Dark Chocolate Vegan Mousse

Okay, I have a confession to make. I cannot resist dark chocolate and if that is presented in the form of a delicious mousse I am pretty sure you will not be able to resist it as well. The best vegan mousse I have had till date was from whole foods and it had a…

Watermelon Margarita

Margartia is one of my favorite drinks and with summer in full swing what could be better than combining my favorite drink with a summer fruit like Watermelon. Making this drink is really easy and has only 3 ingredients! Start with making some watermelon juice by blending the watermelon in a high speed blender Strain…

Vegan Banana Bread

I have tried baking vegan things many times in the past and have always failed. It either never rises, is under cooked or just plain yuck in taste. In the spirit of trying, learning and growing I never give up and keep experimenting till I succeed. I am happy to present the first recipe for…

Vegan zucchini noodles with peanut sauce

I found this amazing recipe on a blog that I have started following regularly. The colors and flavors of this dish are absolutely amazing and proof was in the speed at which my 10 year old devoured his “veggies” While the recipe itself is quite straightforward, I made a few tweaks: I stir fried the…

Acai Berry Bowl

If you have never had an acai berry bowl, you need to drop everything and try this out. Trust me you will not be disappointed! With summer in full swing, the acai berry bowls are the perfect meal or snack. Making the bowls is really easy and the main thing you need is frozen acai…

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…