Cheers to Happiness in 2013!

Green is Healthy... Avocado, anyone? ¯(ツ)/¯

“Magaj”… cake-like dessert… from chickpeas!

This isn't some crazy joke... I'm not kidding. Yesterday, the god with aplomb - Ganesh ji - arrived with pomp, song and dance, at many households. In my home, he doesn't arrive, he's just there! Seated in several spots... Ganesh in photo frame; as art d'objet; on a Majolica-style decorative plate; as an acrylic painting … Continue reading “Magaj”… cake-like dessert… from chickpeas!

Making Chevdo… Surti Style!

ચાલો ત્યારે, ઘણા દિવસ થયા, ઘર માં કંઈ નાસ્તો નથી. મૂવી જોતી વખતે કંઈ ચાવવા તો જોઈએ ને! અરે ઘેર બેઠા બેઠા આમ પણ ભૂખ ખુબ લાગે. હવે શિયાળો શરુ થશે ત્યારે કકડી ને ઠંડી તો લાગશે, અને સાથે સાથે કકડી ને ભૂખ પણ લાગશે. તમને થશે, તો જમવાનું નથી બનાવતા? પણ એવું છે ને, … Continue reading Making Chevdo… Surti Style!

You wanna cook, not cry. Wanna try Indian? It doesn’t have to be curry!

If you're not crazy about crushing garlic that sounds much like me... except that I am also allergic to it, as I am also to the ubiquitous onion... no, seriously (in case you find that incredible)! Besides, I'm vegetarian (though not a vegan), hence most meals for me end up being home-cooked. Nope, there's nobody … Continue reading You wanna cook, not cry. Wanna try Indian? It doesn’t have to be curry!