Chai Spiced and Glazed Braided Bread

Crisp outside yet super soft and fluffy inside with ginger, cardamom and a sticky chai glaze. A bread that is feast for eyes and tastebuds! First, I would like to share some exiting news with y’all or make that two – My Cranberry Coconut Smoothie Bowl has been published in Elle.es, a leading Latin fashion magazine and my Spice […]

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Orange-Walnut Cake

A simple yet scrumptious orange-scented cake made very easily in a food processor. Delicious plain or with coffee. I hate this time of the year! Rain…cold….shorter days…so depressing. Adding to the misery is the produce section, no fruits whatsoever. All I see is citrus (but gorgeous ones though), apples and pears. I certainly spot berries […]

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Apple Pancake Cups

Pretty, fun pancakes baked in muffin cups with apple roses. Simple yet elegant for Valentines’ day or Mother’s day. Simple… Cute… Fun… easy… elegant… adorable…. Want to impress that special someone with an elegant breakfast? But, don’t like slaving over a hot stove? These cups are just the cutest thing ever. Whip up your favorite […]

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Shrimp Breakfast Burrito

Quick and easy burrito with cheesy scrambled eggs, spicy shrimp, store-bought salsa and creamy avocado. Delicious any time of the day! Happy Friday folks! Kauai was not only a stunning island but also home to the sweetest shrimp that I have ever tasted. They are raised in pristine salt water with no use of antibiotics […]

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Spicy, Cheesy, Easy Shakshuka with Gnocchi and Avocados

The title says it all! Quick and easy weeknight dinner with store bought gnocchi and jarred tomato sauce. Eggs are poached in a spicy tomato sauce with two kinds of cheese melted into it along with pillow soft gnocchi and topped with avocado. You might just find yourself making this every week:) Look what is […]

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Acorn Squash-Cardamom Muffins

Quick and easy muffins just got a little healthier with the addition of acorn squash, whole wheat flour, walnuts, greek yogurt and then flavored with fragrant cardamom. Sure to become your new go-to-muffin recipe. I’m so excited to share my most favorite muffin recipe with you’ll! Breakfasts are usually some kind of cereal or toast […]

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Dairy-Free Cranberry Milk

A dairy-free and seasonal twist to the classic strawberry milk. Hey folks……you’ll ready for some sweet, tart, refreshing and healthy milk. Just one thing, there is no real milk! Actually the inspiration for this post came from my trip to our local grocery store with my baby last week. I was at the dairy section […]

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Cranberry-Coconut Smoothie Bowl

Tart, sweet, creamy and nutty smoothie made with fresh or frozen cranberries, coconut milk, coconut water, banana, almonds and honey, served in a fresh coconut! Hey folks… you’ll enjoying the long weekend? Yesterday (Jan 14) was the Indian harvest festival, Pongal or Shankranthi. Rice, lentils, sugarcanes are harvested during the month of January and given […]

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Apple-Banana Fritters

  Delectable banana-sesame fritters with over ripe bananas and sweet apples. Perfect for a snack anytime!   Happy 2017 peeps!!!! Glad to be back after a long break or is it eternity in blogging world? I have a great excuse or may be two – My blog found a new home (WordPress to Amazon) and I […]

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Pecan Praline Crusted Avocado Buttermilk Pancakes

Light and tender buttermilk pancakes with mashed avocado and a light, crisp pecan praline crust. You will never go back to plain pancakes again! Light!!! Fluffy!!! Tender!!! Healthy!!! Crisp top!!! This is the pancake of your dreams folks! Pancakes are generally a big hit in every home. Can there be even one person out there […]

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