Zesty Hummus

The best hummus ever! This recipe is just what you need to make the most creamy and smooth hummus with just the right amount of spices. Enjoy with pita bread or tortilla chips!

I am really making an effort to eat better these days. My workouts have been so messed up off late and that along with my eating habits is not doing me any good. But since this is the new year, I am trying to eat healthier and exercise regularly. I struggle most when it comes to snacking. Seriously when I am hungry in...

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Gobi Paratha

A healthy, nutritious and filling breakfast – Gobi paratha is a popular flatbread from India stuffed with spicy cauliflower filling. It’s enjoyed with yogurt, pickle and some chai on the side. It’s also great to pack for lunches.

I have told you guys about my lunchbox story before isn’t it? All through my school life, my mom sent me parathas for my lunch every single day. Okay maybe not every single day but 90% of the time. I really used to be jealous of all the other kids who...

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Avocado Mushroom Crostini

Toasted bread topped with mashed avocado, mushrooms and feta cheese! This Avocado Mushroom Crostini is full of flavors and comes together quickly! Great appetizer for game day or just about any party!

I have recently come to this conclusion – that how happy I feel is directly proportional to the amount of sunshine we get! I am not kidding, I have been feeling not too great this entire week and yesterday the sun was out, it was so nice and bright and I was chirpy and happy...

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Gatte Ki Sabzi

An traditional dish from the state of Rajasthan – chickpea flour dumplings are boiled and then simmered in a yogurt based tangy curry. Gatte ki sabzi tastes great with roti or plain rice! A great alternative for those days when you have no veggies in your refrigerator.

I love sharing traditional Indian recipes on my blog. In fact I would like to share more of these since this is the kind of food I make and eat every day but as much as I would...

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Spinach Zucchini Lasagna Rolls

All the flavors of spinach lasagna in a healthier, gluten-free form! These spinach zucchini lasagna rolls are easy to whip and taste delicious. You wouldn’t even realize you are eating zucchini!

As you might have noticed, I am posting little healthy recipes on the blog these days. Well this was bound to happen because there was just so much sugar and butter during december that it feels good to take a break for a while. I know this phase isn’t going to last long [hello...

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Sweet & Spicy Tomato Chutney

Sweet & spicy tomato chutney is the perfect accompaniment to Indian meals. You will love it with paratha or your sandwiches!

India is often called the land of chutneys and pickles. Whatever you can think of, from lemons to onion to tomatoes to cauliflower to carrots and everything in between – we can make a chutney or pickle out of it.

Indian meals are often incomplete without a...

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Mango Smoothie Bowl

This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almond Breeze Almondmilk.

Kick start your day with this delicious and healthy Mango Smoothie Bowl topped with raisins, berries, shredded coconut and sliced almonds! It is also vegan.

I am really making an effort to eat better these days. I hogged on so much during the holidays, like I can’t even begin to describe. When you are in India, everyone wants to invite you over for dinner or meet for...

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Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

With the weather getting so cold, it’s time for some hot chocolate! This Peppermint White Hot Chocolate has an intense white chocolate flavor with a touch of peppermint. Served with whipped cream and crushed candy canes, this is the perfect drink for the holidays!

I know I am late! You guys must be thinking why am I still posting a peppermint recipe when we are done with Christmas. Well, this recipe of Peppermint White Hot Chocolate was supposed...

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Vegetarian Potato Cakes with Cranberry Orange Chutney

This post is sponsored by the US Potato Board. As always, all opinions expressed are my own.

This holiday season ditch the same old traditional potato recipes and try these Vegetarian Potato Cakes. Served with Cranberry Orange Chutney they make a delightful appetizer for Holiday entertaining!

Last few days of my trip remaining and I have mixed emotions about it. I am really sad leaving my friends and...

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Candy Cane Puppy Chow

It takes only 10 minutes to make this candy cane puppy chow and it’s perfect for Holiday entertaining!

Christmas is this Friday! Eeeks, how did that happen? I just keep telling myself everyday that 2015 is almost over, it’s really hard to believe! This year went by in a blink of an eye. I still remember that we thought of buying a house in February this year and then next 3 month were completely crazy with the whole house hunting thing. And then the next months just...

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Eggless Kaju Pista Cookies (Cashew Pistachio Cookies)

These Kaju Pista Cookies are hugely popular in India. They are eggless and made with pistachios, cashews and flavored with cardamom powder. They are so good with a cup of chai and also perfect for giving as gift!

I am sure everyone must be so busy with their holiday shopping right now. Doesn’t it get a little crazy during this time of the year? I actually don’t like going to malls during the holidays, first of all parking is a huge problem and even if you are lucky enough to find a spot, the lines at all...

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Vegan Sun-Dried Tomato Spinach Pasta

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Easy to make Vegan Sun-Dried Tomato Spinach Pasta is a one pot meal which gets ready in 30 minutes. Great for those days when you want something quick for dinner!

Happy Friday! Yes Fridays are always so happy and for me...

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