Thandai – Holi Festival

Thandai – Holi Festival

March is the season of Holi, the festival of color, similar to the beautiful colors of spring. This is the Indian festival welcoming spring. In different regions of India, people perform different rituals. On the eve of Holi, typically at or after sunset, the holy pyre is lit, signifying Holika Dahan. This ritual symbolizes the [...]

Peppermint Bark

Peppermint Bark

We are week away from December, and nothing screams Christmas time more than peppermint bark, don’t you agree? This time of the year, pretty little packages and tins of peppermint bark can be found in just about every home store and grocery. Peppermint is one of those classic holiday flavors that adds the perfect touch [...]