Pineapple Russam

Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, sweet, sour and peppery soup to welcome Fall!  Can be served hot or chilled!  Fall has officially begun! I am one of those people who is saddened to see summer end. I love the warm weather and the cool desserts. This week the transition to warm foods was made for me... Continue Reading →

Grilled Chutney Chicken and Veggies in Foil Pack

Easy recipe for a  succulent weeknight dinner on the grill. A meal that lets you relax as it cooks by itself and has minimal clean up! Friends, I could not wait to share this easy, finger licking good recipe with you. Can you believe that you put the marinated chicken and veggies in a foil pack on... Continue Reading →

Savory Collard Green Vadi

An easy and delectable way to eat nutritious collard greens! Collard greens are nutrition powerhouses with very few calories, so I wanted to find a way to enjoy them. This vadi mimics the alu vadi or patra made out of colacasia leaves. This scrumptious, low-fat, higher protein filling makes it a winner in my book!... Continue Reading →

Warm Lentil Salad with Mango Ginger Dressing

A true winter bliss salad! Warm curried lentils combined with veggies and a super healthy mango ginger and avocado dressing!   I bet so many of us have resolved to eat better or lose weight, starting today, January 1st! That is how my thoughts turned to salads. But for me, eating cold salads during the... Continue Reading →

Roasted Butternut Squash & Apple Bisque

A healthy, figure friendly bisque, so flavorful and velvety that you will not miss the cream! This elegant bisque, with its rich, natural color is a great addition to the holiday menu! Plus it is so light and flavorful that it will set the mood for that perfect dinner without weighing you down- calorie wise and... Continue Reading →

Roti Jala

A Malaysian inspired, gluten free, dosa/bread with coconut milk!   As you know, in Hindi, roti is bread and jala is net. No wonder then, that this Malaysian roti that looks so pretty, caught my eye. It is typically made of all-purpose flour or maida but I used a combination of besan, rice and urad... Continue Reading →

Family Chex Mix

This is not your average snack mix but a vibrant mix so bold and flavorful, that I bet you will never want to eat the ‘regular’ one ever again! And of course it is lighter than the ‘regular’ one 🙂 Do you have any holiday traditions of your own, that you have set? I happened... Continue Reading →

Massaged  Kale  Masala Chips

A sure way to get your family to enjoy kale, the super food!  Learn how these 6 simple ingredients that transform kale into irresistible chips! These masala kale chips are one those rare foods that are so tempting and are good for you. So, I indulged! Truth be told, I was not sure if I... Continue Reading →

Slow Cooker Chicken Curry with Yukon Gold Potatoes

Tender, 'falling off the bone chicken', in an aromatic coconut curry! Don’t you just love how the whole house fills with the aroma of the food cooked in a slow cooker? The convenience of a slow cooker and the deep flavors of the food cooked in it, make it a winner in my book! This... Continue Reading →

 4 Ingredients, 5 Minutes Microwave Plantain Chips  

These plantain chips are for the calorie conscious. Plantain chips have been my favorite for as long as I can remember and it is still very hard for me to resist a bag of plantain chips in the store. So imagine my joy when I discovered that my microwave plantain chips were 1/3 the calories of... Continue Reading →

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