Cheese Sauce/ White sauce

Another in line with our sauce and dip series is: Cheese sauce or many of us call White sauce or Alfredo sauce. Its one of the quickest and easiest and by far without most delicious and versatile sauce which can be used in pasta, lasagna, dip, spread with bread, steak or chicken, baked vegetables etc…

Easy Marinara Sauce

Master this recipe and you’re already half way being a saucier (saute’ chef as they called it). I don’t claim to be a master yet but getting close with every trial. The recipe I’m sharing here is the one I came across longtime ago on internet. I’ve tried lots of variations, some of them were…

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…

6 Best Online Stores for finding an unusual gift

Gifting season is here again and it time we all start doing our research on internet to find the best gift for everyone be it within the family or that goes to friends and relatives. I always try to put in some extra effort in my gifts and have done lots of research in previous…

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…