It’s creamy, it has shrimp, it has cheese and it’s on a jalapeno, oooo it’s spicyyy and oh wait, it’s baked too… My obsession with jalapeno has started not so long ago, it’s only been an year now. When there is a hint of jalapeno in my dishes I will devour it happily, of course with few glasses of ice cold water. My favorite pizza...

A biryani made on a not-so-special-day which turned the day into a special one… Biryani and special occasions are inseparable, at least in my home. If there is any special occasion, you are guaranteed to get a plate of biryani from my kitchen. The aroma of the biryani spreads in such a way that forces anyone going through that way to pause and take a deep breath...

I tricked my brain and made a healthy breakfast from scratch this morning in less than 15 minutes… My hubby was surprised to see steaming hot breakfast made from scratch and beautifully served on the table. I’ve mentioned before that I always depend on cereal, whole grain bread, fruits or instant oats for breakfast. More than being lazy, my brain acts...

[Green Tea, Cherry Almond, Caramel latte, Rum Raisin] One of the best things that happened to me in Omaha is getting introduced to Ted and Wally’s award winning premium homemade ice cream… It didn’t take too long for us to meet the best ice cream in Omaha, in just few weeks after we moved to Omaha we bumped into Ted and Wally’s accidentally....

An annoying day turned into a delicious one… Yesterday dawned as a gloomy, lousy day for me. A day when I wished the sun had set the moment it had risen. Looked at the sky now and then through my window and eagerly waited for the  shades of darkness to spread the sky. It bloomed as a bad day and it ended in the same way too. After all the frustration, I was...

Make this Valentine’s day more personal, give a touch of love to everything, make it delightful and romantic… This V-day skip making a reservation to a restaurant, instead whip up a delightful  dinner in your kitchen in under 30 minutes. Oh ya, you heard me, Valentine’s day dinner in under 30 minutes which includes appetizer, main course, salad...

One batter, two veggies and you get to devour two crunchy deep fried appetizer… Onion rings and tempuras are my favorite deep fried appetizers. I had the best onion rings at Clementine’s restaurant located in downtown South haven, MI. We had been a frequent visitor to South Haven during summer and used to stop at this restaurant just to taste their homemade...

Salmon coated with breadcrumbs seasoned with fresh lemon zest and tangy dill, baked and ready to serve in minutes… Salmon is a fish that’s rich in omega-3 fats and widely available in the US. However, I am not a huge fan of salmon and so I end up buying other fishes from the fish market. My husband being a salmon fanatic, gets to eat this fish only at...

Refresh your meal with this deliciously light and crisp salad… Romaine hearts has been always close to my heart. I might consider eating a salad with the presence of these hearts loaded in them. And a bag of romaine hearts always come in handy for me, most of the time to decorate a dish and for platting purpose. None of them ever got wasted. I love the subtle...

“A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.” -Ingrid Bergman [poll id=”2″] My Valentine’s day recipes: Chocolate Pistachio Covered Strawberry Valentine’s Day French Toast ...