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Baked eggs with ham and sundried tomatoes

Baked eggs with ham and sundried tomatoes

The difference between involvement and commitment is like ham and eggs.  The chicken is involved; the pig is committed.Martina Navratilova And I am not sure amongst the several things that I love to do (and fortunately for me my interests = work = happy me = sometimes disappearing from the blog, oops…sorry) which ones to get merely involved with and […]

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

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Merry Christmas and happy holidays

Merry Christmas and happy holidays

                                 Merry Christmas and happy holidays to you and yoursImage : here

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C is for Chinese Oranges

C is for Chinese Oranges

Definition of CHINESE ORANGE 1 : a kumquat (Fortunella japonica) having globular fruit 2 : a vivid yellowish pink to strong reddish orange that is very slightly redder than capucine red —called also Japanese yellow Yay! And finally after a long long wait ours just turned into these warm amber beauties. I got the plant many many months back […]

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On my wishlist

On my wishlist

When it comes to buying gadgets for the kitchen I have a tough time controlling my heart and my wallet. I am like a child in a candy store when I am left alone for hours at a store that houses kitchen appliances and the likes. Perhaps one day I will share my prized possessions…I may need many a […]

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Food.Don't waste it.

Food.Don’t waste it.

Wishing you a fun filled weekend. Read, Eat and be good. And always remember… Image : here

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Winters and a coffee liqueur loaf cake

Winters and a coffee liqueur loaf cake

My most favorite thing to do in winters is to sit in the balcony with a steaming hot cup of hot chocolate and monster size slices of a loaf cake. The hot chocolate NEEDS to be made with a chocolate with 70% cocoa content and no less and the best vanilla that you can lay your hands on. And the loaf needs […]

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Christmas cookies, anyone?

Christmas cookies, anyone?

The last day of November and guess what? Christmas is almost here 🙂 Rajee, shared this number and I can’t seem to get it out of my head. The weather is beautiful, there is a slight chill in the air…a perfect time to bake. Cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla, dark rum, bourbon:) Twinkling fairy lights, sparkling baubles and Christmas cookies. I […]

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Cupcakes and roses

Cupcakes and roses

Let me begin this post by thanking all of you for all the love and the encouragement and for meeting me here at Orange kitchens.Really, it feels great. And puts me in such a happy mood.You know what else puts me in really really happy mood? Cupcakes.Yes, I love cupcakes even if many in the culinary community feel that […]

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First steps

First steps

Hi! I am Prachi and this is my favorite quote 🙂 The place I like best in the world is my kitchen. Come to think of it any place/thing that is connected to food is my favorite. Glossy pages of a food magazine, the old and tattered diary with family recipes in mum’s handwriting, my […]

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