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Kids in the Kitchen: Dr Shyamala Vishnumohan

Kids in the Kitchen: Dr Shyamala Vishnumohan

Today my guest in the Kids in the Kitchen series (where we meet parents and children who bond, have fun and make life long memories in their kitchens) is Dr Shyamala Vishnumohan or Shy as everyone likes to call her. She is a food scientist, a registered nutritionist, a nutrition consultant for the food industry and an ambassador for […]

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Mix, chill and roll; that is how we snack!

Mix, chill and roll; that is how we snack!

“Don’t eat that or you will spoil your appetite”. Raise your hands if you grew up listening to this or find yourself saying the same to your little ones. I am talking about those times when the children are hungry and dinner is still a few hours away. Snacks; I struggle with them the most. […]

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Eat Up! Your day depends on a great start.

Eat Up! Your day depends on a great start.

What happens when you put 250 children, loads of healthy ingredients, passionate teachers, enthusiastic volunteers and tons of energy into one room. Magic! Magic was what we created this Monday at the Indian High School. It was our third year there and I can’t tell you how happy I was to be back amidst all […]

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Celebrating Food Revolution Year Long: Salmon and Pesto Dressed Vegetables

Celebrating Food Revolution Year Long: Salmon and Pesto Dressed Vegetables

Hey Everyone! Thank you joining my little chefling and me in celebrating Food Revolution all year long. (If you are joining us now: The big day is over (a full recap and links to all the albums HERE) and like we promised each other we are going to keep this revolution alive 365 days and create a healthier and happier world! […]

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Giving the brown bag “sandwich” school lunch a makeover.

Giving the brown bag “sandwich” school lunch a makeover.

  A lot of children who were away on a mid term break resumed school today. There will be a spring break soon for many and as I type others are getting ready for their end of year break. After any break getting up at five in the morning and preparing lunch boxes that are healthy, […]

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Celebrating Food Revolution Year Long: Lamb & Chickpea Curry

Celebrating Food Revolution Year Long: Lamb & Chickpea Curry

Hey Everyone! Thank you joining my little chefling and me in celebrating Food Revolution all year long. (If you are joining us now: The big day is over (a full recap and links to all the albums HERE) and like we promised each other we are going to keep this revolution alive 365 days and create a healthier and happier world! […]

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Celebrating Food Revolution Year Long: Minestrone Soup

Celebrating Food Revolution Year Long: Minestrone Soup

Hey Everyone! Thank you joining my little chefling and me in celebrating Food Revolution all year long. (If you are joining us now: The big day is over (a full recap and links to all the albums HERE) and like we promised each other we are going to keep this revolution alive 365 days and create a healthier and happier world! […]

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A to Z of 2016.

A to Z of 2016.

Today is the last day of 2016 and I want to take some time to pause and reflect on the last twelve months here at Orange Kitchens. A lot has happened over the last 365 days; opportunities and readers that I am grateful for, experiences and people that I have learnt from, ideas and experiments that […]

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Of beautiful produce and galettes.

Of beautiful produce and galettes.

Such a lovely time of the year, the weather is simply gorgeous which means you can indulge, holidays are on which means you can be relaxed in the kitchen and finally the market is bursting with such lovely produce that is too hard to ignore. And this galette is exactly that and more. Buttery dough, […]

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Food Revolution 2016: The Year That Was.

Food Revolution 2016: The Year That Was.

With less than six days for the year 2017 to begin, today I am reminiscing about some of the many beautiful memories we made here at Food Revolution UAE. Food Revolution Day 2016. We cooked with over 250 children across Dubai, connected with more than 300 parents, 4 young chefs spent their weekend inspiring other children […]

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