Tilapia fillets coated with parmesan and corn flake crumbs and baked till crispy; turned out to be a delicious meal… A couple of days ago, my Man graced the kitchen and made baked crusted haddock for dinner. I was totally impressed and I enjoyed it thoroughly,the fillets were perfectly crispy yet juicy inside. Since, I came home so hungry after work, I just...

  Beef, veggies and red lentil when cooked together makes a fantastic soup… I can only think of hearty soups these days. One or two bowls of soup makes me full and imparts the needed warmth too. I literally make soups out of anything, and making soups are my favorite and the easiest. If I’m making chicken or beef soup, I usually throw all the ingredients...

French toast made into waffles, now that makes a yummy breakfast or brunch… I am a French toast fanatic, and can have that almost everyday. On week days, I don’t have the time to make a fancy breakfast. So, during weekends, I insist that I make something different to pamper myself and my Man. Today, being a Saturday I got the craving for waffles. I was...

Broccoli thoran or stir fry, a perfect vegetarian side dish… Thoran (in Malayalam) is a vegetarian side dish that’s popular in Kerala cuisine. Literally, any kind of veggies can be used for making thoran. It is served as a side dish along with rice for lunch. In my parents house, thorans are served almost everyday for lunch along with veg and non-veg...

Chicken patties sandwiched between mini Naan breads, you get to enjoy chicken Naanwich… Making naanwich was absolutely not in my mind when I entered the Kitchen yesterday. My intention was to quick fix a meal without spending much time. That’s when I’ll be seen baking chicken patties so that I can serve them with salad or wrap them in tortilla...

Instant oats combined with mixed veggies and chick peas, an easy to make hearty soup to keep you warm and cozy… We didn’t have any snow in December, so we enjoyed a green Christmas and New year’s eve. I knew that something big was in store for us. As expected, last night it’s started to snow and it is continuing to snow even today. I love...

My complete menu and recipes to host an awesome dinner party; sharing my experience, tips and tricks… Last weekend, I’d hosted an awesome holiday party for my friends. This was the first time I’ve ever cooked for 10 to 12 people. It did involve a lot of planning, prep work and cooking. When I saw everyone enjoying my food especially the kids, I...

Chicken marinated in an aromatic green herb marinade, stir fried, combined with veggies and drizzled with an Asian dressing; flavorful Asian chicken salad that tastes delicious… A warm welcome to 2015! Let this year bring peace, prosperity, happiness and good health to everyone. My motto is to live the moment, not to hurt anyone and to appreciate all the...

  Wishing everyone a Happy New year! On every Dec 31st, I browse through all the recipes that I’d posted for that year and I cherish all the good memories that I’d in my kitchen. Even though, all the recipes are made and posted with so much enthusiasm, some recipes are very dear to me. Here are some of the recipes that was loved by me, my Man, my...

Puff Pastry with ground beef filling, perfectly crispy and crunchy appetizer or evening snack… Without a doubt, December is my favorite month. My mom, my sis, most of my cousins, aunts and I were born in December and this is the  month when everyday will be seen in holly jolly festive mood. Last week, I had a few days off from work and I thoroughly enjoyed...