Want to bake something sweet for your loved one on Valentine’s Day ? Roses are red, chocolate is divine and hearts are pure romance, all the essentials to the perfect Valentine’s Day Mini Cake. These… More
Welcome to the “Land of Kings ” – Rajasthan.
Rajasthan is a true state of contrasts, and Rajasthan travel reflects that !
Jaipur – ” The Pink City ”
Udaipur – The “City of Lakes” or “Venice of the East”
Jodhpur – ” The Blue City ”
Rajasthani culture & interiors are beyond a superficial level.
Ever felt excited on hearing about the maharajas and maharanis of Rajasthan ?. Dreamt about the palaces they lived in, the way they decorated their interiors and led a luxurious life ?. Bright and beautiful is what we can describe Rajasthani décor with !!
Rajasthani culture is famous not only for its tradition but also for its beautiful interior designs and printings on walls which depict the tales of the folks. We of course cannot bring back those times for you but we can try to help you make your place a royal Rajasthani piece of art. Continue reading “Rajasthani Interiors – Padhro Mhare Desh!!”
There is no need to sacrifice flavor for healthiness with these vitamin-packed, Healthy Baked Carrot Fingure Fries! These carrot fries are loaded with all the health benefits of carrots and all of the tastiness of fries – that’s a win-win in my book! 🙂 They are baked and not fried ! But they taste fried ! Guilt-free, and fried-free, fries that taste like delicious sweet potato fries! Hurray ! Continue reading “Baked Carrot Fingure Fries 🍟”
The date 14th January, everyone eagerly waits for it. An auspicious occasion i.e. Makar Sankranti is celebrated on this day at various places of India with different names and significance but with high spirit. It’s an important festival of the Hindus. Continue reading “Makar Sankranti / Uttrayan – Kites to Bonfire the various flavours of Makar Sankranti all over India”
My girls are on watch for a windy day perfect for Uttaryan. Until then, we have some colourful paper kites decorating on windows .This is a super-easy, no mess crafts great for little ones and big kids as well ! Continue reading “Paper Kites – Let’s Fly High 🎈”
Let your creativity soar this Makar Sankranti OR Uttrayan with these perfect DIY Craft ! These kiting ideas are guaranteed to elicit peals of laughter and fun and are perfect ways for kids to experience the spirit of Sankranti. Save a trip to a fancy art store with this DIY craft, which will have you and your family making stunning kites from scratch.
Here’s a simple and fun paper kite Maker that is perfect as well as useful.
- Empty Cereal Box or any cardstock paper
- A Satin Ribbon
- Marker pens
- Cut the cardstock into 2 identical kite shapes.
- Cut the satin ribbon into a strip.
- Place the ribbon between 2 diamond shapes and glue them all together.
- Use a marker pen and draw any design you like.
- Take a satin ribbon and tie it at the end
This is how it looks when i used it as Tag 🙂
” Dont Go with the Flow , Be the Flow “
Try out this different design bookmarker
Til Papdi or caramelized sesame seeds is a sweet prepared in India for the winter festivals like Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri etc. Variety of sesame seed sweets are made and exchanged in various parts of India during winters and especially for the festivals of Sankranti/Lohri.
The names of the festivals and the way they are celebrated differs throughout the country. Only practice common is to eat sesame seeds on the festival day. Sesame seeds are high in iron and calcium and also helps in lowering cholesterol levels. Roasting the sesame seeds lightly adds the crunch to til papdi.
Just the mention of corn and cheese makes this starter worth a try, because this duo is a great hit with people of all age groups. Allow the peppy, cheesy corn mixture to cool well, otherwise you will not be able to shape it. Once that step is through, then the Corn Cheese Balls are easy to prepare. You will love the crisp, golden coloured appearance of this starter, which comes out so perfectly thanks to the coating of bread crumbs. It is so visually appealing and scrumptious to bite into that this item will be wiped off in no time tough competition for the other starters you serve ! Continue reading “Cheese Corn Balls”
As this month I am focusing on empty spaces, here is a DIY idea to turn drab looking bamboo placemats into fab ones. Here is a easy & quick way to dress up some placemates First, I figured out that the color of the placemats has to be changed and secondly I didn’t like the plain look of them so something extra has to be added to the placemats. Do you want to see…have a look! Okay! now let’s get started with today’s DIY. Continue reading “Recycled – Placemates”
It’s Create and Share day! This month, i decided to use rope! Check out this amazing rope project being shared today at the end of my post. You will definitely find a project you love. I decided to create a DIY Inspired African Jute Planter! This DIY jute planter is so easy to create.