Article Kashmiri Travel Uncategorized

Kashmir – A Winter Wonderland

The past four years have been pretty amazing for me travel wise. I’ve been to places I’d never thought I would go to. I visited Jordan way back in 2015; Amsterdam in 2016; Italy (along with a short stop at Frankfurt) in 2017; Delhi-Agra-Amritsar…

May 10, 2019
HomeCooked Uncategorized

Rosemary & Lemon Loaf Cake

Winter has finally started to make an appearance in the UAE, and it is probably the best time of the year here! Cool breeze blows through my windows! Everyone is donning light jackets. Walks are so much more pleasant now. And all of the…

October 18, 2016
Food Review Uncategorized

Review: Bean There Bistro

It's been a while since I posted a food review here - not that I have a dearth of potential posts in my archives. But during those rare times that I get invited to review the food in a restaurant, I know I must…

September 29, 2016
Article Uncategorized

Culinary Blunders

There is a dark side to a culinary blogger's life - we try out recipes and many a times we fail (sometimes miserably). And our families are subjected to the results. See the cover pic - doesn't it look gorgeous - that burnished caramelised…

August 29, 2016
Article Chef Uncategorized

Get Sharp with the Right Knife

So here’s the deal: Dull knives are the biggest kitchen hazards – more so than hot oil or an open flame. I've been to the kitchens of so many relatives and friends, and their knives are so dull that it is extremely hard to…

May 22, 2016
Travel Uncategorized

Jordan – Wadi Rum

Have you ever wished you could sit atop a cliff that looms over a wide landscape with no civilisation and watch the sunset? The wind ringing in your ears, the world around you silently welcoming the night. It is possible - and I did…

June 24, 2015