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Pan-Seared Chicken Breast

If you've had too many rich and heavy meals, it may be a good time to eat something healthy for a change. Here's a quick and easy recipe that can really fill you up.

Coconut Green Chutney

Add all ingredients in a grinder and grind to a fine paste.

Olives Chutney

Put all ingredients into a grinder and grind to a fine paste.

Baked Potato Wedges

I prefer baked wedges to the unhealthier fried variation. These go really well with fried fish, grilled chicken, baked/fried lamb cutlets/chops and a side of a salad.

Cucumber Raita

Grate the cucumber and leave in a strainer for a few minutes so the excess water drains out. Whipped the yogurt and add salt, pepper, and mustard. Add the grated cucumb...

Urid (Maash) Daal

An easy recipe for Maash ki Daal. Best served with Beef Kofta Curry and Sweet Chutney.

Tuna & Potato Cutlets

Ever since I tasted cutlets with tuna, I could never go back to just plain potato! This recipe calls for roughly equal portions of tuna and potato and that's what makes it soo...

Fried Prawns

Beat together all the ingredients of the batter until you get a smooth, even texture. Leave for 15-20 minutes in the fridge. Dip the prawns in the batter and deep fry unti...

Fish & Chips

Quick and easy recipe for English-style fish and chips. I prefer to use either Cod.

Mung Bean Noodle Salad

Another recipe I got off a cooking channel. It's the perfect recipe for when you want a healthy salad to go with your meal, but don't want to go with the boring greens yo...

Prawns in Red Sauce

Got this recipe off one of the cooking shows on TV. It's a really simple, very different kind of prawn dish. Give it a shot :)

Mocha Frappe

Does a frappe sound super complicated? Well, it doesn't have to be! Try this simple recipe for an indulgent mocha frappe. Tell me how you like it! :)

Chicken Manchurian

Unlike the ketchup-y Manchurian you get in some restaurants, this recipe for Chicken Manchurian is a good balance of sweet and sour. Best served with Egg Fried Rice.

Egg Fried Rice

A light rice dish that goes well with any Chinese gravy/sideline. With all the vegetables that go into it, I often eat this without anything on the side.

Mashed Potatoes

The perfect recipe for rich, creamy mashed potatoes. Mashed Potatoes can be used as a sideline to different entrees; including steak, fried or grilled fish, roast beef, fried or gr...

Pita Pockets (Nan Patey)

Also known as "Nan Patey". I got this recipe from my cousin. She makes these intricate and yummy snacks whenever we visit. You can have this as a light lunch or even a tea-time sna...

Chicken Burgers

My mother-in-law makes these succulent, tender chicken burgers that I think even a 12-year old could make! Makes 6-8 burgers.

Khattay Aloo

This dish goes very well with Puri. It can also be served with pita bread. This is the kind of meal you would make when you're busy and can't spend too much time in the k...

Chocolate Fudge

A quick and easy recipe for chocolate fudge. It's a treat that both kids and grown-ups will love!

Spaghetti Bolognese

Sick of cooking and eating dry, plain pasta? Want to eat rich, gooey, saucy pasta? Here's an easy recipe to make the perfect Spaghetti Bolognese.

Capsicum Chicken Curry

One of those no-name dishes that my mom seems to have invented. In our household it's referred to as "Chicken Capsicum Cubes" :) This is a good recipe for routine cooking. ...

Lauki Raita

Lauki ka raita is a South Asian condiment made with yogurt to accompany main course combinations like steamed rice, dal, shami kabab. This is a super easy recipe that you can make ...


Hummus is a super quick and easy, versatile dip. You can serve it with BBQ'd seekh kabab and pita bread, or as a chip 'n dip with deep-fried/baked pita triangles, carrots...

Potato Qatli

This is a great 30-minute, easy-to-cook, delicious recipe. Tastes best with chapati.