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Does Blogging about your personal life mean you are seeking attention? and Pasta in Basic tomato sauce.

Its been sometime, since i blogged, sometimes its difficult to talk about your life in an open blog. I have heard various reactions over the past few days on people who blog about their personal life, and was wondering if this is all about attention seeking. Yes I want to connect to strangers through my […]

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How to cook Pasta in minutes

Pasta is the most convenient meal for me, I cook it at least once a week. I have 2 stereotype version which I make.Also my maid is missing in action(kiski nazar lag gayee hai). So I might be doing more cooking this week. Pasta in cheesy white sauce(with lots of pepper). Pasta in a tomato […]

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Fish Cutlet (just moved to posterous)

Ingredients  Onions tomatoes green chilly red chilli powder turmeric powder Maida Fish of your liking Shred Fish micorwaue it. Mix all the ingredients,shallow fry and voila the Fish Cutlet are ready Listen to the audio version for the story behind the fish cutlet. BTW have now moved my blog from typepad to posterous, this posterous […]

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Chicken Stew Mallu Style

I have been eating outside food for last so many days, so cooking a Stew felt so good. A great meal in itself. Ingredients: 2 tetrapacks of Dabur Hommade Thick coconut milk 2 table spoons Ginger garlic paste 2 large onions cut into medium sized squares 1 small carrot diced 4-5 french beans, slit into […]

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Spinach and Mint Juice There is no disease only stress – Manoj Nayak Anytime I have an ailment I check the internet for answers. I use the Iphone application of this website (http://www.webmd.com/) to check my symptoms, and each and every time, i come across , there is no cure for this disease but you […]

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TOOR DAAL RECIPE

Ingredients: 1 cup Tuvar (Toor) Daal1 Pinch Turmeric PowderSalt To Taste1 Lemons1/2 tsp Jaggery1 Pinch Asafoetida1 tbsp Ghee2 Dry Red Chillies1/4 tsp Cumin Seeds3 Garlic Cloves Preparation: Pressure cook tuvar dal with sufficient water and turmeric powder. Mash the dal, after it has been cooked. Chop the garlic cloves finely. Heat the ghee in a […]

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Make coffee the painful way.

I learnt to make coffee the painful way courtsey my girlfriend .Ironically it’s called a expresso. Some like to endure pain (physical or mental) , some like to be a pain . Here I started listening to the audio book ‘tipping point’ by malcom galdwel lovely book. It us a must read for any marketer […]

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Rajma Chawal

Holi D ay i thought since my maid is on chutti, i would try to make something myself, i have been planning to make Rajma, since a long time, and got a recipe from my true blue punju friend.Cooking is so therapeutic, smelling the aroma of onions cooking, the spices and finally the food, can […]

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Making white sauce in a micro

Hey one of my friend Nandita who runs a very popular blog, told me how to make white sauce in a micro,here is how it goes just melt butter first, for 30 seconds then add 2 tbsp of maida, micro for 1 min, then one more. then add 1 cup milk, micro for 3 minutes. […]

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Mushroom in white sauce

I like simple food, what i mean is i like all the flavors and ingredients to balance itself, not a single taste should be overpowering, I want spinach to taste like spinach, i prefer the veggies slightly undercooked,and very less oil/butter. Here a simple recipe, inspired by karen Anand somewhat. Ingredients MushroomSpinachShredded boiled or microwaved […]

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