Vegan Pasta with Beef-less Beef Sauce

Vegan Pasta with Beef-less Beef Sauce

It’s been 3.5 weeks of becoming Vegan and I’ve never been happier with a lifestyle change. Yes, the first 1.5 weeks were hell and extremely difficult for me. Having to fight the cravings, the temptations, and not give in to all the CHEESE! I thought I wouldn’t be able to do it, but sure enough, I pulled through and have never felt better. Read More »

Punjabi Cholay [Vegan Chickpeas]

Punjabi Cholay - Vegan Chickpeas

Holy Moly it has been so long since I’ve posted on my beloved blog. The past couple of months have been an absolute roller coaster for me. My health hasn’t been the best, my stress levels have only been worse, and I was turning into someone I just wasn’t. I became caught up in work and my personal life that I forgot to do the two things I love the most- cook & write! Read More »

Lasagna with Meat Sauce

Lasagna with Meat Sauce

Lasagna with Meat Sauce

It’s been way too long since I’ve gotten to post on here. I’ve gone through so many life changes that It’s been crazy busy in my life lately. I’m hoping to get back to posting regularly though.

I started to take a bit of a healthier approach to my eating habits so you’ll probably see a mix of healthy recipes and well..not so healthy recipes. hah! Read More »

Punjabi Chicken

Punjabi Chicken

North Indian food always was and still is the primary cuisine of our house and in our family. I personally have always loved Indian food; from all the different meat dishes to the vegetarian dishes, I could never get sick of it. Since I got married, I found myself making more and more of Indian food and less of my beloved Italian food.

Indian food has always felt like comfort for me; I make it especially when I miss my Mom or my Grandmother. Read More »

Chicken in Creamy Mushroom Sauce

Chicken with Creamy Mushroom Sauce

A couple of weekends ago, I was in Las Vegas with my husband and our friends for Memorial Day Weekend. We decided to have lunch near Paris at this adorable French café, Mon Ami Gabi, one of our favorite places to go on the strip. I ordered a chicken and mushroom crepe and holy moly!! It was the most delicious thing I had eaten; I was actually having a moment with my food. Read More »

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

‘On Tuesdays, we have spaghetti.’

There are certain recipes and dishes that I hold very close to my heart because of all the sweet memories attached to them, this is one of them.    🙂

For as long as I can remember, Spaghetti Tuesdays has been a tradition in my family. Every Tuesday night my dad would cook dinner and he always made his signature dish, Spaghetti with Meat Sauce. Read More »

Puff Pastry Pizza

Puff Pastry Pizza

Puff Pastry Pizza

This past weekend I was having a huge Netflix and Pizza kind of craving. I just wanted to veg out on my bed, eat some pizza, and watch Friends. I was about to order some pizza when I thought how much of it would go to waste, how fatty it is, how I’d have to physically go and pick it up, blah blah. So I figured, why not make some myself! Read More »

Shrimp Biryani with Raita (Yogurt & Cucumbers)

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Biryani is a traditional Indian dish that has been developed into numerous varieties spread across North & South India. It is such a sophisticated dish; my mom would usually reserve it for special occasions. Biryani is infused with so many different spices and flavors that the aroma of it is simply breathtaking.

Of all the Indian dishes I cook, Biryani is definitely one of my favorites. Every step of this recipe leaves me with such an incredible smell of the different spices used. Read More »