Is there anything more delicious than Mussel fry? I doubt it. If I ever compete in mussel eating competition, it would be better for other contestants to back off… Not just mussels, almost all edible shellfishes are delicious and I am a die-hard fan of shellfishes. Growing up in Kerala, where fishes are the prime food, I had enjoyed almost all fishes and shellfishes...

Snowballs reminded me of kerala’s all time famous breakfast: Puttu. It’s white everywhere. For me, there is nothing more refreshing than waking up to the view of snow draped land. It had snowed continuously for the last 3 days and had the whitish Christmas as anticipated. Snow is one of the things which wakes up the kid in me and I join with the neighborhood...

Wishing all my dear readers and everyone out there Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. Have fun with your family and friends. Love, Thas ...

Nothing’s more inviting than the aroma of just-baked homemade goodies… For these holidays, if you are looking for something different to bake other than the usual cookies, then you have landed on the right blog post. I am sure you must have tasted or at least heard of chocolate whoopie pies and pumpkin whoopie pies. Now let’s think totally out of the...

Having lived in Chicago for more than 3 years I had the opportunity to explore Chicago as a local resident. Being a lively person, Chicago is definitely my type of city. When I started my stay in the city, it didn’t take much time for me to fall into the Chicago groove. I love everything about Chicago: starting from the downtown, the crowd, the architecture...

Imagine how much extra weight you can lose by following these 5 simple weight loss tips that compliment your work out. Replace soft drinks with water: Each soft drink(pop) is 150 empty calories. Replacing just one soft drink per day with water will result in losing 16 lbs per year. Easy on cheese: Avoid cheese as much as you can. At restaurants, order sandwiches...

Spruce up your salad by topping with chunks of Orange Chicken… Are you tired of eating the same salad over and over? Then you should consider adding this new twist I’ve given to my salad. Here is the most delicious way of eating salad, top your favorite veggies with Chicken cooked in a Spicy Tangy Orange Sauce. When I came across this recipe, I never...

Easily mistaken for Burrito, could be called as Indian Burrito, wheat crepes stuffed with stir fired chicken… As mush as dedication I have in blogging that much dedication my mom shows in giving out all the recipes she knows and tries in her kitchen to me. Nowadays, my mom and I talk mostly about food and cooking over the phone, and when it comes to sharing...

Soup which is rich in fibre from the Beans and the Cauliflower, makes it satisfying enough to be a main course.. There are so many reasons why I love soups, few reasons are: A bowl of steaming homemade soup is good enough to fill my stomach and I don’t have to do any extra cooking by making other sides to go with the soup. Also, I could throw any kinds of veggies...

Quick and delicious Peas Paneer or Mattar Paneer made in less than 15 minutes in the microwave… After a long day, when I don’t feel like spending too much time in my kitchen, easy breezy recipes come to rescue me. One such recipe that I’ve fallen for lately is Peas Paneer or Mattar paneer( in Hindi), which is a famous North Indian veggie dish, often...