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Homemade protein-packed goodness


There’s an unbelievable amount of stuff that’s being said, written & spoken about protein powders. I ignored the cacophony for quite some time now but when I learnt I have a slight protein deficiency & since I started working out regularly, I’ve found the need to supplement my intake with that extra boost. Now I’m suspicious of these store-bought powders that come…

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Breakfast for those in a hurry


We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And we all know that one needs to ‘breakfast like a king’. But let’s be practical, shall we? Unless you have someone who will do a Mary Poppins and present a platter in front of you, it is next to impossible for working women like us to…

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Hair and there


You know those days when you stand in front of the mirror and use your hairbrush like a weapon just willing, ordering, commanding and coaxing your hair to behave? That is a situation I’ve been very familiar with thanks to my original curly, frizzy locks. I was at the receiving end of some weird nicknames during my teens – Maggi…

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Broccoli-Almond Soup


I’d tasted this soup at Fusion 9 in Chennai and with the first mouthful I fell in love – with the soup that is. It’s light but creamy texture had me singing… Since I’m a sucker for innovative ways of cooking broccoli, I simply HAD to try this one out. Here’s my version of the soup: You will needBroccoli –…

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