Festivals, India, Kitchen calling, Yummy yum

3 ingredient Atta Halwa Recipe #Holi #Food

Food and culture go hand-in-hand in India, more so when it comes to celebrating festivals. Every region has its own set of customs and traditions which are typically associated with specific festival foods. No matter where we live, observing these rituals makes us feel connected and closer to home. I’m a Marwari born and brought… Read More 3 ingredient Atta Halwa Recipe #Holi #Food

Collaborations, Lifestyle, Yummy yum

Gift your loved ones the best dark chocolate in India

Valentines Day is just around the corner and most of us have started racking our brains to get the perfect gift for our loved ones. Spouses, parents, kids, friends, and others, the market is flooded with gift options for everyone. That can be confusing and doesn’t make our job any easier though, right? Luckily, there’s… Read More Gift your loved ones the best dark chocolate in India

Health, Healthy Eating, Kitchen calling, Nutritious Food, Yummy yum

Winter Special: Cream of Broccoli Soup with Vegetables

Chilly mornings, blanket cuddles, and countless rounds of hot beverages are an indulgence rarely experienced by Mumbaikars. As others complain of frozen coconut oil and frosty breaths, we longingly pray for a slight nip in the air, if at all. Imagine our delight then when winters came calling, finally, a couple of days ago. Out… Read More Winter Special: Cream of Broccoli Soup with Vegetables

Healthy Eating, Kitchen calling, Nutritious Food, Yummy yum

Healthy Oats Idli with Sprouts and Rava

Breakfast and evening snacks are two of the most underrated meals of the day. A nutritious and fulfilling breakfast keeps your spirits and energy levels up for the entire day and must be prepared fresh and consumed warm. Evening snacks unless planned beforehand can make one veer towards junk foods like chips, cookies, sandwiches, noodles,… Read More Healthy Oats Idli with Sprouts and Rava

Holidays, India, Kitchen calling, Nutrition, Summer, Yummy yum

Homemade Layered Mango Dessert

Monsoons have made their grand entry giving us Mumbaikars much respite from the sweltering summer heat. Although clichéd, reactions like petrichor winds and tip-tip sounds of raindrops with trees and roads awash with renewed freshness are out in full force already. While typical monsoon fare like roasted corn by the roadside and pakodas with evening… Read More Homemade Layered Mango Dessert

Health, Kitchen calling, Lifestyle, Yummy yum

Vrat ka khana ~ Samo Rice Masala Dosa with Chutney

Fasting has been an important part of Indian culture. Every religion, in some way, urges us to observe this ritual by abstaining from regular food while cleansing our bodies and thoughts with it. I’ve grown up seeing my parents fast every Monday and skip one meal. Fruits, milk or chikkis were enough to satiate their… Read More Vrat ka khana ~ Samo Rice Masala Dosa with Chutney