Cumin Cookies – Jeera Biscuits

Cumin cookies or jeera/zeera (hindi name for cumin) biscuits as we call them in India are ideal for tea time. Little sweet and little salty, I love to dip them in my chai, so yum! I have tried making these cookies before but...

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Fruit Tart With Shortbread Crust

    Fruit Tart is the easiest “fancy” dessert that you can make. I mean it looks so pretty, fancy and complicated as well but in reality it’s an easy dessert to put together. The best part is that you make...

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    Lemon Curd – How To Make Lemon Curd

      Lemon curd is like pastry cream that has a tangy flavor to it. Lemon curd is used as a filling in tarts, cakes, pies, scones etc. You can even apply it as a spread on bread or have it with yogurt. So yummy! It is...

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      Whole Wheat Blueberry Pancakes

        Pancakes are tasty but not always healthy. The ones we get to eat in restaurants are made from all purpose flour but you can make them healthier by making pancakes from whole wheat flour. I have grown to love the taste of whole wheat so...

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        Shortbread Cookies

          Shortbread cookies are traditionally made using only four basic ingredients: flour, sugar, butter and vanilla. These cookies have a very high fat content as they contain a lot of butter. So in case you are watching your weight, do...

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          Indian Republic Day Cookies

            I made these sugar cookies on occasion of India’s 64th Republic Day : )

            As a child, we would get ready early on 26th Jan and sit in front of the TV to watch the Republic...

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            Whole Wheat Veggie Buns – Masala Buns

              The best part about baking at home is that one can come up with healthier versions of things which aren’t that healthy when purchased from the market. For example the buns which we buy from the grocery store...

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              Kalakand

                Kalakand is yet another Indian sweet which is made using milk. It basically has only 2 ingredients – milk and sugar, everything else is optional. The good part about this sweet is that it’s easy to make, is tasty and not too...

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                Chocolate Cupcakes

                  I made these chocolate cupcakes a while ago and this post has been in the draft ever since. Due to some personal reasons, I haven’t been able to update my blog for a while now. So today I thought of finally publishing this post...

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                  Chocolate Pistachio Fudge

                    Don’t we all love chocolates with nuts? I for sure do! Chocolates with cashews, almonds, hazelnuts are my absolute favorite. Back in school, I used to love Cadbury’s Fruit & Nut chocolate, ahh the...

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