My Favorite Instant Pot Recipes

Hi-Five if you’reĀ one of those 210,000 hyper-excited people who bought Instant Pot from Amazon Prime Day sale. My IP was delivered today and I can’t wait to try something soon. Hi-five if you are like me, scouting internet for Instant Pot recipes. I’m sharing few of my favorite recipes which I might try real soon one recipe at a time. Do share your favorite recipes too.Read More …

Moringa Leaves Stir-fry

  Growing up, I hated greens and vegetables. I vividly remember making faces at my mom whenever she force fed us. Little did I know the health benefits then, all I knew was spinach was Mr.Popeye’s favorite. Now, greens are a must for me not that I like it but I feel good when I eat it. I usually add it to my daily smoothies or else in curries like palak paneer, spinach dal tadka or a simple stir-fry like this one. This time I was surprised to find moringa leaves/ drumstick leaves/Murunga keerai in our Indian grocery story and grabbed it without second thoughts. My mom usually makes sambar or kootu, I wanted to just stir-fry it along with some moong dal.Read More …

Weekend Tidbits!

 

Happy Holidays Y’all! It’s a long weekend for us and we are totally making most of it..

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How’s your weekend coming along? Hope it’s not as bad as Steve Harvey’s!

Here are few links from the web which I thought you might like..

  1. Miss Colombia though! Gotta admire her spirit and this is why!
  2. Bummer! I miss eating at Chipotle! šŸ™
  3. Star Wars Characters- Now and then!
  4. 10 types of people on Whatsapp!
  5. Whattay cuteĀ doodle.. Might do one for 2015.
  6. This peppermint bark I made was such a hit.. Gonna make one more batch of it..
  7. Hahaha this illustration.

Have a good rest of the weekend guys!

   

Gift ideas for your family/friends from USA

Hi guys, Booked tickets to visit your home country? I’m sure you must be thrilled. yay!! And I’m sure you must be at oss of ideas on what to gift them. I feel ya! Ā I’ve compiled few gift ideas which will help you decide on an amazing gift to take along with you to your family back home. :)Firstly, ask them what they would want from USA because that’d be REALLYĀ helpful else check out these ideas. Electronic stuff like camera/phone/iPod/iPad/tablet/chromecast/firestick Bluetooth speakers Watches Chopping board/Knife set/PeelerĀ (Ikea,Homegoods/ross/TJMaxx/Burlington Coat factory)   Perfume/Cologne (Perfumania) Body wash/Hand wash/bath soaps/body butter/body lotion/shampoo/conditioner (The Body Shop, Bath & Body Works, Target, Yves Rocher) Make up stuff (MAC, ELF, Naked palettes, eos lip balms) Plush throw( Macys, J.C.pemny, Ross, TJMaxx) Hand sanitizer Chocolates( Costco/Sams Club/Lindt/Godiva) Trail Mix(Costco/Sams Club/ Walmart/Target) Shaving/grooming kit Deodorants/Roll on Deodorant Hair dryer/straightener/curler Epilator Clothes(T shirts/ tops/ shirts/skirts/scarf/cap/kimonos/jackets) Silicon Scraper, Milk frother, popsicle moulds, Ziplocks from Ikea Hand bags/Purses (Vera Bradley,Nine west,Coach/Michael Kors) Pot pourri Scented candles Clorox wipes(Samsclub/costco) Can openers from dollar store/tree Nuts(walnut,almonds,pecans,pistachios) Craisins(dried cranberries) from costco/samsclub Diary/planner for cousins(Ross/TJMaxx/Burlington coat Factory) Baby clothes from carter/target/OshKosh B’gosh Toys, DIY kits from Dollar store/Dollar tree/Amazon/Toys r us Saffron strands Multivitamins/NyQuil/ Bengay Chocolate covered pretzels Room/car Freshener Hair spray/gel/serum/after shave Cereal boxes Carnation powder(costco/samsclub) Liquor I’ll keep updating as I remember. You can also levae a comment if you can think of anything. Hope it helps. Have Ā a safe trip. Enjoy!