Desserts

Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Muffins

Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Muffins

Yummy Chocolate Muffins made with chocolate chips. So easy. Better than store bought! Over the weekend, my little one perhaps had a little Chocolatey craving. On Saturday, he asked me if I could make some muffins which were brown and with Chocolate Chips inside. I […]

Kada Prashad/Whole Wheat Flour Pudding/Aate ka halwa

Kada Prashad/Whole Wheat Flour Pudding/Aate ka halwa

A very delicious pudding/Sheera made with whole wheat flour. This is one of the many dishes that I learnt from our kids’ Punjabi Nanny. This halwa tastes absolutely delicious especially on a cold evening. It is also actually the prashad that they give at the […]

Leftover Cranberry Sauce Muffins

Leftover Cranberry Sauce Muffins

Muffins made out of leftover Cranberry Sauce. I had about a cup of Cranberry sauce sitting in the refrigerator and no one wanted to eat it any more. Me being me didn’t want to trash it. So I just made muffins out of it. I […]

Choco Date Nut Balls

Choco Date Nut Balls

Dates and nuts put together in a heavenly combo along with some coco powder to create melt in your mouth treats. Contains no added fat or sugar! Having a sweet tooth is hard. It becomes very difficult to resist the sweet cravings that can hit […]

Fresh Fruit Jello

Fresh Fruit Jello

Jello infused with fresh cut fruit. This recipe comes from Mr. Chocolate Guy. It is not a “made from scratch” one. It is just store bought box recipe tweaked in a fancy way. Looks very elegant on the table especially when you are entertaining!

Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry sauce is a perfect side to a thanksgiving meal but good for anytime of the year! This is perhaps the easiest dish to make for thanksgiving. You just dump everything into the pan and let it cook for a couple of minutes and you […]

Kaju Katli/Kaju Barfi

Kaju Katli/Kaju Barfi

Kaju Katli is one of the most loved sweets. Kaju means cashew. Somehow the name itself has some kind of elite status attached to it. Not sure why. When I was in high school, my friend’s mom would make this very often since cashew is […]

Milk Pedha

Milk Pedha

Milk Pedha is a very popular mithai among Goan and overall Indian community. People send small packets of pedha to their friends and family whenever there is a new baby born in the family or a marriage proposal finalized or even when they buy a […]