Refreshing to the core… Ditch the canned and bottled juices and have freshly squeezed fruit juices, you can mix and match ; it will refresh you, quench your thirst and is healthy. This mocktail is one of my favorites- the ingredients are always available in my refrigerator. Freshly squeezed lime juice, orange juice, grated ginger and mint leaves- this combo...

Include bitter gourd in your diet to benefit from it, it’s packed with all amazing nutrients… Bitter gourd or bitter melon is the most bitter vegetable, a lot of dishes is made out of it and is a popular vegetable in India. Bitter gourd stir fry, bitter gourd fry and bitter gourd in yogurt/coconut are some of the popular South Indian dishes. Despite being...

Basmati Rice made in the Instant Pot, ready in 8 minutes with QPR after 10 minutes… While cooking in the Instant Pot, the most convenient part is that you don’t have to baby sit it. You just have to add the ingredients into the pot, set the time and pressure and just walk away. Once it’s done it will beep and you can either do a quick pressure release...

Potato and cauliflower pressure cooked in the Instant Pot, turned out delish… This is a delicious korma made with potatoes and cauliflower, seasoned with aromatic Indian spices and finally added coconut milk. Easy to make yet rich korma that can be served with rice or roti. Cooking Video   ...

Meet my new favorite dessert made with puffed lotus seeds, absolutely delish… This is the first time ever I’ve cooked with and have tasted puffed lotus seeds or phool makhana or fox nuts; I’ve fallen head over heels for this amazing seed. This is quite popular in North India, they are used in making curries, desserts and the roasted seasoned puffed...

Instant Pot one pot meal- Delicious Spaghetti and Meat balls… Literally anything can be made in the Instant Pot, forget about the oven to make the meat balls. You just have to pressure cook the meat balls in the Instant Pot and they will be done by the time you have the spaghetti and the sauce ready. This is yet another favorite one pot meal of mine and my...

Yet another easy breezy recipe made in the Instant Pot- Tandoori chicken and it’s healthy… If not for Instant Pot, in Winter I would have baked the tandoori chicken in the oven. In Summer, it’s all about outdoor grilling. In the Instant Pot, chicken is cooked in a few minutes and effortlessly. Chicken legs smeared with an aromatic spice mix are...

Delicious Cheesecake made in the Instant Pot Ultra, the best tasting cheesecake- rich and creamy… Making cheesecake in the Instant Pot had been on my must do list, finally I can strike that off. My first ever cheesecake made in the Instant Pot ultra and it’s the best tasting one. I like to flavor up my cheesecake, hence topped it with homemade strawberry...

Delicious waffles made with ground oats and all purpose flour… My man loves to have a heavy and delicious brunch on Saturdays and I try my best to make that happen. We both love waffles, who doesn’t??? This time, I added ground oats along with all purpose flour. Turned out great, served along with fresh fruits drizzled with honey.   ...

Enjoy the taste of French toast and pancakes together in this dish… Here is the story behind making this Killer breakfast for my Man. Yes, there is an extra step of turning the pancakes into French toast. Aren’t we all ready to show that extra love for our dearest ones??? This is one such recipe that was made for my love with love. Hopeful and Gleeful. On...