If you grew up in India like me then I'm sure you must have memories of Indian summer and if you remember that summer, then there must also be kulfi somewhere there. Well! I have some fond memories of those summer evenings. In our town, like any other...
First of all let me just give a nice pat on the back of all the mothers and mothers to be out there! The world would never be the same without you. Now being a mother myself I know what a difficult yet satisfying job it is to make...
Alright! so yesterday was my birthday.. Is it bad if I'm not all excited and jumping around? Gone are the days when it was impossible to understand that why can not your birthday be a national holiday and you used to start the countdown from a month before. I...
First of all sorry for being MIA for so long! Between spotty internet, several flights n trains, Indian monsoon, copious amounts of food, and the warmth of the loved ones, I just got a little dizzy and lost orientation. Forgot that there's a blog that I need to tend...
Hey everyone, I'm still alive! That's what I've been reminding all my friends and family who have almost stopped calling or checking on me. Well, mostly because I have been "off the grid" because of all this moving and packing madness going on in our household. Its only when...
Its adorable to see the girls bonding with their little cousin here at my brother's house. Even their chemistry is hard to miss. The butterfly being the oldest is the usual nurturing and mothering. Trying to keep the younger ones in line, keeping them from killing each other, sometimes from...
Papa worked for the government so we lived in a small government quarter as kids. It had one bedroom. Well, two, but one of them was Papa's office and it was filled with files and more files. We were never allowed to enter his office and back then we...

Waffle Recipe

I literally have no "purpose" right now. We sleep till the body says, "I'm good now. Get up!". Eat when we want to, the food that's not been cooked by me. Begin reading a book and actually finish it. No rush to get anywhere so we stay put in...
Indian food is never complete without the wonderful breads that accompany them .Some of the breads that people all around the world can easily guess as Indian are Naan, Parantha, Dosa, Tandoori roti and so on but something that is a staple in a majority of Indian homes in...
Curious George was on television. Little one was sitting on her high chair with a bottle of milk in hand and her eyes stuck to the television. This particular time is one of the most stressful time of the whole day for me because she hates milk and pushing...

Apple Halva

For two years I have tried to be a part of Summer Fest an event organized by Food Network. Its a season long garden party where Food Network and HGTv joins hands with bloggers and gardeners and we all share our favorite garden-to-table recipes and tips. A new produce...
I have not been very good at posting anything on this space lately. And your endless emails and messages have made it clear that you are not exactly liking it. After months of crazy, busy schedule, Abhishek got a few weeks off from school and work, so without missing...