Christmas Fruit Cake

Is it even Christmas without traditional rum and fruit cake? Since, at my place its usually only the kids how eat majority of the cake, I always make alcohol-free version. But this time, I decided to give original version a try and that was the best decision! Recipe I used was from allrecipes.com to I…

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…

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…

Almond and Jam Cookies

As much as I love homemade cookies, baking them is a hassle every time. There is no doubt that best of the results come with patience, being a mother of twin girls, I don’t have that privilege and patience in my pocket. I always search for an easy recipe with fewer ingredients and faster cooking…

Apple and Mixed Sprouts Salad

Here’s another amazingly delicious yet super easy salad recipe. This recipe is perfect balance of taste and nutrients as it consists of proteins (sprouts), fruit (apple), vegetables, greens, cheese and most importantly Flavor! INGREDIENTS: Apple (sliced ): 1 *apply lime juice immediately after cutting to save it from turning dark Mixed Sprouts: 1cup (I used…