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

Kitchen calling, Lifestyle, Yummy yum

Mango Kheer

Monsoons have started knocking on our doors giving us much respite against the scorching summer heat. Petrichor clouds, freshly bathed trees and the cool breeze that follows a shower make a heady cocktail, don’t they? However, with all the romance in the air also comes the sad realisation that its time to bid adieu to… Read More Mango Kheer