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Pumpkin & Pomegranate Raita

November 12, 2014 Indian

While strolling into the kitchen, something caught the corner of my eyes. A few pumpkins that have been sitting out for a while now, begging to be used. Immediately. So, I marched towards the refrigerator to gather more inspiration.

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Mango & Strawberry Salsa

July 4, 2014 Appetizer

Living abroad can be daunting and challenging. Especially when I hail from a country where the cuisine and ingredients are sparingly available across US. When life threw lemons at us, it took no time to eventually learn to love and appreciate many cuisines abroad. Along the journey, I’ve also come to appreciate the versatility of lemons by making strawberry lemonade or baking […]

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Asparagus & Watercress Gazpacho

June 17, 2014 Appetizer

Its awkward to dislike mails but I’m not going to shy away from admitting that I do dislike mails — a lot. So, naturally, I’m in charge of making cold summer soups while he manned the mailbox. Compromise — an essential ingredient to a very happy marriage!

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Bean Sprouts & Tofu Turmeric Stir Fry

June 13, 2014 Sides

As I sit here, dwelling about how on earth the 35 years of my life has slipped away before my very eyes — thoughts of after school lunches brought back delicious memories. Oh, I’m one of those kids that would anxiously await for the school bell to ring just so I could get home and devour mom’s […]

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Avocado & Grapefruit Salad

May 13, 2014 Salads

Salads. So light and refreshing. Growing up, we were accustomed with salads that were pretty common in the boring department: cucumber, tomato and red onion with a dash of salt and pepper. The thought of throwing in a bunch of fruits, just didn’t occur. And then, we moved to the States where salads are gobbled as main […]

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