Ayurveda

Ayurveda: The Science of Life

What is Ayurveda? Ayurveda is traditional Indian medicine and is the most ancient system of medicine known to humankind. It is believed to be at least 5000 years old but some say it’s even older. Therefore, often called as “the Mother of Medicine” and is recognised by World Health Organisation as alternative medicine. Ayurveda is… Continue reading Ayurveda: The Science of Life

Book Reviews

Indian Home Cooking by Ajoy Joshi and Jan Purser

Book Review: Indian Home Cooking by Ajoy Joshi and Jan Purser You have seen the cover and I know what you’re thinking: this is not a vegetarian cookbook. And you’re absolutely right; it’s not. However, I actually own quite a few non-vegetarian cookbooks and I use them, too! How is that possible? Well, I use… Continue reading Indian Home Cooking by Ajoy Joshi and Jan Purser

All Recipes · Main Dishes

Vegetarian Chorizo Pizza for Eurovision 2016

Yesterday, I was forced by my husband to get out of the house and buy some ingredients from The Cruelty Free Shop in Glebe. There are reasons for this... The reason number one: I have been couped up at home, rehearsing for Open Mic Night at The Vanguard or in Big Music Studios with the… Continue reading Vegetarian Chorizo Pizza for Eurovision 2016

All Recipes · Appetizer/Starter

Deviled Eggs with Avocado

Deviled Eggs with Avocado Deviled eggs are simple yet elegant starters and can be added to any type of appetizer platter without much trouble. They just play well with the other kids. They are also easy to make. Especially, if you boil and refrigerate the eggs overnight. The classic deviled egg recipe uses the actual… Continue reading Deviled Eggs with Avocado