Honey Chocolate cupcakes

My 6 year old came up with this recipe all on her own. She’s the opposite of me – I need a recipe to make food, bake bread, desserts – atleast for the first time. She does not want the recipe. She refuses to use it and went ahead and made this with some basic…

Wild Rice Salad

I love the flavor of wild rice. It’s nutty and soft and delicious. In India we use rice mostly as an accompaniment to curries and vegetables. But for a rice that’s as flavorsome as wild rice, it needs to shine on its own. Here’s a simple recipe for a wild rice salad, the inspiration taken…

Truffle Cheese Straws

When I read a post about Gorgonzola Cheese Straws on one of the best blogs out there, Love and Olive Oil, it was 7pm. I had just made a vegetable and macaroni bake for the kids for dinner. I was waiting for them to finish a bath, and decided to catch up on my blog…