Virgin Blackberry Ginger Mojito

Virgin Blackberry Ginger Mojito – a refreshing drink to enjoy this summer!

If you have been following my blog for a while, you would know that I don’t really drink alcohol. I have nothing against it or those who drink it, it’s just that I could never bring myself to like/enjoy it’s taste.

So I guess that’s about it and my husband is exactly the same. We both also don’t enjoy the sugar laden soda and...

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Instant Pot Spinach Dal + Video

Instant Pot Spinach Dal – comforting spinach dal made in the instant pot. Enjoy it with boiled rice! Vegan & gluten-free.

If you love all the Instant Pot vegetarian/vegan recipes that I share on the blog, please join me on this Facebook Group – Instant Pot Vegetarian Recipes. The group would feature vegetarian instant pot recipes from all around the web!

It finally feels like spring here. No it’s not...

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Hummus Roti Rolls with Beans, Corn & Avocado

Wholesome Hummus Roti Rolls filled with black beans, sweet corn and avocado. You need only 10 minutes to make these!

Cooking healthy for kids can get challenging. Let’s face it, kids are fussy eaters (most of them!) and get bored easily. When I was a kid mom often packed roti or paratha in my lunch box because these flatbreads were filling and wholesome and so the perfect fit for my lunch box. And while I was not a fussy eater at all, I know most kids are not like...

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Instant Pot Thai Peanut Tofu Pineapple Curry

The next recipe in the Instant Pot series – Thai Peanut Tofu Pineapple Curry. The recipe is vegan and all made in the instant pot!

If you love all the Instant Pot vegetarian/vegan recipes that I share on the blog, please join me on this Facebook Group – Instant Pot Vegetarian Recipes. The group would share/feature vegetarian instant pot recipes and ideas from all around the web!

Raise your hands if...

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Indo Chinese Fried Rice

Indo Chinese Fried Rice – veggie fried rice tossed with carrot, peas, pepper, soy sauce and vinegar. A perfect accompaniment to your indo chinese meals!

So I  injured my knee again. I can’t tell you guys how frustrated I feel right now. I think my exercise routine is totally jinxed, the moment I start getting into a routine, something happens and then again I can’t get back on track for months! As it is I am finding it quite difficult to workout for months now. The reason is that I...

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Vegan Spring Pasta in Basil Lemon Sauce

Vegan Spring Pasta with asparagus, green peas and a creamy vegan basil lemon sauce. Quick and refreshing meal done in less than 30 minutes!

Does it feel like spring where you live? If yes, then you are lucky. For those who answered negative to that question, I share your pain. But irrespective of whether it feels like spring or not, the fact is that it is spring and that calls for...

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Best Vegan Pesto

Spring is here which means it’s time for fresh and light recipe and this vegan pesto sauce would just be the perfect addition to your spring dinner/lunch menu. It’s such a versatile sauce, you can add it to pasta, rice or spread it on your tortillas, sandwiches. There’s so much that you can do this with sauce!

Here’s my honest confession – I am a pesto addict and I think that vegan pesto is so much better than the regular pesto!...

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Instant Pot Aloo Saag

Instant Pot Aloo Saag – a spinach and potato curry made in the instant pot. Vegan, paleo & gluten-free.

Happy Thursday guys! Hope you all are having a wonderful week so far. I wanted you guys to know that I will be updating my blog only twice a week from now on. As you guys know, a lot has been going on in my personal life. I have been super busy making trips to India almost every month due to my mom’s health and so I have not been able to give my blog the time & focus that it...

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Kale Tomato Dal

Simple and lightly spiced Kale Tomato Dal is a mix of lentils cooked with tomatoes & kale. This simple dal tastes great with plain rice. It’s also vegan and gluten-free.

So Holi is done and I am literally stuffed. Indian festivals always revolve around food and each and every thing made on these days is either sweet or fried. There’s nothing else to eat! For the last 3 days, I have been eating gujiya and mathri like crazy. And then I had...

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Orzo Pasta Salad with Kale, Pomegranate & Orange Vinaigrette

I was compensated by Nielsen-Massey Vanillas for my time in developing this recipe and post. All opinions are my own.

Orzo Pasta Salad with Kale, Oranges, Pomegranate & Orange Vinaigrette – a refreshing and healthy salad!

It’s such a struggle to eat healthy, isn’t it? I will be the 1st one to admit that I struggle with it. I wish I was a planner who would plan meals for the week ahead and make sure that...

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Chipotle Chickpea & Sweet Potato Tacos

Vegan and gluten-free Chipotle Chickpea & Sweet Potato Tacos flavored with chipotle powder, cumin and smoked paprika and topped with a creamy avocado lime dip!

It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow and rather than sharing a dessert again I thought of sharing an easy dinner recipe with you guys. Honestly my blog has tons of valentine’s day desserts so if you are looking for that, just use the search box and you will see everything from lava cakes to pavlova to...

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Vegan Three Bean Curry

Easy and wholesome Three Bean Curry! Packed with nutrients, this curry is vegan, gluten-free and good for you!

Do you guys know it snowed like crazy here in Seattle last 2 days? I have never seen this kind of snow here, almost 8 inches! That might not be a lot for places that get a lot of snow usually but for a place like Seattle which hardly gets any snow, it was a lot! And as expected everything just shut down. Schools were closed, hubby couldn’t go to work and I had to...

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