I am curious - How do you go about picking recipes? Especially baking recipes which have little wiggle room for intuitive cooks? It used to be that I was willing to give any recipe a try if the blogger's pictures and descriptions looked tempting enough. However, as you can imagine, the success rate of these… Continue reading White Chocolate Banana Muffins
Do you know about profiteroles? If not, then you've definitely heard of eclairs, right? It's one of my favorite french desserts where hallow pastry is stuffed with cream and then drizzled with a rich chocolate sauce. Yumm-aa! Our homemade profiteroles. Asha, Arjun, and I cranked out a few profiteroles recently to surprise Devang for his… Continue reading Baking Profiteroles
Because it's the weekend. Because it's so sunny and beautiful outside. Because Devang is home too. We made some chocolate waffles to celebrate! I love Kodiak Cake brand pancake and waffle mix which I purchase form Costco. But on days when we are feeling extra special, we bust out the waffle maker and the cocoa… Continue reading Chocolate Waffles
Here is a great snack to accompany your inauguration viewing party today. Not quite lemons exactly, but these dried orange slices dipped in dark chocolate, are a good reminder of the good things in life that continue to be. The steps are pretty simple and so are the ingredients. I found the dried orange slices and chocolate while strolling… Continue reading When Life Gives You Lemons
Snow these days seems like such a rare commodity (compared to living in Chicago). This Saturday though, we woke up to what felt like a pretty serene winter wonderland, and the kids couldn't have been more excited. Even so, it always makes for an interesting time since it is way too cold to play outside for… Continue reading Snowy Weekend!
As first time parent one resolves to do (or not to do) many things. Stuff like - I will only nurse and not formula feed. I will not fill the house with baby crap. I will only use cloth diapers. I will shower everyday and wear something more presentable than old pajamas. I will not watch TV unless it's… Continue reading Biscotti and baby pacifiers