Ambat Bhath

Centuries ago, Sourashtrians migrated from the Sourashtra region in Gujarat to the southern states. There are many historic reasons quoted for their migration. Since then their language and culture has transformed.  When they settled down in south, they adapted the southern style cooking into their daily lives.  Food we eat today are pretty much same …

Lemonade Recipe

What comes to your mind first when you think about Summer. I get reminded of those long summer break, watermelons, cantaloupes, mangoes and lots and lots of heat. Today I get to enjoy everything that belongs to this season but the “Summer Break” (deep breath and rewind…….) As soon as we finish our last exam, …

Recipes

Cook for Yourself Roundup and Winner Announcement

Do you want to know who won the $25 Gift Certificate to shop at Trupti’s Fashion Deals for Less? The wait is over, The Winner of the ‘Cook for Yourself’ event is Deepti of DipsKitchen. Congratulations Deepti. I hope you can pamper yourself this holiday season with those wonderful Jewelleries. Enjoy Buddy!! (Picture Courtesy:Multiple sites on Internet) If you are interested …

Hot n Sweet Pineapple Rice

My cousin’s wedding was celebrated very grandly with an extravagant feast. I had Pineapple Rice for the first time in her wedding. When I tasted it I couldn’t really find out what I was eating though the taste was very familiar to me. It was very different but it tasted awesome. I took my uncle’s …

DIY

South Beach Diet – Phase 1 Menu plan

Sigh, didn’t know how last 2 weeks passed. I have successfully completed the Phase 1 on South Beach Diet  without any deviations. Yay! I am able to curb my cravings and eat healthy now. But then the first three days were really exhausting. I was feeling really weak, so I was losing my temper often. Initially I thought I …