Monthly Archives : September 2011

Ice cream!


Cookies and cream ice cream I’ve always been fascinated by homemade ice cream even though I’m not much of an ice cream person. Ever since I’d been looking online for ice cream recipes that didn’t require the use of an ice cream maker, I’d been itching to try this one. The basic thumb rule is 2 parts of fresh cream…

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Muffin time


Date and nut whole wheat muffins Chocolate whole wheat muffins Warm and ready to eat The thing that I love about muffins is that they are so easy to eat and you can store them for a couple of days too, they’re not as fancy as cupcakes so you don’t get all messy while eating them. Now, I don’t have…

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Nothing fishy about this one…


Spicy fish sticks I found some lovely Basa fish fillets at the supermarket and my sister immediately decided that she wanted fish fingers for dinner. Now, I try and avoid deep frying as much as I can so I decided to improvise a little on the baked version that we’d once tried. These fish sticks are so yummy, I promise…

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Laksa!


Perfect for a rainy day I’d got this packet of Laksa paste from a friend who’d just returned from Singapore and I was dying to use it. Even though this paste was for a fried rice, I decided to give it some twist to make this dish that I’d fallen in love with during a trip to Singapore.  Before we…

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Low fat, highly delicious salad


Pasta salad with creamy salmon dressing Absolutely yummy I didn’t want daal-rice or even roti for lunch on a lazy Saturday evening and nor did I want something heavy because I’d to go for a massage in a while. It took me just five minutes to put this salad together for lunch, the measurement are all by andaaz (approximate) because I just used…

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Nutty, gooey and warm!


Cinnamon raisin cake with sticky walnut topping It didn’t take long for us to finish this one off! It was one of those days when I managed to finish work early and since I had the weekend off, a rare luxury, I decided to do some grocery shopping that would keep me occupied for the next two days. On the…

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Cookies!


Wholewheat vanilla and chocolate cookies Nice and brown: Just out of the oven I was at the supermarket picking up some groceries and stuff when I saw these oh-soo-cute cookie cutter, I picked them up and nearly put them back on the shelf but what stopped me was that little voice in my head that said, “Go on, make those…

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