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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Acorn Squash Waffles

Waffles with the addition of acorn squash makes your morning a touch more nutritious! Acorn squash is such a underused vegetable when compared to larger pumpkins and butternut squashes. It is sweet, nutritious and above all so easy to work with , ’cause of their size. It is great way to sneak in some nutrition […]

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Rasmalai Cake

One of the most delectable Indian desserts is all dressed up in the form of a layer cake! Spongy cake soaked with a saffron-cardamom milk, filled and topped with a creamy homemade ricotta cream. Rasmalai is a chilled dessert that consists of soft and fluffy paneer dumplings soaked in a thick milk syrup, flavored with […]

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Mini Pepperoni Spaghetti Pizzas

All time favorite Pizza but with spaghetti as the base. Perfect for kids of all ages! Which kid does not like pizza? Or an adult for that matter! Your leftover spaghetti from last night’s dinner is  transformed into a portable mini pizza that kids are gonna adore:) Toss cooled cooked spaghetti with egg, shape into […]

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Crunchy Sesame Breadsticks

Craving crispy, crunchy, salty, spicy? These flavorful breadsticks with the addition of black and white sesame seeds are a perfect snack! Homemade breadsticks are a fun project with kids! It’s very much like rolling out play dough. So, gather some little helpers and proceed! A super simple recipe if you don’t mind some rolling! Mix […]

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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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Bleeding Candle Cookies

Spooky dark chocolate shortbread cookie candles with bloody vanilla icing dripping down!! Happy Halloween everyone! Or is it too early? Not too early to think of Halloween goodies! These cookies might look complicated but not as hard as might think! The dough comes together with just one bowl and a wooden spatula. Stir butter, confectioners […]

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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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Indian Style Fried Chicken Sandwiches

Crunchy Southern Fried chicken topped with a cool spicy slaw served on a soft bun, with an Indian twist! Mmmm…. Crispy and crunchy fried chicken, cool and creamy slaw on a soft bun! How can anyone not love a fried chicken sandwich? Now, take that and add Indian flavors, it is comfort food gone n-fold!!! […]

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Whole-Wheat Walnut Shortbread Cookies

Buttery and crisp shortbread cookies made with walnuts and whole wheat flour pairs perfectly with a cup of coffee, tea or milk. I always seem to enjoy simple and not-so-sweet baked treats. These cookies fit the bill, just the right amount of sweetness, buttery, crisp, it’s fantastic plain or with coffee. This recipe includes an […]

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