Bitter gourd or Karela. This is what the Indian kids’ food nightmares are made of. Surprisingly, both of us are huge fans of it. Yes, we love our Karelas. And yes, it could get a little tricky to make this really bitter vegetable into a favorite but never underestimate the power of Indian spices and … Continue reading Spicy & Tangy Punjabi Karela subzi
Hi, peeps. It’s been so long since we posted something . Blame it on traveling or laziness or a bit of both 😋 But here we are back with some healthy fish recipe we tried recently. We are total seafood people. We love fish. Love it every way. Baked, fried, sautéed, poached in oil or … Continue reading Spicy pan fried fish w/ broccoli and couscous
If you grew up in India, you would know how important lentils(dal as we call it) are in your daily diet. Packed with protiens and iron, dals are a staple throughout the country and the best substitute for meat. There are over 50 ways to cook lentils. Our favorites being Daal Makhani and Daal tadka. … Continue reading Dal Tadka
Move over pies and cobblers, Galettes are taking the summer by storm. Continue reading Galette – the new pie!
“So where do you want to go for lunch?” “Anywhere but Chinese. We have had it 5 times in a row!” “Agreed” 15 minutes later, pondering over the menu…. “Soooo…dumplings?” “Naaah…We had them last time…let’s see what else they have ” Another 15 minutes later… “These dumplings are THE best! But we are not eating … Continue reading Our Fab 5 Chinese Hot Spots in Dallas
It’s a beautiful Sunday evening in Dallas. And a totally wasted Saturday night encouraged us to make this evening worthwhile. Thus, began a thorough pantry search. What’s better than making homemade healthy energy bars (balls in this case) with these beautiful babies. There are so many ingredients one can play with while making these. Use granola, oats, … Continue reading Quick date and fig energy bars
Istanbul can catch even the most seasoned traveler by surprise. The enchanting views of Sultanahmet and Hagia Sophia are familiar to many, but a few expect to taste world-class dining and trendy boutiques line up the streets of Beyoğlu. It’s this perfect blend of old and new that makes Istanbul a city like no other. … Continue reading the wondrous world of Istanbul