Curried Golden Lentil Soup

Of all the soups I've posted so far this month, this one is definitely kid #3's favorite. In fact, to be honest, no one else in the family even got to eat this soup today -- he scarfed it all. ALL. THE WHOLE THING....more

Food Adventures : Coriander

 image via Coriander ...more

Doonya or Don’t Ya? NYC’s New Bollywood Dance Studio

It’s time to get Swappy. Swappy equals sweaty and happy, according to the co-founders of Doonya.Doonya is a Bollywood-inspired dance workout developed by founders Priya and Kajal. It is trademarked, so you won’t find it anywhere else....more

Authentic Indian Recipes

Methi Mutton  ...more

Lemon Rice

Simple and flavourful peanut and lemon rice -a South Indian specialtyRice is the staple diet of South India and there are so many ways of making simple but flavourful rice pilaf .Many South Indian rice preparations are very quick and made by using left over rice.I love rice and often try different recipes to make quick and filling rice preparations....more

How to make Lachcha Paratha

Crispy, flaky and multi layered wheat flour Indian bread...more

Stir fried taro root /colocasia

Shallow fried mildly spiced colocasia /Taro root ...more

Mango Halwa

Indian dessert made with mango and semolina As the summers season have already started ,the fruit market is flooded with all types of juicy stone fruits.In India we have so many varieties of mangoes to enjoy during hot summer seasons. Mangos are used to make drinks, desserts, chutnies ,curries and pickles. I often make Sooji Halwa and in winter the popular Gajar halwa is made and in summers when bottle gourd is very easily and reasonably available then Lauki ka Halwa is made and relished ....more

Indian Style Grilled Corn

Simple Potato fry

 A simple potato dish with goes well as a side dish for rasam or sambar, or can be eaten as it is. My younger sons love eating it with a fork watching his favorite  cartoon Doremon  ...more