We've gathered the best curries that can be made from the ever popular curry paste (recipe here). All of these recipes are within arm's reach if you prepare a batch of curry paste that can serve as the spice base for all of these curries. Give them a try...
My friends Rachael and Barb held a cross blog event "Goatrie" a couple months back celebrating all things goat. Many of my friends joined them. I too wanted to support my friends and decided to cook a traditional Indian dish that asked for goat meat (or mutton as we...
Whether your team is playing or not, all of us will be gathered around the television this Sunday afternoon.  With some of our favorite people around, either rooting for a team (or maybe against it?) or just to check out fun Super Bowl commercials. Whichever category you belong to,...
Today I want to share a couple of good news with you guys. Let's first start with the food part! The summer fest was supposedly coming to an end with summer or so did we thought! The idea became so popular among the fellow bloggers that Margaret Roach and...
Roti This list has to start with one of the most common and everyday bread in Indian cuisine, Roti, Chapati or Fulka. This is something you will see cooking in an Indian household almost everyday for lunch, dinner and sometimes also for breakfast. Mainly popular in the northern parts of...
Another year is gone and we are all set with a new beginning, new dreams and new resolutions! The last few days of every year are a little bittersweet for me. The days are full of celebrations and color and smiles but in the back of your mind you...

Lemon Mousse

Today I want to share a secret love of mine which I've decided not to keep a secret anymore. I told all about it to my husband as well and I think he is now fine with it. So the thing is that I think I'm in love with...
Thandai Phirni Phirni is a easy traditional Indian rice pudding like dessert which is prepared with full cream milk, basmati rice and sugar as main ingredients. Recipe by Alkajena. Lauki Ka Halwa A humble (and healthy) vegetable turned into a decadant luxury with this sweet, rich pudding made with Lauki (bottle gourd). Recipe...
People are spending hours and days glued to their TVs listening to horrific news and looking at videos and images that can make any heart cry. Bad news after bad news coming from Japan have moved everyone. My roommate for four years and a long time friend lives in...
Abhishek puts the little monkey to bed. Most of the nights. Five out of seven in a week may be? That was me with the butterfly when she was a baby and that used to be the best part of my day. Not just because those were the quietest...
We celebrated Dussehra yesterday! Dussehra is a Hindu festival which is celebrated all over India under different names and ways but all have a common reason - celebrate the triumph of good over evil. According to Hindu mythology, Lord Rama worshiped Goddess Durga who is an epitome of the...
How does a nice romantic breakfast on a beautiful saturday morning sound, specially while your baby is fast asleep? Well! to me that sounds like the best morning ever.. When you have a super energetic 10 month old then breakfast is the last thing on your list let alone a romantic one...