We are back in London after a rather long holiday in India. This week has been busy as we have had a lot of things to clear out and also do all the unpacking. We are almost done and slowly this change is starting to feel more normal. I even managed to whip up some … Continue reading Tiramisu
The confetti has settled, music has been stopped and the feasting is done. Everyone's heading back home. The most awaited wedding is over. And life has started to feel a little pointless already and I am wondering what to do. Today, there is an overwhelming sadness that it's all over..Why can't there be weddings to … Continue reading Post-wedding musings!
Many years ago, I found soft lumps near my armpits (quite close to my breasts) so, I naturally got worried. But the fact that I was only 25 years old then was a good enough reason to feel convinced that it may not be a dangerous symptom. I anyway got it checked by a doctor who … Continue reading What I discovered about my body….
1) I have had wonky teeth almost all my life. Only when I realised that I was nearing 30(I turned 30 this year, so please don't think I am very old) I decided to fix my teeth. I am glad I did because I see many people smiling at me these days. 2) As much … Continue reading Five of many things about me!
I have to admit that ever since I started to cook on my own, I may have not given breakfasts much of an importance for a very long time.Thankfully, years ago, I realised I shouldn't skip breakfast. But after I became a mother, I realised I should only make it more healthier than other meals. … Continue reading Really simple yet healthy south Indian breakfast ideas!
Quinoa, brown rice, wholegrain breads, millets, leafy salads, beets and fruits! Oh how I wish I only ate what I just said above. Someday I am hoping to eat these regularly. Until then, I will only keep liking pictures on Instagram and make some healthy smoothies occasionally. So here is the next one called the … Continue reading Smoothie series #4 Popeye smoothie
When I was little, I didn't think I would ever learn to cook. I thought cooking was one of those menial tasks and it involved no amount of fun. Maybe because our mother never let us help her much. The best she wanted from us was that we helped her decide what to eat and that we finished … Continue reading From farm to plate(About my parents farm)
I am not going to lie by saying I was so busy and I couldn't post any smoothie recipes after the first two. I have only been eating some proper finger licking south Indian breakfast all this while on most days because the mother was here. So, it was clearly a well thought through decision … Continue reading Smoothie series #3 Papaya, Dates& Seed mix Smoothie
It has been a long week for various reasons. But that doesn't mean we ate boring meals. Chickpeas are much loved in our house and after making a little batch of sundal(spiced chickpeas)the other day , We had some leftover Chickpeas/Channa and so I decided to quickly whip up a dip. This was made to go with a … Continue reading Chickpea Raita/Dip
Sometimes, when words are not enough to explain how one feels, there is always food. Food is also a form of a love. Atleast to me it is. I think it's my duty to make good food regardless what we have been through the day. Because good food comforts you. But it is also my … Continue reading Smoothie Trails #2 The very Berry Smoothie!