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Spiced Mango Pancakes….


K loves mangoes…. Just the way I love crabs.. :D. You give him a couple of mangoes & I won’t feel his presence around.. He gets lost in his own world.. We suddenly have loads of Mangoes at home.. Thanks to a friends farmhouse & K’s cousin who brought us some from a friends orchard.… Continue reading Spiced Mango Pancakes….

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Ambuli/Raw Mango Pachhodi or rather an instant raw mango pickle…


All that I can remember when I eat this is secretly stashing my lunch-bag packed for school with some raw mangoes that fell from our Mango tree during the season. We had two lovely, huge Mango trees at home. “HAD” Sad but true, one very close to the gate & it fell one nasty stormy… Continue reading Ambuli/Raw Mango Pachhodi or rather an instant raw mango pickle…

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LemonChilli Pasta with courgette…..


This is the simplest pasta that I fixed for lunch today… Super quick & the best part about it is that you can have it hot or cold.. the way you want it… that’s because there is no sauce as such.. I was bored or preparing white/tomato sauce for the pasta… So just a wee… Continue reading LemonChilli Pasta with courgette…..

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Russian Salad…


I feel guilty everyday for not being around & posting a new recipe for you… Sigh… something comes up every time I plan on posting something new.. I had mentioned in my previous post about the cooking contest I have on Keli Paan. This is the recipe from Suman Menezes who was the winner of… Continue reading Russian Salad…

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Madgane – one of the quintessential Konkani Payasam/sweet-dish….


First things first, for all those who don’t know what Payasam is… let me explain.. It is a thick or a little runny sweet dish prepared in the Southern states of India; an integral part of a South Indian meal. It is traditionally served after a meal, on the banana leaf & is scooped out with… Continue reading Madgane – one of the quintessential Konkani Payasam/sweet-dish….

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Yogurt Filled Strawberry Pots!


I read though Health.com for healthy tips.. While I was browsing through the website last evening.. I noticed this recipe to enjoy Strawberry’s.. I had strawberries in the fridge as it’s the season now.. ! Been feasting on them from the time the season was on.. ! 😀 I should say we ate the best… Continue reading Yogurt Filled Strawberry Pots!

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Messy Black forest fruits fresh cream cake


Watching Russel Peters live.. was indeed an experience.. was so much fun.. we were about 10 of us who went in a group to watch the show.. This was my first time watching a live stand up comedy show.. It was brilliant.. had loads of fun.. Man! that man can really talk straight for 1.5… Continue reading Messy Black forest fruits fresh cream cake

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Banana Cranberry Muffins….


Today is an Indian festival called Ugadi in most South Indian states & Gudi Padwa in the state of Maharashtra. The word Ugadi is derived from Sanskrit & refers to the beginning of a new age, in other words it’s the New Year according to the Hindu Calendar & there is no fixed date that… Continue reading Banana Cranberry Muffins….

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Banana Pancakes


Oh before I start, a friend of mine had an extra memory card that I could use.. 🙂 I’m so thrilled. There was a delay with the delivery, for the card that I ordered.. I’m still waiting for the new card to be delivered.. meanwhile.. I have one to use.. 😀 You may say another… Continue reading Banana Pancakes

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Pineapple & Blueberry Yogurt Smoothie


A sad thing happened this morning. I was done clicking pics for this recipe & while I was transferring the pics to my laptop… boom.. my memory card just gave up.. luckily I had 3-4 photos which managed to get copied on to my hard disk. 😉 But the sad part now is till my… Continue reading Pineapple & Blueberry Yogurt Smoothie