Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookies

There is nothing I find more soothing & relaxing  than putting on my apron & head to the kitchen to bake a cookie or a cake or any fuss-free dessert. The excitement begins as I start mixing the ingredients to make a mixture of dreams! You create various shapes and sizes from the dough as desired and […]

The week that was….

    And some Apple – Oat Muffins   It was weekend again – the time of the week eagerly awaited for by so many! For me it was that time again – to have a flash back and evaluate the week gone by. Although not a frequent habit, pondering on the activities of the […]

Simple yet Exotic – Banana Muffins!

We have been bitten by the ‘muffin bug’….or ‘banana muffins’ in particular.      (Image updated on 24/8/16)    Since the first time we tried out this recipe we just can`t get enough of this soft & super yummy delights! What caught my interest when I first read the recipe was the fact that they had […]

Irish Soda Bread

It was one of the warmest afternoons last Sunday. One of those days when a sane person would decide to relax, sipping into some lemonade with the air conditioning humming at the background. But well, it was a different scene altogether at our home! Mom had just finished making a simple Goan Potato Curry  for […]

Different Shades & Roasted Vegetables

  Ever observed how different people react to one situation??     Take the weather for instance.The summer arrives and some start planning for picnics, barbeque, trip to the beach. Then there are some who sulk & complain that the weather`s too hot for them, that they just do not have the energy to go […]

Tarte aux Pommes – Apple Tart

  To be in tune with the warm and happy feeling ignited by the magical beauty of nature called for something warm for Sunday`s lunch. And the Apple tart was not far behind. Baking is ideal when the weather is cooler. For the kitchen, with the warmth from the oven is an ideal place to […]

The Cookie Story

      And some Homemade Coconut Cookies  Some wonderful and happy memories of childhood stay with us forever. Often when we look back on them as adults, they can bring a smile on our face and for a fleeting moment make us all forget the humdrums of our every day life. Passing by the […]

Eggless Cocoa Brownies

  …..WITH A VEGAN OPTION!!   As I sit and ponder what to cook today,  I hear a voice calling out for – Brownies!!Hmmmm…..why not..? There is something calming about relishing on these dark, chocolate temptation with drizzle of chocolate sauce and ice cream on the side        

Eggless Cocoa Brownies

  …..WITH A VEGAN OPTION!!   As I sit and ponder what to cook today,  I hear a voice calling out for – Brownies!!Hmmmm…..why not..? There is something calming about relishing on these dark, chocolate temptation with drizzle of chocolate sauce and ice cream on the side        

Corn Tartlets

      Having assumed that the  making of the Short Crust Pastry itself would take a lot of time ( and I was not even sure if the experiment would be a success mind you) I chose a simple filling. After browsing through pages & pages of savory tarts recipe, I finally came upon […]