Food, Travel and Observations!

Month: August 2016

Bataka Paua

Bataka Paua

Preparation time: 5 minutes Cooking time: 15 minutes Servings: 3-4 Cuisine: Indian Category: Breakfast Ingredients Oil – 2 tbsp Mustard seeds – 2 tsp Cumin seeds – 2 tsp Asafoetida – pinch Curry leaves – 6 to 7 Peanuts – 1/4 cup Green chillies – […]

Ringan Bharthu

Ringan Bharthu

Ringan Bharthu is a Traditional gujarati Kathiyawadi dish. I really recommend this dish to try! Ingredients Egg plants – 2 large Onions – 2 medium (finely chopped) Tomatoes – 3 medium (finely chopped) Spring onion – 1 cup (optional) Garlic paste – 3 tbsp Oil […]

Halwasan

Halwasan

Halwasan is a very famous gujarati sweet dish of Khambhat. I tried this recipe few days back and it turned out good. So, I am sharing it with you! Ingredients Milk – 2 liters Edible gum (Gundar) (powdered) – 100 gm Sugar – 2 cups Whole […]

Black Forest Cake

Black Forest Cake

Ingredients For the cake: Plain flour – 200 gm Cocoa Powder- 50 gm Powdered sugar – 30 gm Baking powder – 2 tsp Baking Soda – 1 tsp Sweetened condensed milk – 400 gm Melted Butter – 150 gm Vanilla essence – 1 tbsp Water […]

મન- માઈનસથી… પ્લસ

મન- માઈનસથી… પ્લસ

નવભારત સાહિત્ય મંદિર – પ્રકાશક કીમત :૨૫૦ પાનાં : ૧૦૦ નાનકડું સુંદર પુસ્તક. નાની નાની આ ૧૦૦ સલાહો/સૂચનો કે સમજવાની રીત લેખિકાએ વર્ણવી છે. આ પુસ્તક વાચતા પહેલા એક “I do” – “હું કરું છું” એવું લીસ્ટ બનાવી વાચવા જેવી છે. ઘણી વખત આપણને ખબર […]

Garlic-Mango Pickle

Garlic-Mango Pickle

Pickles – Full of taste! Every state and probably every family has their unique way of making pickles in India. The pickle that I made is something that my friend Dharadidi taught me. And guess what? This pickle is a center of attraction of our every […]

Bookmark – Type 5

Bookmark – Type 5

I am here again with simplest method of making bookmarks! It will take 5 minutes to make this bookmarks! All you need is: Colorful craft paper Colorful thin tape Sketch-pen Creative Scissors Scissors/ Cutter Let’s start! Step 1 : Cut 3 color craft papers in […]

Bookmark – Type 4

Bookmark – Type 4

Another simplest and quickest way to make bookmarks. You can purchase materials from Michaels/Amazon/ any other craft store. All you need is: Waste cardboard Basic colorful craft paper Designed craft paper Creative punch Glue stick Colorful glue tape Quilling strips Ribbon Step 1 : Take […]

Painting a table – Warli Art

Painting a table – Warli Art

Warli painting is a tribal art mostly done by Adivasi of Maharashtra-Gujarat border and surrounding areas. Adivasi people draw their festivals, animals, people using basic geometry shapes like triangle, square, circle and lines using white and red colors on their walls. I love warli painting so i […]

Zebra Cake

Zebra Cake

This is a very easy and creative zebra cake. Chocolate and Vanilla layers give zebra effect to the cake. Ingredients All purpose flour/Maida – 300 gm Baking soda – 1.5 tsp Milk – 360 ml Powdered sugar – 300 gm Vinegar – 1.5 tsp Any […]