Raj Thandhi

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Turkey Manchurian: Recreating a Favourite

Turkey Manchurian? No it’s not a ‘thing’ but I made it one. Here’s the story behind the recipe … Food memories are powerful. I think it has to do with the fact that they combine all your senses – tastes,…

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Cricut Maker Machine: First Impressions

If you follow me on Instagram Stories, you might have seen me gushing like an excited 6 year old on Christmas morning about my new Cricut Maker a couple of weeks ago. You guys, I can’t remember the last time…

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My Secret Trick for Finding the Time to Read

How do you find the time to read so much? This is a question I get a lot from female friends – especially mothers. The truth is, I haven’t really ‘found’ time – I’ve just tricked my brain into reading…

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Found! The Best Drugstore Foundation

After years of switching up my foundation, and trying almost every option in the drugstore, I’ve finally found the best drugstore foundation. There have been a few others that I’ve loved and used, but Maybelline Fit Me! is the one…

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What to Put in Your Masala Dabba

What to put in your masala dabba? This is actually a question I get asked all the time, (most often when I cook live on insta stories). Honestly, there is no hard an fast rule or guide for what ‘must’…

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My Favourite Drug Store Finds for Dry Skin

  My skin tends to lean towards the dry side all year, and as soon as the weather turns in the fall it get’s worse! No matter how much water I drink it starts to feel dry and parched, so…

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Tari Wala Turkey (Turkey Curry) – Updating a Family Favourite

This spicy, fragrant Tari Wala Turkey is a twist on a classic recipe my mom used to make when I was a kid. Every few Sundays, or any time we had special guests coming for dinner my mom would make…

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Eschelle’s Wedding: The Perfect Day

Last month one of my favourite people and kindest friends Eschelle had her fairy tale wedding. It wasn’t huge (the guest list was around 50), nothing was too extravagant – it really couldn’t be, we put it all together on…

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The Caliph’s House & In Arabian Nights: {17 & 18 of 52}

An unexpected by product of this reading challenge is, I’ve been introduced to my story telling soul mate. Tahir Shah doesn’t know that we are story mates yet, but we are. I have no idea how I landed on the…

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