Website Redesign Announcement. My Blog Got a Makeover!!

After thinking about it for a long time, I finally decided to give my blog a makeover. It was long overdue. After researching on Google and soliciting advice from blogger friends, I decided to re-design the blog myself. I am glad I did it. It was not as difficult as I thought it would be. […]

Boiled Peanuts – Indian Recipe

Indian Boiled Peanuts

It’s Friday… that means it family movie night for us today. So during our weekly family movie nights, instead of  popcorn, I try to make and cook different types of snacks. Boiled peanuts is our favorite go to snack. My husband and I love to nibble on them and my girls enjoy the process of […]

Tofu Bhurji (Scrambled Tofu)

Tofu Burji Scrambled Tofu

I was one of those people who hated tofu. I did not like the taste. I did not like the texture. I did not like anything about it. Then one day I had tofu in my friend’s house. She had basically stir fried it with some sauces and served it as an appetizer. Since then […]

DIY Monogram Frame with Liquid Chalk Markers

Liquid Chalk Markers

I have to begin by saying I was not aware of Liquid Chalk Markers before I received them for review purpose. However once I received them my little one ‘S’ was really happy and could not wait to try it out. She thought that I was the coolest mom ever because we got to try […]

Brick Fest Live 2015

Brick Fest Live Sign

I recently got some complimentary tickets to attend Brick Fest Live at Meadowlands Expo Center, NJ. I have to say, our family is not big on Legos. You will not find die hard Lego fans in my house. TEE my older one never got into the Legos craze. However, my little one ‘S’ received a […]

Satisfy Your Sweet Craving With Dannon’s Light & Fit Tiramisu Yogurt

Dannon Tiramisu Yogurt

“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Dannon. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All views and opinions are my own, and do not necessarily represent those of Dannon”. Yogurt is a huge part of Indian […]

PUR Water Filtration Pitcher VoxBox

PUR Water Filter Pitcher

I believe in drinking filtered water. I have been accustomed to it since my childhood. Growing up in India before filtration systems were available we resorted to drinking only boiled water. Later on we used heavy duty filtration systems. However, over here I found suitable water filtration pitchers, which worked, really well for my family […]

Channa Moong Urad Daal Vadas

Channa Moong Urad Daal Vadas

Channa, Moong, Urad Daal Vadas are a version of vadas similar to fritters. They are usually made with rice and urad daal (split black gram which is actually a white lentil). They are very popular as breakfast food or mid-day snacks. It is actually a specialty born in Southern India. This recipe for vada uses […]

Most Common Questions About Solar Energy

Sunrun Solar Panels

Recently one of my neighbor and I started a conversation about solar panels. He was approached by a salesperson from one of the companies. As my neighbor felt that it would be an expensive endeavor, he never bothered to make an appointment. That got me thinking, are solar panels really expensive and unaffordable? I wanted […]