Category: Food and Nutrition

  • Immunity booster foods to fight the coronavirus

    Immunity booster foods to fight the coronavirus

    Along came a virus and wreaked devastation on the world like never before. We all live in the era of the pandemic today. Coronavirus and its implications have impacted personal lives and health and have brought world economies down to its knees. Never before had the world come to a standstill. There have been pandemics […]

  • Republished | Exploring Dubai (Part 1) | Food Culture

    Republished | Exploring Dubai (Part 1) | Food Culture

    Originally published on March 11, 2018 Other articles by Lauren Food Culture in Dubai The City of Gold. My home in the dessert for two glorious, sweltering years. The place where I met the love of my life, turned some strangers into friends, and also where I realized how much I loved food. Habibi – […]

  • Republished | Top ten street foods that you must try in Bombay

    Republished | Top ten street foods that you must try in Bombay

    Originally published on January 20, 2018 Other articles by Saakhi  Bombay- the city that never sleeps, the city with an insatiable appetite for dreams, the city with a pulsating vibe. This fantastic city grows on you, becomes a part of your soul and the culture runs through your veins, as it makes you its own. […]

  • How to deal with depression

    How to deal with depression

    What is Depression: Depression is defined as a mental health disorder characterized by persistently depressed mood or loss of interest in activities, causing significant impairment in daily life. In simple words, a state of low mood and aversion to activity where one is unable to experience a healthy mental well-being, the simple joys of life, […]

  • Confidence Tricks That Will Fool Everyone

    Confidence Tricks That Will Fool Everyone

    Confidence is somewhat elusive. For some, confidence comes naturally, but for many it’s harder to attain – especially in unfamiliar situations. Whether you lack confidence in your professional life or in social settings, giving your confidence level a boost can dramatically change the way people perceive you. Friendly reminder: You decide how you put yourself […]

  • How to get rid of Acne quickly and effectively.

    How to get rid of Acne quickly and effectively.

    Acne- If there ever was the biggest enemy of womankind, it would certainly be Acne. The most troublesome, frustrating, and stubborn enemy, at that. But, what is Acne? Acne/Pimples Medical news Today defines it as – Acne is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition that causes spots and pimples, especially on the face, shoulders, back, neck, […]

  • Hidden gems in Goa

    Hidden gems in Goa

    Goa: The emerald silhouetted by pristine coastlines running along the majestic Arabian sea, adorned by the lush green Palm trees all around, and quaint little shacks, is a favorite holiday destination for most Indians, as well as travelers from all over the world. Whether it’s the affordable food and beer and late night parties at […]

  • Exploring Dubai (Part 1) | Food Culture

    Exploring Dubai (Part 1) | Food Culture

    Food Culture in Dubai The City of Gold. My home in the dessert for two glorious, sweltering years. The place where I met the love of my life, turned some strangers into friends, and also where I realized how much I loved food. Habibi – Dubai is heaven on earth for a foodie! Yalla, let’s […]

  • Indian summer salads

    Indian summer salads

    1. Kuchumber salad This favourite Indian salad is perfect for summers. It has such fresh and tart flavours, and my personal favourite to snack on anytime. Ingredients: 1 small onion- finely chopped. 2 tomatoes- chopped small 1 big cucumber- chopped small 1 green chilly or as per your wish – finely chopped and deseeded if […]

  • Exploring India Through the Eyes of a South African: Indian Food Culture

    Exploring India Through the Eyes of a South African: Indian Food Culture

    Indian cuisine is ancient, distinct, and steeped in tradition. A fusion of ethnic influences, much like the country itself. It reflects an 8,000-year history of various cultures interacting with the subcontinent, leading to a multiplicity of flavours and provincial dishes unearthed in present-day India. Cuisine contrasts across India’s regions as a result of variation in […]

  • Recipe | Gajar Ka Halwa

    Recipe | Gajar Ka Halwa

    Gajar ka halwa – The quintessential sweet dish for winters, being one of the healthiest, thanks to the nutritional qualities of a Carrot. Counted as one of the super foods, Carrot, has amazing health and skin benefits. They are beneficial for a good vision, a healthy heart, stronger immune system, digestion, as well as improving […]

  • Popular Indian Restaurants in Singapore

    Popular Indian Restaurants in Singapore

    Popular Indian Restaurant in Singapore: A melting pot of different cultures, blending in together to create a fascinating and vibrant group of people, and giving birth to varied cuisines and opulent styles inspired by them. Impeccably designed, Singapore is known for an artificially created perfection. However, the heart and soul of Singapore lie in the […]

  • Indian Cuisines and Food in South Africa

    Indian Cuisines and Food in South Africa

    Indian Cuisines and Food in South Africa South Africa is a cultural hub and our food is influenced by every ethnicity. The Indian community is no exception! Indian cuisine tantalizes thousands of taste buds with every bite! But what happened when Indians came to South Africa? Some of the best introductions to South African cuisine! […]

  • Top ten street foods that you must try in Bombay

    Top ten street foods that you must try in Bombay

    Bombay- the city that never sleeps, the city with an insatiable appetite for dreams, the city with a pulsating vibe. This fantastic city grows on you, becomes a part of your soul and the culture runs through your veins, as it makes you its own. I love Bombay, my gluttonous appetite is whetted by its […]

  • Think before you throw away the Banana peel

    Think before you throw away the Banana peel

    On a lighter note, think before you toss the banana peel because somebody could slip on a banana peel and go for a toss! But there is another side to the hidden benefits of the banana peel. Before you toss the banana peel into the trash can, think again. You are throwing away something that […]