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Midnight baked sweet potato fries… Here is the flashback: Last night I was sleeping to glory cuddled under the blanket, suddenly my hubby (who had slept all evening and was watching TV the entire night) patted me, which partly woke me up and I heard him whisper into my ears that he wanted baked sweet potato fries. For a while, I felt like I am dreaming, if...

Mmmmmmmmmmm….this is the sound I make after every bite of this heavenly dessert… It took me a while to get introduced to this dessert, after I found this we became inseparable. I have tasted this dessert in many restaurants, and I love CPK’s ( California Pizza Kitchen) the best so far. I often go there just to have a bite of this dessert. Every...

This herbal coffee is a great remedy for cold, headaches, sinus etc, will instantly open up your senses and makes you feel better…. If I have a cup of this homemade herbal coffee, I would shy away from any other branded coffee in the market. I have been feeling dizzy and inactive for the last couple of days, only one thing that is keeping me up and running...

I am still in the Eid celebration mood, before it fades away I wanted to blog about the big feast I had for Eid, and so here I am blogging, even after feeling exhausted. I am up for any kind of celebrations any time of the year. Before, when there was any celebrations, I would look forward for the special dishes my mom would make for us. Now, I would look forward...

Kaipola is a delicious sweet dish made with ripe plantain… Kaipola or steamed plantain cake is an authentic Malabar dish which is often served as an evening snack and also during Ramadan. Ripe plantain when shallow fried tastes delicious and will impart the needed sugar to this dish. It tastes rich and extremely yummy. Whenever I have plantains I am tempted...

Puff pastry with sweet coconut and egg filling, delicious… I never had the nerve to make puff pastries dough from scratch . So I always go with the easy way of getting it from the frozen isle of a food store. I love to have puff pastry almost every day, but when I look at the nutritional facts label on the box, the percentage of saturated fat it has freaks...

Yesterday, I slacked off on almost everything, I felt super lazy to even look at the kitchen, let alone cooking. This is not an unusual feeling for me, because as much as enthusiasm I show in cooking on certain days, that much slackness I show on certain other days. So last day was such a dull day for me. I don’t have to worry if the stove is not lit in my...

Easy to make oats cookies, tastes delicious and crunchy… I have been making a lot of fried snacks lately, and I really wanted to take a break from all the fried goodness. While thinking of baked snacks, I thought of the cookie one of my friends had shared with me. Even now I remember how my taste buds went crazy after taking the first bite of that cookie. With...

Meat cutlet is one of my all time favorite appetizers… I don’t need any special occasion to make this; it’s often served as an appetizer or as an entree for dinner. The cutlet mix can be made ahead of time and fried just before serving.  Hence, this is a time saver dish for any parties and is going to be everyone’s favorite. Cooking Chicken Cutlet...

When it comes to snacking, we all feel guilty. But what if we have some thing healthy and tasty? Chickpeas, a really good source of protein and fiber can be consumed almost everyday. If you are tired of making chickpeas in the way you always make it, here is a different way – bake them! Season the chickpeas and bake them. I couldn’t wait for the chickpeas...