Cookies Eggless

Osmania biscuits

“There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” – George Bernard Shaw. The husband spent some time  during his early working years in the city of Hyderabad and has quite a few food memories of the place. The thoughts of the biryanis and haleems haunt him off and on, and on more than a …

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Bars and brownies

Beer brownies #creativecookieexchange

Just when I thought I was running out of things to put into my Brownies! Thanks Laura for this theme for this month’s cookies !  Seriously, it’s no secret that I love making brownies and blondies. And I will stir / swirl anything into them. Nuts and chocolate chips and cream cheese are the usual …

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Bars and brownies Cookies

Passionfruit bars

“In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” – Aristotle. I have several weird manias or hang ups and one of them is passionfruit. I don’t get hold of them often enough and when I do, I go crazy. They fascinate me. Unlike most other fruits, they ripen not when they are plump …

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Cookies Eggless

Anzac cookies #creativecookieexchange

“Lest we forget: It is easy to be human, very hard to be humane”- Mirza Ghalib I absolutely love bake sales so I knew this was a great theme to jump back onto the Creative Cookie Exchange.  You know what else I love. Food that comes with history! So Anzac stands for Australian and New Zealand Army …

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Cakes Frostings and icings layer cakes

Pina colada cake

 “My point is, life is about balance. The good and the bad. The highs and the lows. The pina and the colada.”- Ellen Degeneres . Yup… I know. Too long between posts. Too much happening, life s changing – I am still trying to keep up with it. And it took the third anniversary of the …

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Cakes layer cakes

Boston cream pie !

“In Boston they ask, how much does he know? In New York, how much is he worth? In Philadelphia, who were his parents?” – Mark Twain. Yup, its called a pie but its really cake ! Wikipedia tells me it is because this cake came into being a long time back when cakes and pies were …

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