Category Archives: Pack-and-go snack

Mini pizzas/Fruity pizzas

Dessert pizza medallions Long weekends are always busy with many plans, visitors and a lot of cooking. This weekend was quiet and I have to make maximum use of it. Yesterday, I launched a cleaning campaign at home. Everyone chipped … Continue reading

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Puff pastry onion tart/Caramelized onion tart

Shiny onions on a pastry bed! When caramelized onion meets rich puff pastry in an oven, only amazing things can happen! This is a simple tart but the taste is buttery delicious! I have always baked with store bought puff … Continue reading

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Sweet potato fritters/Vegetarian fritters

Flax Powered Sweet Potato Fritters Sweet potato is natures way of making vegetables lovable. It is a bit too starchy when boiled, which was how I used to prepare and eat it earlier. Shredding it and adding some spices is … Continue reading

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Coconut macaroons/4 ingredients macaroon

A coconut treat to relish! I have not posted a namesake recipe for a long time. This is a true coconut snack! Coconut is the main ingredient, flavour and inspiration for this recipe. This is the only baked sweet dessert … Continue reading

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Easy apple crumble cookies/Apple oat cookies

Apple dessert cookies If a genie appears before me, I would ask for an instant apple tree in my backyard.  Yes, I cannot wait many years biting my nails for it to grow and yield fruits. Hopefully, this is the … Continue reading

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Potato chip cup Frittata/Bite size egg breakfast

Omelette in potato cups I am wondering, what if chickens were not domesticated and they delivered chicks instead of eggs! I’m sure our dietary intake would be totally messed up! But thank god, we are blessed with both. So I … Continue reading

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Rosemary garlic spicy bread/ Rustic savoury bread

Happy New Year- 2015! Herbs and garlic bread When we turn the pages and move into a brand New Year with a lot of expectation, I have decided to push behind, sorrow, grief, laziness and walk into optimism and happiness … Continue reading

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Rava Laddu/Semolina balls

I am sitting near a window with the blinds rolled up and looking at the yard beyond. Fall is in full swing with its brilliant colours. A leaf falls so gently in the dull daylight with a rain cloud hanging … Continue reading

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Fig and date bars/ Fruity snack

Whole wheat, fig & date bars I am back from my trip to India and unpacking. Here are two travel shots from the lot! Pictures reminding…life is a struggle and one big burden! This visit was short and I am … Continue reading

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Chocolate cheesecake swirl brownies

Chocolate orange cheesecake brownie Last week end was a long one with Monday included and I went on a road trip to New York and had a wonderful time. We couldn’t ask for more…the weather was mild, sky was overcast … Continue reading

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