Easy Tomato Soup with Croutons

Tomato Soup-12a

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

Chocolate Chip Protein Pancakes-15a

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

Harissa and Chickpea Vegan Spicy Soup-12a

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

Baba Ghanoush

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Some call it an Aubergine; some call it Eggplant, or Brinjal and some Baingan! So many names for the beautiful, jewel toned Royal purple veggie!!It comes mainly in the purple color but there are white and green varieties also. It … Continue reading

Warm Potato, Quinoa and Cabbage Salad

Warm Potato, Quinoa and Cabbage Salad-3a

The days one starts feeling a slight nip in the air in the early morning or evening we know it’s almost fall. I really look forward to this time of the year; it’s just so exciting for me! If it’s … Continue reading

Vegan Zucchini Spaghetti with Mushroom Tofu Sauce

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I’m not a big proponent of having all sorts of funky specialized gadgets clutter up my kitchen. So when a little while ago I heard of this Vegetti (it makes noodles of vegetables) I instantly dismissed it. But the more … Continue reading