For this last Christmas/New Year we were not able to go back home to be with our loved ones during the holidays and were stuck in Kuwait. It was a an emotional time for me because I was missing all the festivities, but we tried to do a little something here to take away the homesickness as… Continue reading Cookies Galore!
If you haven't realized by now, I'm an Indian. I grew up in Texas, but my heritage is Asian Indian. I am from a place called Kerala, which is located in the southernmost tip of India. Kerala is known as "God's own country". Kerala is a tropical coastal region and all around you'll see lush… Continue reading Thenga.. Maanga..Chakka… "Kerala Masala"
I said I would post how I roasted vegetables in my previous post so here you go! Roasting vegetables is pretty easy and you can do it with many different vegetables. So far I've tried onions, zucchini, potatoes, carrots, bell peppers, asparagus, mushrooms, brussel sprouts, broccoli, eggplant, and sweet potatoes. This time I had some bell… Continue reading Roasted Vegetables
It's Eid holidays so I've had some free to time cook. I didn't make anything so elaborate, but I made salmon twice. Salmon is one of my favorite things to eat! I can eat it grilled, baked, fried, and curried. The great thing about salmon is that you can make an amazing meal by using… Continue reading Lemon Pepper Salmon
Pineapple Upside Down cake I've always loved to eat this cake, but never thought to try to make this cake because I was feeling intimidated by the cake. I tried to make this for Easter one day, and followed the recipe but somehow I mixed up the sugar and salt, but the cake looked… Continue reading Pineapple Upside Down Cake
I love Middle Eastern food! I've also learned not to call it Middle Eastern food, instead call it Arabic food. One of my favorite go to meals is eating a Moushakel! I am not sure how to spell it, but it's one of my favorite go to foods! There are two places in Kuwait that… Continue reading Get your Moushakel while it's hot!
I know it's been a while since I last wrote, but things have just been so busy for me! I basically go to work in the morning and then come back home eat dinner and then go to bed because I am so exhausted! It doesn't help that it's so hot outside! When I say… Continue reading Casual Update
I have been craving ribs for so long, but we can’t get any PORK baby back ribs here.. Some good 'ole southern ribs! When we were in Toronto there was an event called "Ribfest" and it was in different parts of Toronto for about two months during this summer. We loved going for that because… Continue reading Ribs.. and Dr. Pepper.. It does the body good!
The Husband and I love going to little mom and pop type places especially when we travel. It's always these restaurants that are the jewels of the city. While we were in Dubai, we went to a fish place called Bu Qtair Fish Restaurant. This place can't really be called a restaurant, but a run… Continue reading Bu Qtair Fish Restaurant
Last Saturday we went to Qout Market. This is an outdoor market that was at the rooftop parking of the Arraya Mall in the city. The word "qout" is Arabic for Food, and this market is all about food. There are so many different types of vendors and tents that sell local foods and products.… Continue reading Qout Market Experience