Spanish flan & friends

Cooking with friends seems like a long forgotten luxury. Nowadays the only ‘activity’ friends seem to do together is to start a whatsapp group about the activity they want to start together. Soon that group becomes yet another place to … Continue reading

Salted Caramel Cheesecake Bites

I am not an ardent fan of dessert but salted caramel is as close to perfection as it gets. The bite of the sweet and the salty (and in this case the creamy cheesecake too) just hit the right spot as … Continue reading

Spicy Spinach Soup

Popeye did get something right. He realised that spinach is health insurance dressed up as leaves. Low in fat and even lower in cholesterol, spinach is high in niacin and zinc, as well as protein, fiber, vitamins A, C, E and K, … Continue reading

{toddler friendly} superfoods

I dug deep into my recipe diary and found a few treats that even fussy toddlers would love. Toddler meal time is a challenge that all parents face and in spite of writing a food blog, I run out of … Continue reading

(toddler friendly} Egg & besan cheela

I know that all moms, including myself, struggle with innovative and healthy recipe ideas. We all sometimes give in to unhealthier snacks just so that the little ones would eat something! Samar loves besan cheela and this recipe amps up the … Continue reading

Himalayan Thupka

The rainy weather has been calling for some quick and hot meals that can be enjoyed guilt-free. Thupka is a no-fuss meal that you can hardly ever go wrong with. It reigns from the North-Eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh where … Continue reading

Mushroom and chickpea tagine

Moroccan food sounds so exotic and it is almost imperative to demystify this cuisine by showing you how simple it is to cook a much elusive tagine. This vegetarian recipe puts the best meat dishes to shame when you taste … Continue reading

Cooker Shredded Chicken Teriyaki

Teriyaki sounds intimidating and misleading. It sounds like something that involves a trip to China. That’s probably why I haven’t tried the recipe yet. However, when I read the beautiful Ali’s recipe on her blog http://www.gimmesomeover.com, I gathered the daredevilry. … Continue reading