Makana Masala (Roasted Savory Lotus Seeds)

Makana Masala  (Roasted Savory Lotus Seeds)

I was introduced to Makhana couple years ago when I was visiting my moms place in philly and since then I was hooked! Over the years, I have attempted to make makhana using various different toppings and seasonings. I am going to share few with you starting with this one. This snack recipe is quick, [...]

Breakfast toast for kids

Breakfast toast for kids

For all the moms out there, I feel your pain when it comes to all the morning struggles! There is no way around it- weekday mornings are jam packed busy. From getting dressed and brushing teeth to packing lunches and backpacks, there is never enough time to do it all. Despite the rush, with a [...]

Gobi Paratha (Cauliflower Stuffed Flatbread)

Gobi Paratha (Cauliflower Stuffed Flatbread)

Who says that a healthy breakfast has to only be a bowl of processed cereal!! Believe it or not, most of the people skip breakfast, which is the important meal of the day. Every morning, I make sure that my family eats the most enriching breakfast that is possible for me to make prior going [...]

Instant Mixed Lentil Dosa (No Rice or Fermentation Required)

Instant Mixed Lentil Dosa (No Rice or Fermentation Required)

Dosa is an Indian version of Crepe and quite famous street food in India. I have not come across a single Indian who doesn’t like Dosas. The traditional recipe is quite lengthy and requires fermentation, which means you have to prepare this ahead of time and let the batter rise. With hectic lifestyle and work [...]

Cheesy Garlic Crescent Rolls

Cheesy Garlic Crescent Rolls

Garlic, Cilantro and Brie, Oh My! That’s certainly what you will be singing once you bite into one of these cheesy goodies, that’s for sure! This holiday, skip the butter and rolls and add a bite of flair to what we all love so much: bread! Can you guys believe that Thanksgiving is in two [...]

Spicy Black Bean Vegetarian Pizza

Spicy Black Bean Vegetarian Pizza

I am fairly confident in the kitchen and pretty sure my cooked food is enjoyed and loved by many. The funny thing is, though – especially because I am a food blogger, I will often worry when someone else is actually making my recipes. When I am talking to someone and they say “I am [...]

Cheesy Garlic Pesto Pull-Apart Bread

Cheesy Garlic Pesto Pull-Apart Bread

I have full on confession to make. I think I have eaten almost half of this loaf of pull apart bread all by myself. LOL! Bread-Cheese-Pesto-Butter-Garlic. <-Five out of the six best things known to man all stuffed inside on recipe. The last one is chocolate, in case you are wondering!! When it comes to [...]