My FRIENDS Themed Bday Bash…

Yes, its been over 3 months since my last post, and I must say I have been really really busy. first it was my Post graduation exams, then some whitewash at home followed by some guests… Phewww.. I had to take a break!! I have finally coaxed myself into writing this post. I have several…

Himachal Pakwan Utsav (Food Festival)

Hey there..There have not been any posts recently cause I have been busy with my Exams! But, here is one.. Its no recipe but just something I really wanted to share! Being the foodie that I am I went for the food festival going on these days in my hometown i.e. Shimla! Its the 150th…

Guava Smoothie

Summers are here! Nothing beats the hot summer afternoons like a glass of chilled Smoothie! Smoothies can be modified to suit any tastes, dietary preferences or the availability of fruits. They incredibly versatile! I personally love the Guava smoothie served at a local restaurant. Once I had a craving for that smoothie but felt too lazy to…

No Cook Strawberry Pudding

Whenever you are on a diet, those are the times when you crave your chocolate bar and bag of chips the most! As for a foodie like me, diet control means some serious sacrifices. But then, there are times when I just want to dig a spoon into something luscious and sweet. It was then…

Receiving the Liebster Award

Yeahhy… I am super excited!! Guys.. I have just been nominated for the Liebster Award.    What is the Liebster Award, you ask?I had done some research earlier on when I had seen this award on some blogs that I follow.   Bloggers give this award to appreciate the work of other bloggers who are…

Chocolate Mint Squares

I came across this really cute quote.. “CHOCOLATE DOESN’T ASK SILLY QUESTIONS, CHOCOLATE UNDERSTANDS!” Its so true, a grumpy mood can be lightened up by a single piece of Chocolate! Chocolate is everybody’s favourite. While people may have different likes within chocolate, some like the bitter-sweet dark chocolate, some like the creamy milk chocolate, and some…

Vegetable Roll-ups

“Variety is the Spice of Life” Rightly so, its important to keep adding variety to your meals to ensure there is no boredom and this variety in food keeps your palate forever young! I find that Bread Dough is one of the most versatile ingredient that any cook has. One can fold and bend and…

Healthy Baking, Oil Substitutes

At one point or the other most of us do battle with weight gain, (At least I have, infact still am)!  When you look for ways to shed those extra kilos you will most certainly not find your favourite cakes and cookies making the cut in your weight loss diets. This in itself is very…

Double shaded Chocolate Cupcakes

These are my very favourite chocolate cupcakes that I told you guys about some time back. The frosting is also the same, a Dark chocolate whipped Ganache. But this time I added some White Chocolate Ganache to the mix as well! They look super super cute! There is nothing new here, just that I wanted…

Kashmiri Kahwa Tea

Kashmiri Kahwa is an aromatic tea infused with subtle flavours of whole spices. Its delicate on your palate and perfect for the times when you crave some warmth and yet don’t want all the heaviness of a classic milk tea or coffee! Your cup of Kahwa does not only come with great flavour, but it…

Saboodana Khichidi / Savoury Tapioca

Tapioca or as we call it in India “Saboodana”, are small white pearls, when cooked they become extremely sticky and absolutely translucent! They are obtained from the Cassava plant, and are gluten free. Tapioca is used as binding agents, as they are very starchy! It takes the form of a pudding which is called Saboodan Kheer,…

2 ingredient chocolate cake… Ready in 2 minutes!

Craving chocolate? Want an instant fix for chocolate? Nothing answers this better than a great chocolate cake! But you want it now!! I have a simple fix for you. My fabulous 2 ingredient cake! All you need is some self raising flour and some good quality chocolate sauce(fat-free will not do). Thats it..nothing else! Sounds…

How to make Self Raising Flour at Home?

Many a times , when you go through baking recipes on the net or in cookbooks, they call for use of self raising flour. One should not panic! Its a fairly basic DIY that every at home baker must know! This particular recipe for self raising flour was taken from Nigella Lawson’s website. Ingredients 2…

Healthy Eggless, Flourless, Oatmeal-Banana Choco chip cookies

Seriously?? Yes seriously! These cookies are eggless & flourless!They sound too good to be true! I had seen a lot of banana-oatmeal cookies on Pinterest, but it was last night that I came across this wonderful recipe on Laura’s blog, and they looked amazing! I used the exact same proportions as mentioned in the recipe…