Beginner’s Easy Avakaya Pachadi

I made avakaya you guys! I mean I was never a pickle or papad person and this summer, because I have the time and resources I did both. We had crazy winds one day last week and about 20 small raw mangoes fell from the trees and I was so sad. I have so far…

Kaddu ka kheer – without mawa or condensed milk

We grew bottle gourd this summer. This was the 5th or 6th one we harvested in less than 10 days and there is only so much bottle gourd two people can eat. I even put it in the dog’s food because it is good for them. We are at the farm for the lockdown and…

Instant no yeast, no oven pizza

We are in the middle of the Corona pandemic. It is day 18 of the lockdown. I have gone from being absolutely without an appetite to cooking like a maniac in 2 short weeks. I am also filming videos where possible and posting them on Instagram for others to follow and get some simple ideas…

I’m exhausted

For those of you who are still reading this blog….I have been very irregular. I have not cooked anything blog worthy for a long long time and when I do I am so exhausted that I cannot get to take pictures or write about it. I do post quite a lot to Instagram tho and…

Honey and apple loaf cake

I shared a picture of this cake on Instagram and a lot of comments came in asking for the recipe. This is a cake like most of my cake recipes – easy and fuss free. Using kitchen and pantry staples. It’s a super moist cake, and is mildly sweet. A good snack cake for chai…