I hate peas! Now you would think if I hate the ‘Peas’ so much, why bother to try any dish with them and moreover dedicate a post to them and start it off with a negative tone!?      Well for one, I was determined to find out what was so special & tasty in…

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      Every now and then, when the world sits just right, a gentle breath of heaven fills my soul with delight…   ~ Hazelmarie `Mattie` Elliot, A Breath of Heaven   Sometimes in life its the simpler acts, few happy minutes spent with loved ones, what you do for others rather than for…

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      With the mention of the word ‘dhaba‘ my thoughts immediately turn inwards as fond memories re-surface. The road trips along the countryside & highways where the lush green fields were engaged in a happy dance beneath the bright morning sun.   The song ‘Fields of Gold’ by Sting playing in the background…

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      With the mention of the word ‘dhaba‘ my thoughts immediately turn inwards as fond memories re-surface. The road trips along the countryside & highways where the lush green fields were engaged in a happy dance beneath the bright morning sun.   The song ‘Fields of Gold’ by Sting playing in the background…

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      ….with or without sunRise oranGe hued CARROTS or sOft chUnks of PANEER! The sun slowly rises once again filling the house with a warm light, the rays filtering in through the window and dissolves before reaching the floor. The leaves sparkle from the morning dew as the sun rays seep in between blanket…

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      ….with or without sunRise oranGe hued CARROTS or sOft chUnks of PANEER! The sun slowly rises once again filling the house with a warm light, the rays filtering in through the window and dissolves before reaching the floor. The leaves sparkle from the morning dew as the sun rays seep in between blanket…

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     Sweet & tangy curry served with rice..   Indian curries are made sometimes with the strangest or some unusual ingredients. A rich & sophisticated curry can be made from all dry fruits combined together or we have traditional South Indian curries made from peels of raw banana, watermelon skins. Mixed fruits like pineapple,…

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      “You`ve gotta dance like there`s nobody watching, Love like you`ll never be hurt, Sing like there`s nobody listening, And live like its heaven on earth.”   ~William W. Purkey     Often the simplest things give great pleasure.Walking barefoot on the sand admiring the sun set over the sea. Sitting by the…

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      Festivals, vacations and family gatherings call for memorable dinner parties. Dinner party planning include entertainment, music, decorations, venue et al. And one thing that is bound to take center stage is the dinner menu. Loads of pre-planning has already begun. Menu should of course be such that it can be prepared easily…

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      Festivals, vacations and family gatherings call for memorable dinner parties. Dinner party planning include entertainment, music, decorations, venue et al. And one thing that is bound to take center stage is the dinner menu. Loads of pre-planning has already begun. Menu should of course be such that it can be prepared easily…

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