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….

Paper Planes

There is a feeling of accomplishment when you make a paper airplane and it actually flies to the other end of the room. In a recent snowstorm when the kids were stuck at home, they started watching YouTube videos for making paper airplanes and killed several trees in the process. Their boredom led them to…

Rubik’s cube

Ever try to solve a Rubik’s cube? It looks deceptively simple but is actually incredibly hard! If you are interested in learning, you have to memorize the steps and algorithms which are guaranteed to solve the cube each time. Watch the videos here to get started: https://www.rubiks.com/solve-it/3×3/ My son (who is way smarter than me)…

Vegan Brownie Bites

Recipe Source: https://nutritionstudies.org/recipes/dessert/chocolate-strawberry-brownies/ There is something magical about desserts which makes us crave them but unfortunately most of them in the market are neither healthy nor vegan. I have to admit that I get ridiculously excited when I see a vegan dessert or ice cream somewhere 🙂 For valentine weekend, I decide to try out…

Rotimatic Review

Fascinating Technology Roti is a staple part of the Indian cuisine. However making them by hand is not an easy task (at least not for me). I first heard of the Rotimatic machine 3 years ago when they started marketing their product and were taking pre-orders. Honestly, it looked too good to be true. Knowing…

Vegan Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Recipe Source: https://minimalistbaker.com/spanish-quinoa-stuffed-peppers/ Seattle is experiencing a snowmageddon right now with all schools shut and people going stir crazy trapped at home. While I have not lived in many places with a lot of snow, even a bit of snow in Seattle causes the entire city to shut down as we just don’t have the…

Vegan Biryani

Recipe Source: https://ministryofcurry.com/vegetable-paneer-biryani-instant-pot/ A super easy recipe which turned out be delicious as well. While the original recipe is not vegan you can easily substitute ghee with oil and the paneer with potato or tofu. We had this for our Superbowl party and everyone enjoyed it! Some additional tips: Fry the onions separately so that…

Experience with the Nest Thermostat

A good deal During the 2018 Black Friday season I found a great deal on the Nest Thermostat (3rd Generation) and decided to get that. I had heard great things about Nest from my friends and neighbors and this generation also supports remote sensors which is something I wanted to experiment with. Installation Experience Step…