Four Days To Diwali 2012

Countdown to Diwali 2012, FOUR DAYS to go, and yesterday started off with all of the best intentions in my mind-ingredients ready! I had planned to […]

Countdown To Diwali 2012

Countdown to Diwali 2012, it is that time of the year again, Hindu homes are buzzing in preparation for Diwali which is just FIVE days away. […]

Khati Meeti Aloo Chana

All over India, visitors and locals are greeted by the numerous street vendors selling the most delectable savoury snacks, sweets and the best chai. Whether you […]

Bran & Flax Seed Meal Muffins

After much thought and a dozen cancelled “Draft Posts” of this recipe, I have decided to post my recipe for “Bran & Flax-seed Meal Muffins”.  My […]

Kachoomer/Shredded Salad

My sons refer to this as an “Indian Salad” and they firmly believe that it cannot and should not be eaten with anything  other than a […]


Today (16 October 2012) sees Hindus all over the world, commencing the celebration of Navratri/Naurtha. The festival of Navratri or Naurtha (which literally means 9 nights) […]

Mattar Paneer

Yipee for me, I have actually managed to prepare a post for “Meatless Monday”. A few weeks I did a post on the Indian fried bread […]
Split Mung Beans

Split Mung Beans

Green mung beans, like the rest of its extended family of lentils and beans are filled with fibre and nutrition. The high fibre content of mung […]

Puri or Poori

Indian breads form an integral part of Indian Cuisine, andthe various types of breads and crepes reflect the diversity of Indian Culture, Indian Cuisine and their […]

Kheer (Indian Rice Pudding)

In my opinion Kheer has to be the greatest Rice Pudding in the world, it is a dessert that is available internationally and combines the cooking […]

Masala Puri

Masala Puri- another traditional Gujarati snack, these wonderful little morsels of flavour will satisfy a hunger pang any time of the day or night. They can […]

Raksha Bandhan

Hindus all over the world will be celebrating the festival of “RAKSHA BANDHAN” On the 2nd August 2012. This festival is always celebrated during the month […]