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A Halloween Grazing Board For Children.

A Halloween Grazing Board For Children.

Our weekend was full of loads of mithai (for Durga Pooja and Dussehra) and loads of pre-planning for Diwali (that is not even 20 days away) but in between all these festivities, there is something that has my little girl all excited. Halloween is here, people! Sara loves Halloween and every year she looks forward to all […]

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Wishing You All A Dazzling And Delicious 2018.

Wishing You All A Dazzling And Delicious 2018.

A year full of flavours and spices, reading and writing, cookies and coffee, sparkles and happiness, crafting and cooking, picnics and travel, giving and kindness and treasuring all those ordinary and extraordinary moments. That’s how I want 2018 to be; every year to be. And a little extra; Dream, Dedicate, Discipline, Discover and Dazzle. That’s […]

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Root Vegetable Rice (Halloween Rice)

Roasted Butternut Squash and Root Vegetable Rice (Halloween Rice)

That day of the year when all of a sudden we seem to be surrounded by two very contrasting colours; orange and black. Orange representing warmth, celebrating life and the bounty of autumn and black representing cold and winter and darkness. Yes, its Halloween! My little girl who is currently obsessed with Harry Potter (which […]

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Happy & Healthy Halloween Treats For Children.

Happy & Healthy Halloween Treats For Children.

We have barely recovered from Diwali and Halloween is already here! Growing up, I did not observe Halloween. Sara, however is fortunate to be surrounded by friends from different parts of the world and together with her we have welcomed this ritual (like so many others that she is getting exposed to while growing up […]

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Counting our blessings.

Counting our blessings.

The holiday season is already upon us; our hearts are filled with love, delicious food gracing our tables and for a few fortunate ones, the cupboards are stacked with thoughtful presents gifted by the loved ones. However, it is so easy to get lost in the consumerism and chaos of it all. So, before we […]

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What the world eats: India

What the world eats: India

One of our food resolutions this year is to help Sara explore different cuisines of the world. Our kids are so lucky to be growing up in a world where food from other countries is easily accessible to them in whichever part of the globe they are in. A lot of them also have friends from different nationalities […]

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Being Grateful

Being Grateful

The New Year has just begun and I am so grateful for the year gone by. 2015 has been wonderful and I have much to thank for (more on that in the next post). The same holds true for my little chefling. She was surrounded by loved ones (I hope she will continue to value them […]

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Celebrating cultures and countries through cuisines.

Celebrating cultures and countries through cuisines.

I remember when we were kids, you had to either travel to experience food from different countries (which is ofcourse the best way to soak in both the culture and cuisine of any country) or the times when travelling wasn’t possible the only two cuisines you could try were Italian and Chinese where too we […]

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Summer Vacations and ice creams.

Summer Vacations and ice creams.

It is time to begin the most important countdown of the year. The countdown for summer vacations. July stands for summer vacations and vacations mean a lot of happy things for my little chefling. Grandparents, staying up late, multiple trips to the library, splashing around in the pool, making presents for everyone, meeting old friends, […]

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New Year Food Resolutions For Kids.

New Year Food Resolutions For Kids.

A very Happy New Year to all you lovely readers and your little ones.    Each year I set out some food resolutions for myself. I will be sharing how I fared last year and my resolutions for 2015 with you pretty soon. But before I do that I wanted to share some food resolutions […]

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