Fig & Walnut Smoothie (Vegan)

Summer has been about meals that require least time in front of heat. And while I love cooking and baking; quick & healthy juices, shakes and smoothies are the perfect substitutes for a heavy breakfast/lunch. Not only do they provide the body with essential nutrients, are easy to digest and contribute to the water intake….

Aam Panna Recipe

An Indian Summer Cooler, Aam Panna or Kairi Panna is made from the pulp of raw mangoes, sugar and delicately spiced with cumin, cardamom & other spices. Summers in the north of India are harsh with mercury rising to 48+ degree Celsius in the month of June. To have relief from the scorching sun, various…

Shrikhand | Flavored Yogurt

With the mercury rising, a summer menu is much needed. Besides salads, sherbats, juices and smoothies, something for the sweet tooth had to be shared that gets prepared easily, without any heat and helps you cool off in the summer heat. Thus, I am here with a recipe ! A traditional Indian sweet made with…

Makhana Namkeen | Trail Mix Recipe

‘Oh ! How we love the crunch and munch of the finger licking snacks ?!’ But do you realize, Indian Namkeens and street snacks are mostly all deep fried and when it comes to managing weight, these could be a reason for the downfall for all diet plans. Been there, so I always go back…

Dal Payasam

Woke up early on a pleasant morning and the breezy weather called for something warm and comforting. So, I headed to the kitchen; shuffling through the boxes on the shelf to find my way to the good stuff. At last, I zeroed on the wholesome dish I wanted to enjoy. Dal Payasam – one of the…

Banana Oatmeal (Vegan Breakfast Bowls)

Starting the day with a bowl of oatmeal makes sure that I proceed my day with energy. Breakfast for me is vital; it makes or breaks my productivity, so I make sure to have a good one before starting off for the day. Oats are among the healthiest grains available to us. Not only are…

Winter Salad

Few weeks back, I asked on my Instagram stories what new recipes the audience wanted to learn. Amongst the inputs that I received, ‘Salads’ were something I had not explored much. I promised myself to make a beneficial recipe that is rich in nutrients, taste and comforting. Initially I had planned to make a quinoa…

Begun Bhaja – Eggplant/Aubergine Recipe

I love my veggies in the everyday meals but, there are days when you wish to bring something new to the table without much hassle. This time around I turned towards the eastern belt of the country and decided to add a Bengali twist to my everyday Punjabi meal. I have a version of fried…

Punjabi Rajma Masala

A popular comfort meal at punjabi homes is ‘Rajma Chawal’. Yes, we all love a plate of this soul satisfying dish when our moms cook it with spoonfuls of butter and love. Rajma or Kidney Beans, are a rich source of protein, fiber, manganese, phosphorus, Vitamin B6, Calcium, Iron & more. Including Kidney beans in…