Pesto

Pesto has got to be one of the most versatile spreads in the world. And so easy to personalize. Pesto is just a combination of greens/ herbs, nuts and cheese with a wonderful addition of olive oil. Here is a wonderfully easy recipe for pesto. Feel free to use any combination of greens/ herbs and…

Spinach Rice

I recently went to a modern Andhra restaurant, Maya, in Chennai. Andhra Pradesh is a small state in southern India, whose cuisine is typically very spicy and loaded with masala, tamarind and ground spices. This restaurant surprised me though. The food was mild, full of subtle flavors and delicious. The one dish that really stood…

Banana Apple Muffins

I’m always looking for fun and healthy food to bake with my daughter. When I came across Divya’s post in her blog, Easy Cooking, on Eggless Apple Banana Muffins, they sounded perfect. I was fine with using eggs, but decided to just follow her recipe. I made a couple of changes though, I added some…