Recipe: Chocolate Cranberry Loaf

Weekends are not fun until they are lazy and indulgent. We usually bake fresh bread over the weekend which serves as breakfast for 2-3 mornings. This Saturday, Jahnavi woke up with a desire to eat cake, my first instinct – let’s do it, but then she nibbles and we hog! So for our sake I decided to try something healthier. Say hello to Chocolate Cranberry Loaf.

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Recipe: Blue Corn Meal Tortillas

Recently, while browsing through my favourite cookery section in the local library, I chanced upon a book on grains, I did not know it would lead me to a beautiful journey of discoveries. I was introduced to a lot of new grains and a lot of new uses for our regular grains. One that intrigued me…

Recipe: Poached Fish with Asparagus and Tomatoes

Poaching is a classic French technique that retains all the flavors of the fish without adding any fats to the dish. If like us, you love to eat different cuisines, this is a must-try. We love a soft fish like grouper but if you are going fancy you can very well go with Salmon which is always fantastic….

Recipe: Mushroom Pasta with Lemon Thyme in Tomato Sauce

Pasta is an all time favorite for everyone. We are sharing a simple recipe for pasta here that you can whip up in a jiffy. Prepare the pasta ahead and refrigerate, which makes the meal preparation even faster. What you’ll need: 200g of small pasta, we’ve used thin macaroni 150g Button Mushrooms – Slice 2 cloves of…

Guest Post: Recipe Carbonara with Mushrooms and Bacon

Popular blogger Diana Gale shares her quick fix recipe for Carbonara with Bacon & Mushrooms. Diana who is a FTWM with two kids, started cooking and baking when she was 11. She started blogging to document recipes that were handed down to her, as well as recipes that she tried and tweaked over the years. It has since grown into a passion,…

How To Cook Perfect Pasta

Pasta! The mention of the word itself brings about a feeling of comfort and tickles the imagination since the possibilities are endless. A quick look at Wikipedia tells us there are some 1300 documented varieties of pasta. Here we give you the most simple technique for cooking dried pasta (quantities for 2 people).   If you are…

Breakfast Like A King!

The old adage that goes breakfast like a king is not far from the modern theory of breakfast is the most important meal. Many studies across the globe point out that kick starting the day with a healthy breakfast is a great idea. If you have a healthy breakfast, you would be satiated till lunch…

High Protein Snacks Under 200Cal

While it may sound counter-intuitive but snacking, of course in a healthy way, can help you keep fit and even lose weight. Unhealthy eating happens not only while feasting but when we are fasting too. We often over compensate for a time we skipped a meal or snack so its best to eat small meals throughout the day. Here we give…

Basic Cuts

Those impressive knife skills by Master Chef contestants are sure tough to master, but here we share with you some of the basic cuts, with some practice you can definitely master these.