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Healthy Recipe: Baingan Bharta

I, like a lot of my childhood friends, grew up not liking ‘baingan’ or the eggplant (brinjal). My mom would keep on trying to make me like it, making a lot of variants of this vegetable, but to no avail. … Continue reading

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Healthy Low Cal: Bruschetta (Italian appetizer)

Bruschetta and Garlic Bread are my favorite appetizers. What other appetizer can be so healthy, so delicious and so easy to put together- all at the same time! Bruschetta (pronounced as brus-ke-tta) is a very famous Italian appetizer which is … Continue reading

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Diet Recipe: Vichyssoise (Potato and Leek soup)

I first heard of this soup in my elementary French language class. I have been in love with French cuisine ever since. Any food or wine fest featuring this cuisine, I would be there.. well almost. 🙂 Recently watching Julie … Continue reading

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Healthy Recipe: Homemade Whole Wheat Bread

Finally I baked my own whole wheat bread, from a scratch, without using any fancy bread machines or bread flour. Not even gluten flour. 🙂 And I am very very pleased with myself. May be I am biased but whoever … Continue reading

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Healthy Recipe: Roast vegetables and Chicken in Barbecue Sauce

Hello there! Hope you all had a great weekend. Here I am with my favorite quick fix healthy recipe, especially in the winters when you get such lovely veggies. Roast vegetables! Veggies roasted in an oven have a different charm … Continue reading

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Am saving up my appetite for the party on the 31st! Are you?

I am kidding. I have learned in my classes as well as through my own experiences (the hard way of course!), that, Never save up your appetite before a party. Umm.. sorry for the highlight out there. But it really … Continue reading

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OMG! I had a CHOCOLATE BROWNIE.. Am so going to put on all my lost weight!

I confess I have been through this. Taking slimming a bit too seriously and hence ending up with my whole life centered around every single morsel entering my mouth. I would starve for the next three days and then on … Continue reading

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