Vegan Nachos

It’s Cinco de Mayo weekend and what better way to celebrate than to make some Vegan Nachos. Yes, it is possible to make delicious, lip smacking, loaded nachos without any cheese in it! The key ingredient in Nachos is of course the cheese sauce and I followed this great recipe to make a vegan cheese…

Spring Break Trip – Zion National Park and Las Vegas

Vacation for our family usually means a sunny beach, lounging in the pool and the majority of the steps earned are from walking to the bar to get another tropical drink to beat the heat. For the 2019 spring break we decided to do something different and planned a trip to the beautiful Zion National…

Vegan Burger – Aloo Tikki

Spring is around the corner and the hint of warmth in the air reminded me of BBQ. While it is not yet time to open up the grill, I decided to make some vegan burger patties today. Found this great recipe for an Indian spiced burger patty and the pictures were looking too good to…

Mumbai Mule -A tasty twist to Moscow Mule

There is something magical about a cold copper mug filled with a delicious Moscow Mule! It is definitely one of my favorite drinks to have and make. For a recent dinner party where we were making a Gujarati Thali I wanted to add my own twist to the drink. Here is what I used as…

Gujarati Thali

Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India and is known for it’s rich and diverse culture which is embodied by festivals like Navratri and of course delicious and unique food. My family is originally from Gujarat and I am definitely proud of this heritage. This weekend we had several friends coming over…

Vegan Orange Tofu Buddha Bowl

Recipe Source: https://frommybowl.com/crispy-orange-tofu-buddha-bowls/ Even though I have been eating Tofu for many years, I am always looking forward to new recipes and marinades. I stumbled upon this recipe on YouTube and looked really good. Also I have never been able to make baked tofu taste good but I think I have finally found the secret!…

Vegan Falafel Wraps

Recipe Source : Falafel – https://frommybowl.com/easy-falafel-recipe/ and Tahini – https://minimalistbaker.com/3-ingredient-tahini-sauce-everything/ Falafel is one of my favorite things to have at a Mediterranean restaurant so for this week I decided to give that a try. There was more expectation on this meal as some of my friends who have been following my progress on this blog…

Vegan Quinoa Bites

Recipe Source: https://thebellyrulesthemind.net/quinoa-bites-vegan-gluten-free/ Found this amazing recipe on Facebook some time back and finally gave it a try today. These turned out to be absolutely amazing! The final product was so tasty that the family devoured them within minutes. It was really hard to believe that the stuffing was made from quinoa, veggies and beans….

Vegan Fettuccine Alfredo

Recipe Source: https://www.carveyourcraving.com/vegan-alfredo-sauce-pasta/ OMG!! This recipe turned out to be absolutely amazing! Finally I have a 5 star review from my personal critic (my son). He has been quite inspired by my weekly creations that he decided to make a dessert for himself with fruits, yogurt and granola. Knowing how food is made is a…

Why Vegan?

The first reaction I get from most people when I tell them that I follow a Vegan diet – What do you even eat? While it’s true that Vegan food is not mainstream in cities around the world but there are tons of great modifications you can make to any dish to make it Vegan….