Food

Purtassi Vegetarian Meal Ideas & Shopping List

With the month long  vegetarian fast of Purtassi upon us coming up with nutritious and interesting meal ideas can be a difficult task.The main meal considerations are no eggs ,meat,chicken,fish or alcohol.Going back 20 years ago fasting meals were literally vegetable curries and an occassional pasta dish were on the menu.Growing up Gran would cook a variety of vegetarian dishes…

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Food, Tips

LockDown Meal Ideas and a Shopping List

I just got back from a quick grocery shop and this was the first time in probably three weeks and trust me it was an experience like no other.And trust me I rushed around the store picked extra things and could not wait to get back home.This whole experience has made me realise that shopping for groceries ,meal planning and…

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Food, Recipes, Reviews

How to cook Dhal using the Instant Pot

Have you heard about the Instant Pot ? Ever since I have seen it online and how amazingly fast  it cooks everything I was hooked.I love cooking and technology so having a smart gadget like this in my kitchen is such a bonus for me. So what makes this Instant Pot  gadget so amazing ? Well ….. 1.Time saving. 2.Save…

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Food, Travel

A foodie guide to eating British Food

Most people believe that British Food is boring and tasteless but this is just a myth and let me tell you why. Britain is a melting pot of cultures and this has also clearly evident in the food landscape of the country. Walking down literally any road in the United Kingdom. one will find an Indian restaurant, a Chinese takeaway…

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Food, Travel

Cheers let’s #MeetTheCousins

    A few months ago an email popped into my inbox with an invite to #MeetTheCousins and spend the weekend in the gorgeous wine area of Robertson. My instant response was YES and when the invite had a plus one , I knew that I could only share this experience with my cousin.Loads of emails and chats and then…

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