Sweet Lassi

Good morning everyone, Sweet lassi is a very sweet treat for hot days.  I particularly enjoy the flavours of the saffron and the rose water in this drink, which are earthy and refreshing at the same time. If you can't find rose water or don't like it's flavour, you can substitute 1/2 teaspoon of cardamom … Continue reading Sweet Lassi


Strawberry Lassi

Good morning everyone, My son hates these.  Hates them.  He cannot stomach yogourt.  That's okay, I remember that when I was his age I would have walked barefoot across the Atlantic to avoid yogourt.  His taste buds will change. For the rest of us though, yogourt based smoothies (lassi) are a wonderful way to cool … Continue reading Strawberry Lassi

Mango Lassi

Good evening everyone, Lassis are yogourt based smoothies, perfect for cooling off on hot days.  One of my favourites is mango lassi because mango.  How do you go wrong with that? This is a refreshing drink which also helps us get enough calcium and protein in our diets, thanks to the yogourt, though we are … Continue reading Mango Lassi

OMG The Food : Chai

Good morning everyone,It's been less than three weeks since I arrived at my second home in Canada from my trip to my other home in India.  I spent the first week battling jet lag, resting, restoring my bedroom after having surrendered it to an awesome future law student while I was away (thanks Pat!). I … Continue reading OMG The Food : Chai