Israeli Salad

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  

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

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

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

Quick Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfast Choices

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

Apple Crisp with Oats

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

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

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

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

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