Roti Wrap 4 Ways|Tiffin Rolls

It’s that time of the year again when mothers like me start searching the net for Tiffin or lunch box ideas. Summer vacations are going to end soon and we all are going to be busy again and the last thing we want is to spend hours thinking about what to pack in the Tiffin…

Healthy Summer Bites|10 Minute|No Cook

Summer is here to stay for a little while more and I am sure it has already taken a toll on all of us including our kids. Here are four refreshing bites which are ready in minutes, healthy and also no amount of cooking is required to make them. Children will happily gorge on them….

Smashed Potatoes|Crispy Baby Potatoes|5-Ingredient Snack

Smashed it! Crispy, tender, creamy and a super fast mid day snack of smashed potatoes is here! You wouldn’t want to go back to eating potatoes any other way. It’s really really good! And I had so much fun and made so much noise smashing those tiny morsels that my daughter was distracted and she soon…

8 Toddler Snacks

Having a toddler in the house ensures that you are on your toes every waking moment. It’s fun but also very taxing on the parents. With exploding energy, toddlers are at their energetic best throughout the day and to keep fueling them is very important. Another thing which helps keep my sanity is baby wearing. Baby…

Baked Pav Bhaji Buns!

Hot Cross Buns! Hot Cross Buns! I love the melody and my spiced pav bhaji buns remind me of this! Hot, spicy, cheesy, crispy and soft goodness, all at the same time. Shouldn’t we reinvent these melodies the Indian way 🙂 , just a thought! I love pav bhaji and whenever I make bhaji at home,…

Chickpea Pancake Sandwich Stack

I love a perfectly grilled masala sandwich! It’s the ultimate food when you want a quick bite. It’s perfectly spiced with a sandwich masala powder, bread grilled to perfection, crispy and moist at the same time, layered with vegetable slices, potatoes, cottage cheese and layers and layers of that wonderful mint chutney. You don’t need…

Indian Misal Bunny Chow

My memories of my decade long stint at Mumbai is made up of my first job, my first rented apartment, first room mates, my marriage, my baby’s birth and many more firsts but the highlight has been the food especially street food! I still can’t forget the road trip with my best friends and the…

Watermelon Pizza

Come summer and the craving for fresh, cold watermelon never ends! I can never get bored of watermelon! I am constantly looking for newer ways of serving the “Queen of summer fruit” (I just made that up! But don’t you agree?)! Watermelon with chat masala or some rock salt, watermelon juice, watermelon slushie! You name…

Shepherd’s Pie Surprise Bites

A hearty, warm, comfort food which is a meal on it’s own. Humble Shepherd’s pie is traditionally made with red meat and is topped with mashed potatoes and baked to perfection. It’s a complete meal and is very filling. I made a vegetarian version with black chickpeas, vegetables and made them bite sized.    …

Spicy Sweet Smoky Baked Cauliflower

Who would have thought that the humble cauliflower would become so famous and would become a staple of sorts in kitchens across globe. It’s almost like a huge cauliflower wave has swept the world! Well, avocado wave is next! If you don’t like cauliflower yet, then start with this recipe! It’s smoky, sweet, hot, spicy,…

Tofu Caprese Bites

A nice kitchen garden has been a dream ever since I started writing recipes actively. I finally have a flourishing basil plant which I love watering early in the morning. My new plant and some tofu in the fridge gave me the idea of putting together a simple Caprese Salad. I love the fact that…

Quick Nachos

Nachos is the new “popcorn” in movie theaters, house parties and even small gatherings. I love the part about Nachos but what I don’t like is the cheese dip accompaniment or the sweet, full of preservatives, salsa-like (can’t call that Salsa, won’t call that Salsa) sauce. I love nachos only because it is the best…