In case you are wondering why you should write your own food blog

I opened the Facebook 'others folder' this evening and saw the following mail:

"Hi Kalyan, you probably hear this a lot , but I feel I " know" you as I've been reading your

blog and on various food forums for several years... Where I've mostly been a silent reader!
Recently I was researching some Parsi recipes for a show I host for xxx, a web portal and your blog was one of the first ones I went to!"



I normally don't share mails I get from folks but this mail seemed just the answer and 

reaffirmation that I was seeking.

Coincidentally I saw this mail just when food blogger Monika Manchanda asked on twitter why 

why one should start a food blog and the following was my