffrontrail - the food blog was started in May 2005 to showcase healthy vegetarian home cooking. Being a medical doctor with a specialization in nutrition, the blog reflects my own interests in healthy eating. The blog has a variety of recipes from across the world, most of the posts having a tip or two touching upon nutrition.

I also review products, restaurants and any other food events if I think it falls under the scope of my blog. 

The numbers [as of Feb 2013]

  • Over 2 million hits so far (2912761)
  • Google Page Rank: 3
  • Page views per month~50,000

Saffrontrail on Twitter - 10300 followers (18 April, 2013)

Saffrontrail page on Facebook - 2857 Likes (18 April, 2013)

Feed subscribers + blog followers ~2500

Klout score - 59

Work with me on

  • Recipe development (Vegetarian, healthy cooking) for restaurants or take-aways 
  • Magazine stories featuring healthy recipes or healthy eating
  • Newspaper columns on healthy eating / cooking / nutrition
  • Writing stories on nutrition / food / health 
  • Interviewing doctors / chefs / food-business people from Bangalore
  • Reviewing health and wellness facilities in and around Bangalore
  • Reviewing restaurants in Bangalore

Mail me a line at saffrontrail[at]gmail[dot]com or find me on twitter [@saffrontrail] if you have something to interest me.

My blog and me have been featured in Femina, Vogue, Time Out, New Indian Express and India Today among others. To take a peek into what they have to say, do check the Press & Mentions page.

For a Press Kit, mail me on the address given above.


Anoo said...

Hey Nandita! Found many of the tambram recipes here ... but "mavadu" "vadumanga" ... still lures!! Kindly post the recipe if you have one!! Thanks Anoo

Baskaran said...

Surprisingly we don't find recipes using Tofu in your blog.
The problem with tofu is the unacceptable odour of tofu. We have tried tofu bhurji replacing Paneer without much satisfaction. Can u suggest some good recipes using

Sowmya Sundararajan said...

Hello Nandita. Glad to follow you. I am even more happy to find a Doc cum Nutritionist. I am Sowmya and I live in Singapore with my husband. I am a Nutritionist technically and a fairly new food blogger.Great to know you and hope we meet sometime during my next visit to India.