Apple and Peanut Butter Sandwich

Apple and Peanut Butter Sandwich

If you’re on Instagram and you follow any fitness enthusiasts, you have probably seen the meme which says “Summer bodies are made in the winter”. For all of our sakes, we hope not. We don’t know about you, but we’ve been mostly on the carbohydrates since November. We blame the weather, illness and work! (And … Continue reading

Homemade Peach Parfait

Homemade Peach Parfait

When we were growing up, our grandmother made almost everything from scratch – yoghurt, paneer (Indian cheese), curries, stir fries, soups, bread, pickles, desserts and even crisps at one point. We say almost, and that was only because she didn’t have room for farmyard animals, if so, we’re sure she would collect her own milk … Continue reading

Chaat Masala Popcorn

Chaat Masala Popcorn

See this popcorn? This popcorn looks just like normal popcorn – but it’s deadly. Well, deadly in a hot-and-spicy-but-luckily-won’t-actually-kill-you-or-cause-you-any-major-harm-sort-of-way. This isn’t the sweet and innocent popcorn you shovel into your mouth when you watch a lovely rom com with your two favourite stars who act like they can’t stand  each other in the beginning but … Continue reading

Punjabi Black Dal

Punjabi Black Dal

Black gram or sabut kali urad dal in Hindi, is Tara’s favourite type of lentils. Because if you’re Indian, you’re aware that there are many different types of lentils and you’ve most likely tried every type by the time you’re 6 years old. And by then, you’ve figured out you have a favourite. In fact, … Continue reading

Yummy Nutty Granola

Yummy Nutty Granola

Remember all those chocolatey-sugary treats you ate when you couldn’t help yourself after a long, frustrating day at work? Or maybe it wasn’t frustrating, you just really like refined carbohydrates. Let’s make it all better. Don’t worry. You can do this. I mean, we’re on your side. We’re not going to make you eat rabbit … Continue reading

Indian Comfort Food

Indian Comfort Food

  So the combination of heavy workloads, semi winter last week and not a lot of R&R time means we’ve been feeling a little run down lately. Which means we’re craving comfort food in a big way! Comfort food means different things to different people; pizza, fries, shepherd’s pie, chocolate cake, mashed potato, burgers, curry … Continue reading