Kada Prashad Recipe: Indian Dessert on a Budget

Please don’t let the name of today’s dish scare you away – I realize it’s pretty hard to say, but it’s delicious to eat! If you’ve ever visited a Gurudwara (Sikh temple) you may have had this sweet pudding made…

Instant Poha: Global Cuisine on a Budget

When it comes to family meal planning and the grocery budget I pretty much take charge in our house. Mr. T has many skills, but grocery shopping on a budget just isn’t one of them. Managing the meal plan also…

Malai Ladoo & Celebrating New Beginnings

{A sweet treat is a must for any holiday – my recipe for Malai Ladoo is below} Today is Ganesh Chathurti, one of my favourite holidays of the year (okay, let’s be honest they are all my favourites!) Ganesh Chaturthi…

How to Get Started With Indian Cooking

If you follow me on Instagram you might have noticed that I like to spend a lot of time in the kitchen, and most of my cooking experiments involve Indian recipes. It wasn’t always that way. I really only started…

Rooh Afza Lemonade with Mint {Bonus: Martini Recipe Too!}

As I grow older I’ve started to notice a very strange trend; foods I avoided as a child are becoming my favourites – comfort foods of sorts. I’m not sure if it’s because my palette has matured as an adult,…

Dum Aloo Biryani – Indian Potato and Rice Skillet {Gluten Free}

Dum Aloo Biryani is a brand new discovery for me. My mom never cooked biryani in our home and I didn’t have much experience outside of Punjabi food until recently, so biryani is almost exotic to me (sad I know),…

Cilantro Pesto Cubes: Dinner Hour Timesaver

Feeding my family fresh and healthy meals is very important to me, and I love to cook those meals from scratch. Unfortunately, the logistics of life and time management don’t always make that possible. One of my favourite tools for…

Masala Margarita – Cinco de Mayo Special!

In honour of Cinco de Mayo we are bringing you a special fusion drink today – the Masalarita. This is a masala margarita that Mr. T whipped up for me a few weeks ago after we pigged out on pani…

From the Bar: Infused Vodka

I’ve been married nearly 13 years and if I can share one tip with all of you; marry a man that mixes a mean Martini, and enjoys shaking one up for you. You might think I’m suggesting that you have…


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