Crafty Cocktails: Grapefruit Margarita

Margaritas are my all time favorite drink and almost all tropical versions that I’ve tasted so far are amazing. It is also the most versatile drink as it can be blended with any fruit or flavor and results are almost always great! I’ve so far tried classic margarita, raspberry margarita, strawberry margarita, mango chili margarita…

Crafty Cocktails: Strawberry Margarita

Margaritas are my all time favorite drink and almost all tropical versions that I’ve tasted so far are amazing. It is also the most versatile drink as it can be blended with any fruit or flavor and results are almost always great! I’ve so far tried classic margarita, raspberry margarita, grapefruit margarita, mango chili margarita…

Crafty Cocktails: Classic Frozen Margarita

When I think of beach, first thing that comes to my mind is Margaritas, FROZEN MARGARITAS!!! Any beach holiday is margarita time for me. Its perfect blend of sweet and sour/ tangy and lots of ice and alcohol (of course!) I always wanted to master the recipe for frozen margaritas as its a bit tricky,…

Crafty Cocktails: Rosemary infused Mai Tai

Giving a classic cocktail an herbal twist, presenting: Rosemary infused Mai-Tai . Mai Tai is a rum based Polynesian styled cocktail, traditionally flavored with orange liqueur and lime juice. Giving it a slight twist, in this recipe, we use freshly squeezed orange juice (avoid using packed ones, preservatives and added flavors in packed juices spoil…

6 Handmade Gifts for all Occasions!

My favorite part of any festival is always exchange of gifts! I am one of those who like to put in time and effort in every gift as I strongly believe one’s gift tells a lot about the giver. Its not how much money you spend on a gift but how much effort and time…

8 Unsolved Mysteries of Marriage

11 years of marriage teaches you a lot and makes you teach the other person a lot too! You learn to evolve and grow with your partner and slowly discover life and each other. With each passing year you learn something about your darling spouse that you love (and also find out lots other things…

#flashbackfriday Marriage: under my lens

To start with, I dont wear lenses or spectacles, my vision is 6/6 !! But ironically you need more than just an “ophthalmologist approved” vision (mine is as mentioned above!) to understand this matrimonial phenomenon. To read my latest take on it, click here. Exactly 3 years back, when we were planning our 8th wedding…

Orange Cranberry Cookies

Christmas time comes early for us as my daughters can’t wait long to put up the tree. Tree is usually up by 1st week of November with which festive preparations start in home. And first step towards preparations is always: baking, be it cookies or cake. We try various flavors and combinations almond and jam,…

Chhola Biryani: Chickpea Biryani

Vegetarian version for all the biryani lovers!! If you too are a biryani lover like me, you would have surely tasted all possible options of it. Chhola biryani is one of my favorite version when it comes to vegetarian options. I’ve been making this amazing dish from a long time now and is always a…