19 August 2019 Lorraine

I hope you all had an amazing weekend. I certainly did, we had a late Raksha Bandhan celebration. Every year my sister-in-law comes over to tie a Rakhi (a sacred thread which signifies a sister’s wish for her brother’s happiness and prosperity) on my husband’s wrist. Raksha Bandan is a celebration of the bond between a brother and sister. We had a reason to indulge in all our favourite dishes, this Vegetable Pilaf being one of them. Who doesn’t love a good Pilaf! This Vegetable Pilaf reminds me of Hindu Weddings or should I say Hindu Weddings back in the…

10 August 2019 Lorraine

This Easy Seafood Akni is definitely a One-Pot Wonder. It’s one of those dishes that my hubby loves coming home to. I guess because it’s such a warm, comforting dish. It’s a dish that’s bursting with flavor and a great dish to serve to your guests too. What’s better than a bowl of steaming rice loaded with fresh seafood. If I could I would fill up my blog with only One-Pot dishes, that’s how much I love them. Biryani and Akni are very similar. I really cannot tell you much about Akni. All I know is that when I cook…

5 August 2019 Lorraine

Hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I had a great weekend, it was relaxing. My little one decided he want to learn archery, I don’t know what’s this new obsession with this sport. Perhaps too many Super Hero movies…lol!  He’s been pestering my hubby to enrol him at the archery club. Finally he did, so he goes with dad on Sunday mornings and the 18 year old was also away.  I had the house all to myself, pure bliss. I love having a few hours to myself but instead of relaxing, guess what I was up to. Cooking and…