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  • Let’s accept it. I never liked the green soups. Soups are not part of Indian diet but in my growing up years, my mom used to blend most of the vegetables in the blender, specially those on my hate list like spinach, spiced it up with Indian flavors and served us steaming hot on cold and rainy days . I was happy gulping down quickly as long as I don’t have to chew on the veggies. That was her way […]

    Creamy green pea and mint soup

    Let’s accept it. I never liked the green soups. Soups are not part of Indian diet but in my growing up years, my mom used to blend most of the vegetables in the blender, specially those on my hate list like spinach, spiced it up with Indian flavors and served us steaming hot on cold and rainy days . I was happy gulping down quickly as long as I don’t have to chew on the veggies. That was her way […]

  • We are concluding the year on a sweet note. Next year will return with more delicious recipes. No self – introspection and retrospection for the year that is going to be history soon. Sometimes it is better to look forward only.  Do not forget to check our Christmas roundup on our Facebook page. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2014 !  Seasonal cleaning always unearthed some hidden forgotten secret things from my closet, like this decades old recipe diary written […]

    Apple cinnamon tea cake with brown sugar crumb topping

    We are concluding the year on a sweet note. Next year will return with more delicious recipes. No self – introspection and retrospection for the year that is going to be history soon. Sometimes it is better to look forward only.  Do not forget to check our Christmas roundup on our Facebook page. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2014 !  Seasonal cleaning always unearthed some hidden forgotten secret things from my closet, like this decades old recipe diary written […]

  • It was Super Sunday for us, still unpacking the stuffs and rearranging the things, downloading the snaps from our trips, recounting our days in Florida, and in between watched two of the best films of recent years – Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (ELIC) and The Artist. If the word ‘film’ is more a colloquial term use to encompass the art of making pictures  , ‘cinema’ is the word that deals with the finer nuances of film making with a […]

    Bakewell tart with blueberry jam

    It was Super Sunday for us, still unpacking the stuffs and rearranging the things, downloading the snaps from our trips, recounting our days in Florida, and in between watched two of the best films of recent years – Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (ELIC) and The Artist. If the word ‘film’ is more a colloquial term use to encompass the art of making pictures  , ‘cinema’ is the word that deals with the finer nuances of film making with a […]