Non-sticky Sabudana Khichdi (Tapioca Pearl Pilaf)

If you grew up in Maharastra, poha (flattened rice), sabudana (white tapioca pearls), and upma (savory semolina) are few of the staples in a household. Although, sabudana wasn't made that often in my house. It was only made especially when my mom would fast on an auspicious day. She would make this with lots of peanuts,... Continue Reading →


Super quick Dabeli

The days I am exhausted from work I prefer my dinner to be on the table within 30 minutes. But overbuy my groceries so over the weekend when I made misal pav, I had a leftover packet of pav. I don't know why I was craving for Dabeli among all the dishes I could have... Continue Reading →

Quick Surti Locho

Happy Monday. Celebrate breakfast on Thanksgiving in style. Assuming you all will have a heavy meal during lunch. I think this is the best light breakfast you can opt for. Chaat for breakfast? Not exactly but an improvised ‘Surti Locho.’ It reflects the specialty of Surat, a city in Gujarat ❤️ Its the most famous... Continue Reading →

Granola fall-style

The weather is finally changing, nights are getting windy and cold and streets have foliage of fallen leaves 🍁❤️ On these cold grey days, I prefer warm breakfast with oatmeal or yogurt and granola also poha/upma/dosa/idli 🙂 But mornings are so hectic that it's not possible to whip up an elaborate breakfast. So, to make things... Continue Reading →

Ganesh Chaturthi with Malpua With Rabri

Mumbai, Rains, and Ganesh Chaturthi hold a really special place in my heart. Ganesh Chaturthi that usually comes in August/September (per Hindu calendar) marks the beginning of the festival season for us. Mumbai residents bring the Ganesh idols home with great fervor. While the enormous crowd in Mumbai is a sight to behold, rest of the... Continue Reading →


This breakfast has been my go-to choice since forever. It has the right amount of fiber, good fats, antioxidants, protein and most important 'the taste'. Here goes the recipe for it: Ingredients: Serves 1 1/4 cup quick Quaker Oats 1 1/2 tbsp Kashi 7-Grain Nuggets 6-8 blueberries 1/2 tbsp unsweetened peanut butter 1/2 tsp chia... Continue Reading →

Vegetable Semolina (Upma)

Hi, my beautiful friends. I made this mixed vegetable semolina (upma) over the weekend for breakfast, and it was devoured in minutes. Then I thought if my friends loved it so much, you'll love it too. So, I had to work on the recipe and share it with you all 😍😘🎉 It is a most... Continue Reading →

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