Today's everyday poetry: of rice and beans

This story is not a poem. But the picture rhymes, don't you think?...more

Stuffed Green Chili fritters

 Monsoon have already started in many parts of India and the first thing which is enjoyed the most in this lovely weather is surely some fried snacks or roasted corn. There are numerous version of making pakodas or bajji but the hot mirchi pakoda /bajji /fritters  are liked by every one, those who can’t handle the fiery chilies can blanch them for a minute in hot water so it will become mild in taste....more

Breaded Eggplant Pizza's

Breaded Eggplant Pizza's ...more

Light and Healthy Spiced Eggplant Chips

There is a whole world out there when it comes to homemade veggie chips! So many flavor combinations and varieties. Sometimes I whip out my dehydrator, but often I just pick my vegetable, decide on the rub I want to dress with and throw them in the oven on a low temperature - it works pretty much the same way without the expensive equipment.I had a few eggplants in my refrigerator that I didn’t want to let go to waste... and then they were chips....more
MomNod Thanks! Eggplants make great chips because they take on other flavors so well. Can't wait ...more

9 Non-Lettuce Salads You'll Love for Summer

If there's one dish you can't go a day without during the warmer months, it's salad. The bright flavours, lightness and crunch make salads a natural choice for barbecues, picnics and al fresco dinners. ...more
This is so great! The lettuce is my least favorite part :) Can't wait to try these!more

Vegetarian Cheese Manicotti

Vegetarian Cheese Manicotti are large pasta tubes that are stuffed with the mixture of potato, spinach, mushroom and mozzarella cheese and then baked topped with cheese.I have used Manicotti from Barilla....more

Low Carb Vegan Tacos with Leek and Avocado

Our family LOVES tacos but the tortilla wraps are very high in carbs and fat. To avoid a family mutiny I served regular tacos and cheese to the family but made myself these lovely fresh and low carb tacos. They took no extra time to prepare but I did have to dirty another frying pan which in my opinion the extra clean up was well worth it....more

Fried Potato Spinach Momos/Dumplings

Fried Potato Spinach Momos is my variation to traditional momos recipe where I have used only the potato and spinach for the filling and deep fried the momos. This is one of the best recipe I have tried with momos. Simple, tasty and delicious....more

Portabello Banh Mi Sandwiches

PORTABELLO BÁNH MÌ SANDWICHESBánh mì picnic. Oh yes, yes I did....more