Whole Wheat Carrot Cake with Garam Masala

PS: This post has been in the writing since Easter………Yes it has taken me that long! And it isn’t even a spectacular post! The long weekend of Easter was spent mostly in sloth. Even baths were taken only when I was threatened by the presence of people other than K. Wait….. that’s not true. We…

Eating Out ~ High on Highway, Spice Junxion, Taj Deccan

Highway food has always been something I looked forward to on road trips even as a child. There is something quite adventurous in finding a spot on a rustic Charpai (rope woven cot) and ordering basic (the menu’s in my childhood consisted of 8-10 items only) but lip smacking fare. Highway dhabas catered mostly to…

Multi Millet Thepla with Methi and Palak

That’s a mouthful, to say and to eat. I posted a picture of this on my instagram feed and I had a lot of friends asking for the recipe. To my mind, that was odd, because this was more of a ‘throw everything you have in the fridge together’ type of preparation. I’ve had this…

Make in your sleep Banana Bread

I posted a picture of this loaf on Instagram and said how ironic it was for someone who teaches baking, I barely bake for home. And when I do it is always the simplest of recipes that I end up making. Give me a fancy six layered cake with colours and sprinkles and a slice…