Monthly Archives: November 2015

The classic bread pudding without the classic calories!!

Dear fellow bloggers and readers, A belated Happy Thanksgiving to all of you! I hope you all had a marvelous Thanksgiving as we did at our house. Our daughter, who is an avid cook herself, takes charge of the Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Hot and sour paalak (spinach) with peanuts: gluten free,vegan.

As we move inexorably towards …dare I say the word, “winter”, heart warming soups, stews and curries reign supreme at the dinner table at our  house. I don’t know about you, but somewhere around mid-October, as the crisp New England air ushers in … Continue reading

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Apple-cinnamon-flaxseed kefir: Is kefir the new super food??!

Powering up on probiotics: With the media spotlight on the microbiome, and “friendly bacteria”, as discussed in my post  from October 30th, probiotics are quickly emerging as the new buzz word in health related conversations everywhere. So what exactly are probiotics? The most commonly accepted … Continue reading

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