#19 I Am A Citizen Of The World! And A Falafel Chapati Wrap

It’s May and I can’t believe we have been in Goa for 7 months!  We are leaving in a few days and off to travel for a while, coming back to paradise in the end of August but in between it’s an adventure. It’s funny as Elay really doesn’t want to leave Goa and that makes me happy, he feels at home! i am looking … Continue reading #19 I Am A Citizen Of The World! And A Falafel Chapati Wrap

#18 Yes, It’s Hot In April And Amazing Bharwan Bhindi (Okra)

I love spring, summer and the heat. But this heat is different. It’s April and it’s boiling here in Goa, it’s a different kind of heat. At times it feels like the air doesn’t move a lot and you sweat all day and everywhere to a point where you just don’t care anymore, you let it pour down your neck and get on with the day, … Continue reading #18 Yes, It’s Hot In April And Amazing Bharwan Bhindi (Okra)

#17 It’s Been a While And Some Amazing Tuna Bites

Wow. it’s been a while since i last wrote a new post or a new recipe, i would like to think some people have missed me and anyway, i have missed myself. It’s not that i haven’t been cooking, i’ve just been really busy with lots of changes, decisions, movements and the cooking kind of became a feeding matter. I made food but didn’t have … Continue reading #17 It’s Been a While And Some Amazing Tuna Bites

#15 A Happy New Year And Amazing Chocolate, Cinnamon Rolls

Happy New Year! yes, i know it’s almost mid January now but I can’t actually believe it’s 2018. 2017 has gone so fast and so much has happened, we made a decision, we packed, we moved, we left the familiar and embraced the new, we are learning every day, we are following our dreams, we are meeting new people, we are cooking and eating, we are being challenged and we … Continue reading #15 A Happy New Year And Amazing Chocolate, Cinnamon Rolls

#14 Ayurvedic Jungle Remedies And A Very Comforting Rice

It’s been a really annoying couple of weeks! to say the least. my neighbour Madhuri blames December, she says it’s the last month of the year and lots of accidents happen, i am not sure if there is a blame and it really doesn’t make a difference, it happened. I was trying really hard to practice everything i have been working on in Yoga classes, especially … Continue reading #14 Ayurvedic Jungle Remedies And A Very Comforting Rice

#9 A Coconut Story And a Surprising Bhaji

Let’s talk about coconut! the whole of South Goa is filled with coconut trees, they grow tall and strong and are always full and heavy with coconuts, to a point that sometimes you need to duck if you hear a fall, that might not end well. Saying that, Coconuts mean life for the local Indian community and i can totally get why. The tall trees provide shade from the … Continue reading #9 A Coconut Story And a Surprising Bhaji

#8 Happy Diwali, and a Cabbage Coconut Bhaji

The last week has been all about Diwali, lights and colour and preparation, sweets and Puja, oh my god lots of Puja! Madhuri my neighbor and her mum have been cooking and preparing since monday, lots of traditional sweets and dishes, our house has been decorated with lights and colourful lanterns and i have to admit that i have been feeling very festive. Living in … Continue reading #8 Happy Diwali, and a Cabbage Coconut Bhaji

#5 The Jewish New year and Aubergine Paneer Good Wishes

It is two weeks today since we arrived in Goa and somehow it seems like a life time. The days here fly by, just by living. doing things that make us feel good, cooking, playing, pottering around and going to the beach. I learn something new everyday and it’s an amazing feeling. My new Indian kitchen has a large window and i can hear the train passing by, … Continue reading #5 The Jewish New year and Aubergine Paneer Good Wishes

#4 First week in Goa, Lovely Madhuri and Tamaraindi Fish Curry

wow what a week. Today is a week since we got to Goa, and it’s been an interesting week. We have a lovely house, Elay started school, i have been to the market a hundred times, have bought so many vegetables, road a scooter, went to the beach had loads of power cuts, discovered that red onions and lime are a given in India and met Madhuri. … Continue reading #4 First week in Goa, Lovely Madhuri and Tamaraindi Fish Curry

#3 Goodbye London: The Scottish connection and My Healthy Apple Crumble

Not many people know this but i am half Scottish (the other half i will tell you in another blog- i promise). So scottish from my mothers side and going to Scotland really reminds me of my Mum and Nan. My nan who we called Softy, was such a Scottish lady, with a proper Scottish accent and cooked a lot of Scottish food and she also … Continue reading #3 Goodbye London: The Scottish connection and My Healthy Apple Crumble