Apple Sundried tomato Chutney

There is a sign for a new beginning. Chirping birds, vibrant daffodils, fragrance wafting from the recent bloom indicate that the spring has finally arrived. Rain has made these plants ready for another memorable journey. And At last the brutal and long winter has come to an end. Sigh. What a relief. I never thought …

Eggless Chocolate Cupcake

Wishing you all a very happy, prosperous and an extravagant New Year. Also a very happy Pongal / Sankranthi. It is 2 weeks since the New Year and it has been very promising for us. We finally moved into our new home after a small ceremony (Gruha Pravesam). It was really a challenging move as …

Carrot Halwa without Milk

Bill Gates is a genius. He is the one who gave us the System Restore Button in Windows. It forgives all our blunders and takes us back to the point before the catastrophe happened. So when he could do this why couldn’t we find a System Restore button for our life? At times we desire …

Zucchini Almond Bread

Cinderella is one of my favorite fairy tale character. She lives with her step mother and two step sisters. They neglect and treat her badly. One fine day prince throws a ball so that he can choose his better-half. Fairy God mother helps her to attend the ball when her step sisters leave her behind. …

Chocolate Granola

They say good things doesn’t last for long. It is so true with the fall colors. As the temperature drops, the trees start revealing their inner beauty. To welcome the festive season they clad in Red, Orange, Yellow and pink. It feels as though a colorful explosion has occurred all over the state which rejuvenates …

How to make paneer (low fat)

It is a myth that low calorie or fat free food is tasteless or lacks  soul in it. All you need is some patience to experiment with low calorie ingredients or simply follow a fool-proof recipe to create a lip-smacking dish.  I kick started my experiment with low or fat free ingredients after I went on …