Asian Noodle Bowl

    A Power Bowl punch for lunch is a great idea. Recently I’ve been trying out various “bowl recipes”, which is essentially real food in the easiest way: one simple bowl. The great thing about this recipe is that you only…

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Healthy Marshmallow Root Tea

Healthy Reasons You Should be Drinking Marshmallow Root Tea: Marshmallow Root Tea Soak, Boil, Steep and Sip –  the mantra for today’s tea drinkers. I am a tea fashionista; I simply adore it and can’t get enough. Honestly, I can…

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Effortless Vegan Chocolate Pie

When it comes to vegan cooking, it’s important to consider the vast array of delicious plant-based ingredients available to you instead of focusing on the few ingredients you can’t use. Vegan cooking offers endless possibilities for delicious recipes. One vegan…

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Green Beans

Spiced Up Fresh Green Beans

Green Beans Green Beans are an everyday staple in my household. We cook it almost once a week.  Green beans are also called Fansi Nu Shaak. Cooking Difficulty Level:  Easy Cooking Time: 20-25 Minutes Recipe Type: Vegan Ingredients: 2 Pounds Fresh…

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Khichdi: A Versatile Rice Dish

Khichdi Khichdi is a one skillet meal. It is one of the most popular comfort foods in India and even here in the US, khichadi is an ideal meal at any time. After a long trip or a hectic weekend, Khichdi is…

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Refreshing Lychee Ice Cream

Recipe by Guest Chef Tushar Summer is the season for ice cream. Last February, I toured New Zealand and I was surprised to find so many different flavors of ice cream. With so many choices available, I tried a new one every…

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Sabudana Na Vada

Sabudana Na Vada Sabudana is the Indian term for tapioca. Sabudana Na Vada is a dish traditionally eaten on days when a person is fasting from grains since it uses potatoes and rice flour instead of wheat flour. However, it…

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Papaya Salad

Papaya is easily available all over India and Thailand. One of my favourite salads is made with papaya. It is healthy, tasty, and adds an exotic flavour to any meal.  I’d like to share my version of the traditional Indian…

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Ridge Gourd (Loofah!) Chutney

Ridge Gourd Chutney No meal is complete without chutney. It is a must-have condiment tantalizing to the taste buds and packed with antioxidants and vitamins. Chutney tastes very good with meals or you can use it as a sandwich spread.…

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Falafel Sandwich

I love food so naturally, I love to dine at fancy restaurants.  There’s something so special about being served on white linen and I savour a fine cup of coffee with dessert.  But there is one exception to my usual…

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Upama Cream of Wheat

This is a tasty breakfast for every day because it is so fast to whip up. The people of Gujarat and Southern India love this dish so much that it is served as a staple daily. Cooking Preparation Time: 25 Minutes Serves: 4-5…

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3 Rules of A Clean Fridge

A clean and organized refrigerator is not only fresh and healthy, but it makes you a better homemaker. This is because when everything is stacked neatly, you’ll not only be able to find items easier, but you’ll find yourself more inspired. Try these…

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