Cranberry-Coconut Smoothie Bowl

Tart, sweet, creamy and nutty smoothie made with fresh or frozen cranberries, coconut milk, coconut water, banana, almonds and honey, served in a fresh coconut! Hey folks… you’ll enjoying the long weekend? Yesterday (Jan 14) was the Indian harvest festival, Pongal or Shankranthi. Rice, lentils, sugarcanes are harvested during the month of January and given […]

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Pecan Praline Crusted Avocado Buttermilk Pancakes

Light and tender buttermilk pancakes with mashed avocado and a light, crisp pecan praline crust. You will never go back to plain pancakes again! Light!!! Fluffy!!! Tender!!! Healthy!!! Crisp top!!! This is the pancake of your dreams folks! Pancakes are generally a big hit in every home. Can there be even one person out there […]

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Butter Chicken Inspired Roasted Tomato Soup

Creamy, spicy and easy roasted tomato soup with all the flavors of all time favorite butter chicken! Butter chicken needs no introduction! It is one of the most popular Indian dishes around the world. Cooked tandoori chicken is cubed and added to a creamy tomato based sauce and is eaten with naans piled high to […]

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Baked Chana Masala Burgers

All the flavors of a classic chana masala in the form of a portable burger and is not as spicy! Chana masala is a very popular curry from the northern part of India made with garbanzo beans and is traditionally served with flat breads such as rotis/puris/parathas/naans. Garbanzo beans are soaked overnight, pressure cooked and […]

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Sushi Mice

Not-so-spooky mice made out of sushi, a great addition for the Halloween gathering! Aren’t these guys adorable? Well, not everything has to be creepy and spooky for Halloween. We can have some fun critters wandering around. Both kids and adults are sure to gather around these cuties:) I always make sushi for kids with leftover […]

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Baked Avocado Chicken Meatballs in Barbecue sauce

Easy baked meatballs with ground chicken and avocado. Serve with barbecue sauce on the side or coat the meatballs with sauce and spear with toothpicks. CLICK HERE for a revised recipe that goes great with barbecue and marinara sauce. We all know that avocados are one of the super foods. My friend Helen Nichols from well-beingsecrets has a […]

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Baked Peaches with Oat-Pecan Streusel

Soft baked peaches topped with crispy streusel, served with creamy greek yogurt or vanilla ice cream. Makes for an easy breakfast, snack or dessert! While the kids are wandering around with phones to catch Pokemon and battle gyms, they return home (along with an army of friends) HUNGRY!! Summer vacation is all about 8 snacks […]

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Baked Beet Falafels

Most easiest and flavorful version of Falafels that you will ever make! No dipping sauces required. First things first… lets talk about these falafels. A far cry from the traditional kind, these bite size nuggets require a maximum of 30 seconds in the food processor (ok .. ok.. may be additional 1 or 2 minutes for peeling […]

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Oat Fries

A creative take from the usual mozzarella fries, fish fries, chicken fries and polenta fries! Heart healthy oats is more versatile than served in a bowl every morning. Oats is simply cooked with some stock, cooled in a pan, cut into sticks, breaded and fried. Great even in kids lunch box served with marinara sauce. Simply […]

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