Israeli Salad

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I can’t believe summer is almost over :( It’s been a crazy busy summer for us here, but in a good way! It’s been the reason for the long summer slump in my blog :( But there should not be any excuses … Continue reading

Spicy Hunan Tofu  

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We usually don’t think twice before going out for Chinese food or ordering takeout. The common misconception is that it is a bit tedious to cook it at home as there are a number of ingredients involved. But once you … Continue reading

Super Green Salad with Spicy Peanut Dressing

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Spring finally is here, with summer just around the corner! I don’t know about you but with me I start craving more of the fresh salads and cool smoothies around the same time :) The freshness and crispness of these salads … Continue reading

Easy Tomato Soup with Croutons

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Yesterday, it was so cold, rainy, windy and generally miserable outside. I had zero motivation to do anything. Generally the kind of day where you just want to eat some warm comfort foods and stay indoors, ideally in bed watching … Continue reading

Pineapple Pistachio Greek Yogurt Bites

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Smelling a ripe pineapple or mango invokes visions of warm summer days! Getting hold of a fresh ripe mango during winters is really tough. But a pineapple is still doable! I had been searching for a flavorful pineapple for last … Continue reading

Quick Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfast Choices

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One of the most popular questions that I get asked by friends, family and readers is what to have for breakfast that is quick to make and healthy. Plus some variety in breakfast is needed. Eating the same thing can … Continue reading

Chocolate Nut Clusters

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Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year! Since you are reading this blog I can safely assume that either you are already eating healthy or aim to do so. Trust me this is the most critical step anyone can take to … Continue reading

Apple Crisp with Oats

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It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is almost here! The moment you enter the grocery store you cannot miss it! There will be table settings with beautiful warm, earth toned platters and napkins on display! Amazing pictures of glistening turkeys … Continue reading

Oats Pistachio Kulfi

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As soon as November rolls in, we know its festival time! A whole variety of holidays that span across various cultures and countries like Diwali, Bandi Chor Divas, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah etc. all fall within a two month span. No … Continue reading

Harissa and Chickpea Vegan Spicy Soup

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I love to try new foods or ingredients when doing grocery shopping. It is such a mood up lifter for me :) Maybe it’s just me but I get excited to check out a Farmers Markets or a new grocery store! … Continue reading