November 15, 2016

Quinoa salad with kale and peppers


Quinoa salad can be made ahead and stored in the refrigerator for up to 5 days. It can be served cold or warm.

November 11, 2016

Science cookies!


Fun, science themed cookies from Padmaja Prasad!

Festive cake pops!


Beautiful, shiny and festive cakepops by cousin Padmaja!

Gulab Jamoon Cheesecake

Here is a fusion recipe of Indian desert and cheesecake. My cousin, Padmaja made this for her Diwali party this year!

October 29, 2016

October 5, 2016

What kind of oven should I buy? Comparing oven types

I get asked this question a lot, from readers in India and Nepal. I hope this article can help you determine what fits your lifestyle.

September 30, 2016

Shrimp in wonton baskets

Here is a scrumptious appetizer/crowd pleaser made by my good friend Hema, a foodie, and an awesome cook!

September 21, 2016

Lunchbox: Quinoa and veggie stirfry


Veggies sautéed with cooked quinoa and finally tossed with spinach. On the side, colorful roasted peppers and zucchini seasoned with salt and pepper!