4 diet hacks that prove you don’t need willpower!

How many times have you scrolled through Instagram late in the night, a chocolate bar in one hand, only to stop and marvel at those chiseled actors’ bodies and thought to yourself, “I wish I had their will power”?! Well, you are not alone. But here’s the good news for us lesser mortals, confronting our… Continue reading 4 diet hacks that prove you don’t need willpower!

Eggless dark chocolate coffee mousse with a twist

Christmas is almost here and I wanted to make something no bake to ring in the festivities. I asked my flatmate to cook me her special bengali style chicken curry and raita for lunch yesterday and she requested for a dessert to be made by me. I’ve made this recipe for many years now and… Continue reading Eggless dark chocolate coffee mousse with a twist

Carrot and potato herb garlic soup

And it’s December already! Where did 2017 go?! As for me, it was one hell of an adventurous year, tough yet fulfilling. A year of several bold moves (more on that later). On a different note, I absolutely love December – mostly for the lovely nip in the air which is perfect for digging into… Continue reading Carrot and potato herb garlic soup

Dimma’s chanar daalna – Photoseries

Dimma turned 80 a couple of months back but her enthusiasm in the kitchen can give young cooks a run for their money. I love observing her in the kitchen while she painstakingly carries out each step for a dish she is making. She has a childlike excitement even for dishes she has cooked a… Continue reading Dimma’s chanar daalna – Photoseries

My 6 month transformation journey – Some practical tips and realizations [Long post]

This matter is really close to my heart and I kept contemplating if I should write this here but as I mulled over the matter, it made most sense to write about my weight loss journey on my food blog. Disclaimer – I can’t promise this post to be completely gyaan free 😛 but I am… Continue reading My 6 month transformation journey – Some practical tips and realizations [Long post]

Chocolate chip marble cake with orange syrup

I had this cake for the first time at a cafe in Havelock Island, where I spent a week doing an open water scuba diving course (more on that here) and instantly fell in love. A marble cake with chocolate chips, soaked in orange syrup – what’s not to love? We ordered this almost everyday… Continue reading Chocolate chip marble cake with orange syrup