Whole30 Recap

Roasted Cabbage with Almond Sesame Sauce

Well folks, my Whole30 ended earlier this week.  This was the first time in my life I have embarked on any sort of elimination diet and, honestly, it surprised me.  The health benefits were great and the effect on my cooking even more profound.  If I’m being perfectly honest, my cooking and eating were in…

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Berry Pulao

Berry Pulao with Cauliflower Rice

I visited Mumbai for the first time back in 2011 and despite only the one visit, it remains my favorite Indian city.  My husband, Arjun’s sister was living there at the time and we took our (then) baby boy, Shiv on his first trip to India to visit Arjun’s family.  Mumbai charmed me with its seaside…

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Holiday Gift Guide

holiday gifts

I have already come clean about my cookbook hoarding tendencies so it will come as no surprise that all my gift recommendations are cookbooks.  For the novice or experienced home cook that likes to dabble in Indian flavors, I think a well versed cookbook can help expand your repertoire and raise your understanding of the…

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Quick Sautéed Bell Pepper

Sauteed Bell Peppers

Three weeks ago my little man started Kindergarten.  Now, he has been attending school prior to this but for some reason this feels like he has officially entered “school.”  And likewise, I feel like with the start of the school year comes a regular “school” year schedule.  The one thing that can be tricky is the weeknight…

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