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Best Kitchen Storage Containers | Gorgeous Canister sets for Kitchen Counter Tops

  Based on the heavy reception of my post – Best Kitchen Items for Indian Cooking, I decided to speak more about my travel experiences to my readers. This time I wanted to share about what all I carried from my home to the US (during the vacations) and then how I managed to store all of those items in my kitchen. These canisters help not just storing but to beautify your kitchen countertops. Whenever guests or neighbors visit your kitchen, they sure will exclaim, ‘hey wowwww…. Where did you get these? ’ Have a special friend whom you wanted to thank or simply send her a gift just to make her happy? These kitchen countertop canisters will do the job perfectly well. Each canister image has an associated link for your easy view and purchase. Celebrate beautifying your kitchen!     Be it you live in the adjacent street or… Continue reading »

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Diwali Snacks, Deepavali Sweets Recipes 2013

Wishing you and your family a very very Happy Diwali. Joy is togetherness. Bring your family together by preparing these delicious snacks and sweets recipes at home this Deepavali! Click image to check on Step-by-Step pictorial guide to make the recipe   Yummy Banana Halwa Recipe – Simple Sweet made with ripe Bananas     Kaju Katli | Kaju Katri | Cashew Burfi | Mundhiri Burfee | Kaju Burfee   Creamy, Ghee-y, Yummy Carrot Halwa Super HIT Mango Pie   Mattri | The Simplest, Easiest, Quickest Snack you can make this Diwali!   Spicy Masala Fried Chana dhal Snack recipe | Roasted split chickpeas | Nei Kadalai Recipe Other snacks which you can make for any evening tea-time! Raw Banana Kola Urundai (Veggie Meatballs/Valaikai Kola Orundai) Recipe Patra (Aloo Che Vadi) Recipe | Steamed fritters using Taro leaves Pakoras with Split Chickpeas (Pakoda reicpe using Kadalai Paruppu) Crispy Finger chips… Continue reading »

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Best Kitchen products for US newbies from India

Times fly very fast. It’s a year and a month since I came to the US. I think nobody forgets their first flying experience, especially if you are a bride travelling alone with heavy duty baggage. Haa… how I wished I travelled light! Since I travelled alone I had to trolley two mammoth check-in suitcases, a tightly zipped hand luggage (which would tear itself out if somebody lifts it fast), handbags, a hand purse and jerkins, all by myself. I felt like I did not have strength to push the trolley even until the check-in counter. It was like pushing two overgrown, utterly adamant boys on a small unfitting trolley. When my turn came to check-in the luggage, the lady in the counter sweetly said ‘Ma’am both your check-in luggage are overweight. Please make changes, and then I will help you’.   I gasped. I was requested to move to… Continue reading »