I know it has been a while since I have written here, but this morning seemed like a good time because what I have been reminded of recently was that I need to have faith in my senses and gifts when I am cooking. Cooking is all about having faith in one’s self and one’s abilities....more

Farmer's Market Recipes

I've officially become a Farmer's Market groupie. Granted, I have always thought the concept was great but honestly never took the time to go on a regular basis. However, this summer my local farmer's market has really boomed and I'm taking full advantage of all the summer produce. I'm packing along my reusable bag and busting down the opening gates like it's Black Friday! But I've run into a few snags along the way....more

How Choose, Store, Chop, and Cook Onions

Onions are a kitchen staple in the kitchen: Whether minced, diced, or sliced, they appear in almost every dish we cook. You can prepare them in all sorts of ways, and you can find them in almost every cuisine. Onions hold up well. They are often the first item on an ingredient list when starting to cook a recipe, and they're one of the vegetables that takes the most time to cook. ...more

Looking forward to meeting other mothers of sons at Blogher '15

I'm thrilled to be part of BlogHer '15. I can't wait to share my journey of teaching adult sons to cook with other moms. Hollace Friedman...more

Summer Chicken Salad & simple Shred method!

I adore Chicken Salad in the summer!  Something about sandwiches that just makes life simple....more

Nutella Braided Bread - Must Try Recipe

Nutella Braided Bread is soft, tasty and gorgeous looking, and one of the best bread recipes that I have tried.This is very easy to make and will be loved by all. A perfect bread for holidays....more

Potato Vindaloo

Vindaloo is hot and spicy curry very popular in Goa and in may parts of India.I have prepared this dish using potatoes....more

Cashew Coriander Rice

Cashew Coriander Rice is very simple and quick rice recipe prepared using cashews and cilantro. This is one of the best lunch-box recipe. You can use left over rice/basmathi rice/jasmine rice for this recipe. This rice can be served alone or with any of your favorite side dish....more

Quinoa and Kidney Beans Pilaf

Quinoa and Kidney Beans Pilaf  is delicious and flavorful pilaf recipe. Quinoa is gluten free and high in protein. Red kidney beans is good source of cholesterol-lowering fiber.This is very good option for vegetarians/vegans and for those who are diet conscious....more

Vegetarian Shahi Korma - Must Try recipe

Vegetarian Shahi Korma is simple and delicious dish where vegetables are cooked in spiced sauce in slow flame. This sauce is mainly made with yogurt, garlic, ginger, black peppercorns and different spices. I watch lot of food and travel shows which inspires me to cook different recipes.Shahi means ‘Royal’....more