Are you getting enough Vitamin D?

  My life for the last six months has been a bumpy ride on the roller coaster. Two fractured ankles, weeks of physical therapy and an organized community event of 300 people later, I’m finally getting back to normal life.…

Barking Crab, Newport, RI

Stuffed lobsters

 After the sumptuous dose of luxury that we were drenched in at the Marble House, we headed out to feast on some seafood. Earlier, we had planned to amble at the Cliffwalk by the sea. We have treaded that route…

Marble House, Newport RI

Marble House Newport

  The imposing, magnificent mansions of Newport Beach are a sight to behold. Built in 1800s, most of them are a testament to the power of new money that symbolized the rise of United States of America and its new…

Kaleji paya rassa

kaleji paya

A big achivement this summer was that my younger one finally learned to ride a bike, much to his delight. He began learning to ride at 4. But he never managed to balance himself on a bicycle that had training…

Going Vegan from vegetarian

Butternut squash

We always have a hard time on Saturdays. reason being, it’s a vegetarian day. Belonging to the hardcore non-vegetarian foodies that I live with, thinking what to cook on vegetarian days freaks me out.Often times, I find myself planning way,…

Murg Kasoori methi

chicken great

  My dear blog, I have a confession to make. I have been disgracefully inattentive of you lately. I have neglected to keep you updated, I have not given you enough food content to keep you going. The numerous beautiful…

Petite Bites – Four Ingredients

Smoked salmon bites

Looking for a quick appetizer and want to impress as well? Go for some smoked salmon bites dressed with basil and goat cheese. I also experimented with Harissa as well as balsamic vinegar, but sons vetoed it. This weekend was…

Peppery Fried Calamari Rings

fried calamari rings

Munch chowmein at 4pm, take a swim at 11 pm, rise and shine at 11am …..that’s my idea of a dream vacation. We had this dream vacation only once, and that was in Washington DC, during a much earned break when all we…

Mango Mousse with Gulukand

close up

I promised a friend of mine that I would be posting the recipe of this particular mango mousse that I recently made. It’s a regular mousse recipe, but what makes it different from an everyday mango mousse is an ingredient…