Thandai

Refreshing Indian drink, Thandai is made with nuts, saffron, rose water, fennel seeds, cardamom, peppercorns! 

This homemade version is so much better than the Thandi you get in stores. 

Holi, the festival of colors will be here soon and I am getting homesick as usual. I do miss home all the time but it’s during festivals that I get terribly homesick.

No matter how much you try, these festivals can never feel the way they feel back home. While I can’t do much about it, I try to feel festive by cooking all the special things that mom would make around this...

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Golden Milk (Masala Haldi Doodh)

Turmeric’s anti-inflammatory and healing properties makes this Golden Milk aka Haldi Doodh, an ideal drink to have when you are under the weather or just when you feel like having a comforting drink!

PS: Happy Holidays & Merry Christmas everyone! I am taking a break from blog for the holidays and will see you guys in January! Have a wonderful time!

India has a very rich culture and so much has been said about it over the years. Of late, I have started realizing that the things which we took for granted in India have suddenly become a rage in the western world.

Like yoga, like...

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Cucumber Lemonade

Hot days call for homemade lemonade! Cool off with this refreshing Cucumber Lemonade this summer!

This week has been really hot here, no I am not complaining about it, in fact I am glad it happened!

Past few weeks were rather not as hot as they should have been in July but now it finally feels like summer – my fan and air-conditioner is on, I am wearing shorts and flip flops and making this homemade cucumber lemonade!

In short, making the most of summer while it lasts. I like making lemonade at home for various reasons. First and most important for...

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