Festive Mango Muffins – Diwali Special

Homes decked up in festive colors, beautiful candles sparkling everywhere, the exotic aroma of cardamom that greets you all when you step into our home is an indication that Diwali is around the corner! As you all know Diwali is all about decadent sweets. Well, Of course I made some sweets too but it’s a…

Icy Vanilla Sorbet 

Sorbet is an icy treat usually made with fruit pulp but I made this unbelievably yummy vanilla sorbet exclusively with milk so it has the creamy taste of an ice cream and the classic texture of a sorbet. What’s not to like, right? It’s officially fall, but this this weekend was so warm, sunny and…

Rose Flavored Aval Kesari – Pudding  

Kesari is a delicious and popular South Indian dessert. It’s a sweet pudding made with Aval (flattened rice). It’s so easy to prepare with simple ingredients and it’s tastes so creamy and decadent. We make this very often for festivals and celebrations. There are thousand different ways to make Kesari. And you can also flavor…

Fruity Tropical Pie 

Pie is one of my favorite desserts. It tastes mighty delicious and it’s a cinch to bake. No wonder they say “easy as pie”. I made this ooey gooey summer time pie with tasty tropical fruits, it has a buttery crust and its topped with crunchy almond granola. Does it get any better?  My family…

Raspberry Oatmeal Cake

Whenever there is a special occasion I bake a special cake. This raspberry oatmeal cake has a very unique taste. It’s tart, sweet and decadent! It not only looks so fancy it tastes delicious too! Raspberries are my favorite.They are so delicate and I love the color, texture and the flavor of these berries. I…

Classic Vanilla and Chocolate Creamsicles

Summer has officially started, so I’ve slowly started to stock up the freezer with all the summer treats. The first thing I made was  Creamsicles. This is such a satisfying treat after a hot day in the sun. Unlike popsicles they are very creamy, it literally tastes like ice cream on a stick. Yum!  When…

Almond Oatmeal Loaf

I love breakfast treats! There is nothing equivalent to starting your day with a hot cup of Joe and a healthy, yummy homemade pastries. If you are a person who likes to eat pound cake and banana bread you are going to be a happy camper! This recipe is made just for you! I love…

Ooey Gooey Oatmeal Brownies 

Here is the brownie recipe I promised in my last post. Brownie recipes are so versatile it could be made the sinfully decadent way or the guilt free healthy way with a simple ingredient we all have in our pantry. There are so many variations, you can make it with almond flour,coconut flour, chickpea flour,…

Chocolate Almond Squares 

Weekday mornings are crazy in every household. If you are looking for something that is healthy and protein rich to eat on the go, this recipe is for you. These almond squares are so tasty and it’s something different than your regular breakfast pastries.  Many of us don’t have the time to sit down and…

Brownie Cupcakes – Baked With Love

Valentine’s Day is all about celebrating love. Where there is love there is chocolate! So I baked these decadent Brownie cupcakes for my chocoholic family to show how much I love them. This day is not only special for the couples, it is indeed very special for the whole family. we get a chance to show how…

Flavored Puddings With Homemade Granola Bites

We all have pudding mix in our pantry. It is such an easy thing to make, but it comes only in two basic flavors, vanilla and chocolate. Let me show you how easy it is to add your own flavors to it and make it gourmet. Can you believe it’s eggless, gelatin free and gluten…

Banana Crumble Cake 

I truly believe in making simple things special, this banana cake is an example of that. I turned this simple everyday breakfast into a very special festive cake for the holidays, adding couple of simple ingredients made this cake into a decadent dessert. Let me tell you how I came up with this recipe. I…