Master Grocery List

Homemaking is a constant mental exercise. There are so many things to take care of, so many things to remember. A few weeks ago, I shared my master home-cooking menu with all of you. A list of regularly made desi family dishes to browse through while trying to think of what to cook. Something to […]

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My Everyday Desi Home-Cooking Menu

Growing up in a Desi household meant having home-cooked food on the table every day- breakfast, lunch, and dinner. In almost all Desi households all over the world, this is how mealtimes still work. Cooking may not be something everyone enjoys, but it isn’t exactly a hard thing to do. For a lot of us, […]

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My Go-To Hair Oil

I have never been incredibly invested in the maintenance of what I was blessed with in terms of hair and skin. I only ever bothered with basic upkeep- like washing my face with a face wash that suited me well, and shampooing and conditioning my hair with a pair that worked for me. While my […]

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Chicken and Bread Bake

A few days ago I shared pictures of a ‘Chicken and Bread Bake’ that my mother made, and was asked to share the recipe. The recipe credit actually goes to a friend of my mother’s from whom my mother learned the recipe herself a few years ago. I hope you guys try it and enjoy […]

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Russian Kababs

In Ramadan, when we fast the whole day, iftar (the breaking of the fast at sunset) becomes a special little meal of its own. All over the world, every Muslim household has its own iftar time rituals, delicacies, and specialties. With my mama spending Ramadan with us in Los Angeles this year, Mr. Lucky and […]

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