• May from image

    DAL RICE: AN INSEPARABLE PART OF MY LIFE

    As a person with a penchant for trotting the globe for food, as unbelievable as it may sound, but my favorite plate of food is the modest meal of home cooked dal (yellow lentils) sans the tadka and steamed rice. The simplicity of the meal, its delectable appeal and nutritional importance struck my life early […]

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    FEED THE BODY, FEED THE MIND

    It was when I was thirteen that it hit me that food was not just a necessity, but the love of my life. I would eat at any given possible chance. As I grew older, with my age increased my love for it. To absolutely nobody’s surprise, I chose to pursue Food and Nutrition as […]

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    MUSINGS OF A CULINARY CHALLENGED MOM

    “Mom not sandwiches again”- is how I get greeted nearly every other day of the week as I send my 7 year old off to school. As I try to console myself that it can be pasta tomorrow, I actually feel a bit guilty for palming off the easy stuff onto my child. But is […]

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    FOOD & AWARENESS

    I was born a little plump with red cheeks and my round cheeks stayed well into my late teens. We often sat in the kitchen and ate hot food while my mother cooked for our family. I loved eating and any celebration always included food like suji halwa, gulab jamuns, jalebi, besan ladoos, puri, chana, […]

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    FOR THE LOVE OF POTATO

    We Indians love our potatoes, it forms an inseparable part of the Indian kitchen. But, it’s interesting to note that it did not even exist on our soil more than four centuries ago. However, since its advent on the Indian shores at the  commencement of 17th century, the tuber manged to gradually create a niche for […]

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