Jan 302013
Misal Pav

I often make pav bhaji for weekend snack/early dinner. When I was looking at other street foods from Maharashtra I stumbled upon the recipe for Misal Pav and I was sold just by its name. I had to try but since I didn’t have the white peas the original recipe called for, I substituted it with soybean (a healthier version). Misal in Marathi (the language spoken in Maharashtra, India) means “mixture” and often interchangeably used Want to know more about this recipe?

Jan 242013
Artichoke & Gruyere Pull Apart Bread

Just a weird combination for a pull apart bread, isn’t it? That’s what I thought too! But the experimenting bone in me wouldn’t budge and there was no turning back in trying it. I’m so so glad that I tried it and my kids gorged on it without a word and that says it all. Whenever I want to try something new, a peek in my pantry or my freezer would do the magic with Want to know more about this recipe?

Jan 212013
Cinnamon Swirl with Brown Sugar and Almonds

Whenever we go to the mall I tend to avoid the Cinnabon stall, not because they aren’t good but because I can’t control my temptations. But the rules of temptations and restraint doesn’t apply to my kids. They happily eat right in front of me while I try not to drool and turn my focus on anything other than them. To make things hard my kids ask if I want some by sticking it right Want to know more about this recipe?

Jan 132013
Garlic Bread from Scratch!

One of my favorite breads. One that can be made in a jiff if you have store-bought bread in your pantry. But if you don’t have store-bought bread, stop right there! you don’t have to rush to the stores right now. This recipe will show how to make your own bread and then slather that garlic butter and you are good to go. I never knew that home-made garlic bread can taste so so good. Want to know more about this recipe?

Jan 062013
Stuffed Bell Peppers with Broccoli and Quinoa

Wish you all a Very Happy New Year. I don’t want to start this New Year’s post with excuses of why I wasn’t active for the past two weeks or so…I was merrily vacationing with my husband’s family the first half of my vacation and with books that I thoroughly enjoyed the other half. Tomorrow the routine starts and I’m trying to switch off from my vacation booze and get my head straight with my Want to know more about this recipe?