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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Curried Tofu & Peanut with Roasted Garlic Rice

This post has been sponsored by Uncle Ben’s®. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

Curried Tofu with Peanuts and UNCLE BEN’S® Flavored Grains Brown Rice Medley with Roasted Garlic makes a wholesome and delicious meal.

What do you guys think gets neglected most in today’s busy life? I know health is one, I haven’t done a workout in the last 1 month and that’s so...

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Vegetarian Thai Red Curry + VIDEO

Vegetarian Thai Red Curry – spicy and flavorful thai red curry loaded with veggies. Easy dinner ready in 30 minutes!

Oh how I wish there were like 50 hours in a day because 24 are just not enough. My list of “things to do” is at an all time high and it looks like it’s never going to end. That’s what happens when you are away from home for more than 2 months! This weekend all we did was grocery shopping, oh so much of it! You guys know it’s so funny but I shop from at...

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Vegetarian Mexican Rice

Easy Vegetarian Mexican Rice – serve is as a side or as main dish with tacos, burritos & more. Vegan & gluten-free.

Also check out Instant Pot Mexican Rice!

The satisfaction that you get after gorging on your favorite food cannot be described in words, isn’t it? Just the day before I went out to eat my favorite chaat (Indian street food) and had plate full...

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No Bake Cranberry Almond Energy Bites

No Bake Cranberry Almond Energy Bites for those sweet cravings! Made with oats, peanut butter, coconut, cranberries and almond these energy bites are vegan!

New year and new week but I am totally drained out. Sometimes life puts you in spot which totally sucks out all your energy, physically and mentally. When I am stressed I eat a lot of junk and chocolate. I guess that’s what you call stress eating and I am a total victim of it. My brother has figured out that I have this...

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Quinoa Honey Nut Granola

Quinoa Honey Nut Granola with sea salt, pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries, walnuts and cashews. Makes a wonderful gift for friends and family!

I cook and bake so much for the blog and you may assume that I eat a fancy breakfast everyday, but the truth is that on most days my breakfast is simply some yogurt with granola. I want something quick in the morning and that’s why yogurt and granola often comes to my rescue. It’s not that I don’t cook a nice...

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Spicy Roasted Zucchini

Spicy Roasted Zucchini – an easy side dish for the whole family to enjoy!

It’s Thanksgiving week! Tell me what is on your menu? One thing I know for sure is that there’s going to be lots and lots of food. This weekend we went to Costco and I think we just chose a very wrong time to go there. We went there for regular grocery but oh my god, people were buying stuff like crazy. There were long queues at the checkout with the shopping carts literally overflowing. I can only imagine the amount...

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