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During our recent family trip, we decided to also attempt scuba diving. Here is an account of my first shipwreck dive in Sri Lanka

My first shipwreck dive In Sri Lanka and an Intro on diving

Do you remember the movie “Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara” (ZNMD) and do you also remember the scene where all the three main characters of the movie go scuba diving?? they learn all the signs, do a quick test under shallow water and boom…are scuba diving in the deep-sea. Scuba diving made easy doesn’t it?? well…the … Continue reading “My first shipwreck dive In Sri Lanka and an Intro on diving”

A simple account of my recent road trip in Sri Lanka with family. Sri lanka is a beautiful country with friendly people and delicious food

Road trip in Sri Lanka with family

One leg in train or flight and one leg at home..yes that’s what best denotes my small family of 3 (myself, hubby and my almost 5 year old daughter), so when my cousin suggested Sri Lanka road trip with his family..well how could we say NO..a little bit of sightseeing, a whole lot of eating, … Continue reading “Road trip in Sri Lanka with family”

These Homemade dinner rolls stuffed with cottage cheese (paneer) and sweet corn are an excellent way to get some protein and vegetables into my daughter.

Cottage cheese stuffed dinner rolls

These Homemade dinner rolls stuffed with cottage cheese (paneer) and sweet corn are an excellent way to get some protein and vegetables into my daughter.

This lotus root in yogurt sauce is an one pot recipe which is flavorsome and aromatic. It is simple to make and can be paired with rice or rotis.

Kashmiri Nadru Yakhni | Lotus root in yogurt sauce

A delicious one pot recipe for Kashmiri Nadru Yakhni (lotus root in yogurt sauce).

Family recipe of homemade sambar powder resulting in fragrant and tasty sambar

Homemade Sambar Powder Recipe: South Indian style

Sambar Powder | A Homemade sambar podi is the quintessential ingredient found in every south indian household – each having their own mix forming the homemade sambar podi recipe

Home made Kashayam Recipe (Home remedy for cold and sore throat) #homemade #tulsi #cloves #ajwain #jeera #blackpepper #newat200deg

Home made Kashayam Recipe: A simple remedy to cure cough & cold

Home Made Kashayam recipe to keep those colds and coughs at bay during the monsoon and winter seasons.

Baking Tips for Home Bakers: Picture of Coloured Cupcakes

15 Baking Tips to Remember for every home baker

Baking Tips: We can all use them as home bakers. In this post, I talk about 15 things you can’t ignore if you enjoy making baked goods.

A friend and a new Kuzhi Paniyaram batter recipe

Today i will be writing about a friend and a new Kuzhi paniyaram batter recipe…this recipe is quite different from what i use at home. Every Southindian household in India has their own version of Kuzhi Paniyaram batter. Some might make it sweet and then some would make it savoury…which ever the case might be…each … Continue reading “A friend and a new Kuzhi Paniyaram batter recipe”