Venthiya Keerai Kara Kuzhambu

How was your weekend. Ours disappeared in a jiffy. We were packing, in between did some India shopping for my in-laws and again did some packing so that we can move over the long weekend. Last 2 weeks were ridiculously suspense. We were keeping our fingers crossed for the mortgage approval. Atlast we got a …

Indian style Baked Chicken

“Nothing tastes as good as being thin feels.” How true is this. At least to me it makes lots of sense. Not to boast there were days when my friends said I physically resembled Actress Simran,  not pretty wise thou  But today, when I look at myself in the mirror I have grown 6 dress size which is …

Asparagus Usili

Does a Woman hate to shop for Clothes? I did. Every time I visited the store I had to look for a bigger size. I hated to try those pants that didn’t fit. I had to let go those cute dresses because they stopped looking good on me. Hope you understand the kind of frustration …

Cabbage Poriyal

Poor cabbage came to my sight when I opened the vegetable box in my refrigerator. I had picked it up from the farm that I visited during the Labor Day weekend. Though it was small in size, the whole cabbage was too much for both of us. I still have half cabbage left even after preparing …

Mexican Cucumber Cherry Salsa Recipe

Growing up in a multicultural suburban town, I was introduced to people from various parts of India and their food. However I hardly ate anything that was cooked outside my Mom’s kitchen. But occasionally we did get to taste food that were made by our neighbors and friends. Like the Rasagullas from Kolkata, Egg curry …