lemon pickle (oorukai)

Lemon Pickle (Oorukkai)

Pickles are a crucial part of the Indian cuisine. In fact, pickles would be Indians what cheese is to the French or what pesto…

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Rasmalai – simply divine!

Special moments are always commemorated with something sweet (mithai). Birthdays, success in exams, graduations, engagements, weddings, births, festivals – there is always something to…

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A life much yearned for!

The last couple of months have been fairly busy with work, family holidays and religious trips – but I couldn't let July slip by…

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Oreo Owls & A Birthday!

I’ve had my eye on these cute little cupcakes for a long time now and was needing an opportunity to break out the baking…

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Karpooravalli Bajji

The Karpooravalli plant (Plectranthus amboinicus) is a common sight in many Indian gardens. It is a fast growing perennial plant and has a subtle…

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On my way home…

  Sometimes, a picture says everything. This is my view on the way home from work everyday – makes all the stresses of the…