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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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HAPPEE BIRTHDAE SARA!!

HAPPEE BIRTHDAE SARA!!

My little girl LOVES to read. There are times when we have to remind her to blink, remind her to eat and remind her that there is school tomorrow so she needs to put away her books and those lights need to be switched off!! Early last year she discovered the world of Hogwarts and […]

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Frosted Cranberries Butter Cookies For Christmas

Frosted Cranberries Butter Cookies For Christmas

Each December, my little girl loves to have all of her friends over for a pre-Christmas party where she helps me plan and cook the entire spread. One of the many things we make is Christmas cookies. A must each year. Some for her friends to have at the party and some for them to […]

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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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Summer Vacations and Popsicles.

Summer Vacations and Popsicles.

When you pick up the newspaper in the morning and are informed by the weather department that the mercury is expected to rise by another 5 degrees; which means the temperature is likely to shoot up to a 48 degree plus by tomorrow and it is the first day of summer vacations what should all the little children do? […]

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Rainbow on my plate : Cooking with my little chefling

Rainbow on my plate : Cooking with my little chefling

My favorite quote in Sara’s room is : “Play with fairies. Ride a unicorn. Swim with mermaids. Chase Rainbows” This one quote on her wall has everything my little girl loves. But what she hearts the most is rainbows and has been drawing them ever since she could differentiate between different colours. “Rainbows make me happy”, she […]

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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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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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My little chefling turns six : The Little Mermaid.

My little chefling turns six : The Little Mermaid.

I clearly remember the day when my little chefling decided to come into our lives. Two weeks early. I called up DH in the middle of the night warning I would disown him if he didn’t make it in time for the birth of our little monkey (He was travelling that night).   That day […]

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Chocolate Fondue and Christmas.

Chocolate Fondue and Christmas.

‘Tis The Season to Be Jolly and that means my little chefling will have her friends over for an evening of fondue and Christmas card making. There will be Christmas carols in the background, sparkling fairy lights, the Christmas tree standing tall and proud with ornaments both store-bought and handmade, the warmth of the vanilla […]

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