Vegetable Enchiladas

Vegetable Enchiladas

WE LOVE MEXICAN CUISINE! When hunger strikes, nothing tops a big plate of tasty Mexican food served alongside a basket of warm tortilla chips and salsa. But anyone who tries to watch their weight and track calories knows that Mexican restaurants can be a dietary disaster and if you trying to adapt to healthy diet, [...]

Lima Bean Curry (Vaal or Butter Bean Curry)

Lima Bean Curry (Vaal or Butter Bean Curry)

January certainly flew faster than expected! We had traveled to India for two weeks, during Uttarayan (Makar Sankranti aka Kite festival). We spent majority of our time in Ahmedabad, which is one of the largest cities in India and it is the first UNESCO world heritage city of the country. Ahmedabad is famous for its [...]

Shakshuka with a twist

Shakshuka with a twist

When I am hungry but there is lack of time, the first thing that comes to mind is are eggs!. Fried. Hard-boiled. Poached. Scrambled. It doesn't really matter. Whichever way is in sync with the timing and rhythm of the circumstances. They are the best quick, yummy, low carb options when it comes to healthy [...]

Tomato rasam

Tomato rasam

This is my all-time favorite Tomato Rasam. Rasam is a delicate thin flavored broth or soup from the South Indian cuisine that is tamarind based, has freshly ground spices, some dal or lentils and curry leaves. Rasams are very much alike the shorba that can be consumed as an appetizer or can be sipped throughout [...]