Handvo Recipe | How to Make Gujarati Handvo

Handvo is a traditional Gujarati dish prepared with handva flour (rice and lentil mix) and veggies. It is a delicious savory cake, and a great way to sneak vegetables into your diet. Making handvo can be a bit overwhelming for beginners, and trust me it was for me too. I will share my best tips…

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Tomato Rice Recipe | Tomato Rice

Tomato rice is a delicious concoction of beautiful spicy and herby flavors. This rice recipe is origins in the South of India from the state of Tamil Nadu. This is my mother-in-law’s recipe and it is lip-smacking delicious. And today, I am going to share this recipe in detail with you guys! If you are…

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Aam Panna Recipe | Keri no Panno

Aam Panna or as we say it in Gujarati Keri no Panno is a refreshing green mango and mint cooler. My mom always used to have the aam panna concentrate stored in the refrigerator. She used to makes this panna as soon as we got back home after playing. It is always food that makes…

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AND IN THE MIDDLE OF MY CHAOS THERE WAS YOU

Just because someone carries it well doesn’t mean it isn’t heavy – Unknown {Trigger Alert} I did not finish our birth story. I don’t know perhaps when will I ever have the courage to hit publish. But, it is important for me to document this memory. It is still very vivid, so it is better…

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Gujarati Zucchini Muthia Recipe | Step by Step Zucchini Muthia

Zucchini Muthia recipe is a very popular dish from Gujarat. Almost every family in Gujarat has their own recipe to make muthia. We Gujaratis can eat Muthias for any meal of the day. We love them so much. Packed with delicious savory spicy flavors, these zucchini muthias definitely wilh be your favorite! I have vivid…

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My Sweet Little Wildflower – Inaaya, This is us and our Birth Story

It is hard to see rainbows when there has been an endless amount of rain. This is us. This is our birth story. It has taken a lot of courage in me to write this. Thank you to my love, my husband, for encouraging me to write our birth story. Inaaya, my darling I cannot…

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We are having a baby!!! She is Almost Here!!!

I am out of words, for how I feel. My chest is heavier than ever before, my mind is almost trying to imagine how tomorrow is going to be like and my heart is racing. Racing with the whirl wind of emotions I am experiencing today. The excitement to meet her, the anxiety to keep…

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Dates & Figs Nuts Burfi | Dates & Figs Nuts Energy Balls | Khajur Anjeer Burfi

I am finally preparing some postpartum snacks with mom, before Baby V is here. These very delicious Khajur Anjeer Burfi’s are perfect concoction of all the nuts to give me energy and help me recover post delivery. It is super easy to make because all you have to do is pulse all the dry fruits…

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Beetroot Rice Recipe| South Indian Style Beetroot Rice

Beetroot Pulao is a simple deliciously flavored rice with beetroots, coconut, peanuts, curry leaves, and poppy seeds. This rice is easy to make, very kid friendly and so hearty. Growing up, I was that kid who loved beetroots. More than the taste, it was the beautiful color that always lured me into eating them. I…

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Instant Thandai Recipe | Vegan Thandai Recipe Option

The temperatures are soaring higher and higher. Every summers we would visit Shreenathji, a city in Rajasthan, India. I have very fond memories of going to the shreenathji temple and then, enjoying thandai and delicious yams there. It is a beautiful concoction of almonds, cashews, pistanchios, fennel seeds, poppy seeds, lots of cardamom, rose, hint…

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