Smoked Salmon Sandwich: English High Tea Series

A smoked salmon is one of the must have’s in any English high tea just like the cucumber sandwich. It’s one of the most popular one as well after the cucumber sandwich. It goes well with a cup of green tea or a lighter black tea. It can be also be a good savory partner…

How to cook quinoa: A super super food!!

Quinoa: originally a north American food, is now popular everywhere in the world for it health benefits. High in protein and fibre, quinoa is essentially a seed from spinach and amaranth family. It is also a great source of calcium and is easy to digest and gluten-free. Because of its neutral flavor, quinoa can be…

English Afternoon Tea Sandwiches :Strawberry and mint Sandwich

In my previous post of the series about Cucumber and Dill Sandwich, I already talked about my love for tea and food pairing. It’s something as interesting as pairing your wine with cheese. Like the delicate tea pairs well with lighter foods like snacks or appetizers and heavier tea pairs better with foods like desserts…

English Afternoon Tea Sandwiches: Cucumber and Dill Sandwich

I love to indulge myself in an elegant English tea or English Afternoon High tea, as it is more appropriately called. I think the reason I like afternoon tea so much is because I simply love tea (of almost all types, but my favorite are earl grey and french rose with vanilla!). But I also…

Nourishing Lemon,Sugar and Honey Body Scrub

This small bottle is a complete spa in itself!! Lemon essential oil in it helps evens skin tone and tightens pore which delays ageing. It is visibly good for matured skin as it helps in healing the skin with Shea butter and coconut oil. Sugar and sea salt are amazing exfoliating agents which removes dead…

Nourishing Lip Balm: Best thing your lips are ever going to touch!

Super nourishing and healing, this lip balm has a permanent room in my bag (and in my kids’ bag too!) I simply love this lip balm recipe; its very easy to make, doesn’t take too much time and it works amazing for my lips. Here’s the recipe for it: INGREDIENTS: Shea butter: 2gms Coconut oil/…

Watermelon and Feta Salad: A perfect Mediterranean treat

That’s the best use a watermelon can get! This is one of my favorite summer recipe. Very simple ingredients, no hassle and a super quick recipe which everyone loves! Whenever I get a watermelon in my house, a part of it eaten away by my daughters right away, some of it is used for making…

Strawberry and yogurt face pack and scrub

I don’t generally try every other thing on my face as I’m blessed with sensitive facial skin. That’s make choosing a facial scrub is a tough job for me. Anything which is little too coarse is too harsh for my face and since its a bit oily anything too gentle doesn’t give me the satisfaction….