Persian Inspired Jewelled Rice From the Pantry

A few weeks back I shared my plans to go on a 4 week pantry cleanse, and did a horrible job of posting updates – shocking! I’m happy to report that although I didn’t stick to the rigid grocery shopping…

5 Fusion Recipes You Have to Try

I love entertaining and hosting dinner parties, and my favourite part is planning the menu – everything except dessert that is. Don’t get me wrong, I love to eat desserts as much as the next gal, but I’ve never been…

Mini Cupcakes for Rakhri

Rakhri is a pretty low key festival at our house. The kids do their Rakhri exchange, have some sweets, and then go on with the rest of their day. I do try to encourage them to make each other cards,…

Who Does Food & Flavour Belong To?

It’s been two weeks since I’ve been back from Sacramento, where I attended the International Food Bloggers Conference, and I’ve been struggling with some new thoughts on food, flavours, and authenticity.  Over the last five years food has played such…

Blueberry Jam Filled Idli

Happy BC Day! I absolutely love my home province and wouldn’t want to live anywhere else in the world, so I’m excited to share a BC Blueberries inspired recipe today. (Ironically, I’m sitting in a hotel room looking out at…

Rooh Afza Sundae {Eid Eats 2016}

I’ve never been one to turn down an invite to a party that involves food – even a virtual one, so I’ve created another fun and easy dessert for Asiyah, Sarah, and Henna’s Eid Eats link-up! After last year’s gulab…

Sweet and Spicy Peanut Butter Chutney

There are probably only three or four items in our pantry that get used every single day without fail, and Kraft Peanut Butter is one of them. Mr. T and the kids are obsessed with pb & j sandwiches. They could easily…

Stir Fry Aloo Gobi with Peanut Butter Sauce

Every home cook has a few recipes that they know by heart. Recipes that you can turn to in a pinch, and whip up on a busy evening. For me aloo gobi (potato cauliflower) sabzi is one of those. Other than chopping…

Hot Chocolate Chai Makes the Holidays Delicious

Christmas and chocolate go together for me like, Shahrukh and Kajol in a Bollywood movie; the perfect match. When the holiday music hits my local radio station, my urge to buy chocolate goes into full swing. There’s many types of chocolate I…