Posted in November 2012

Spicy Butternut Squash Mac n’ Cheese

Spicy Butternut Squash Mac n’ Cheese

THANKSGIVING – Aside from giving thanks for what you have, “Turkey Day” is well known for devouring copious amounts of comfort food, sipping plenty of drinks, watching football and bonding time with family and friends.  We hosted Thanksgiving at our place this year.  Given that I love to cook and bake it had to happen eventually!  Since … Continue reading

Diwali – Saffron Milk Patties (or “Pedha’s)

Diwali – Saffron Milk Patties (or “Pedha’s)

I couldn’t let Diwali go by without doing a post on at least one Indian Sweet as sweets are commonly utilized in the worshipping of Laxmi (Hindu Goddess of Wealth and Prosperity) and Ganesh (Lord of Beginning and Remover of Obstacles) during prayer on Diwali.  For those who don’t know Diwali also known as the “Festival … Continue reading

Pumpkin Filo Rolls

Pumpkin Filo Rolls

  This is the 2nd pumpkin recipe I tried out during the time off after Super storm Sandy.  I decided to post this recipe even though we are halfway thru November because it’s still fall and I’m all about the pumpkin flavor! Also this morning on my way to work I saw a few trees … Continue reading

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin Cheesecake

I could not let October go by without posting a few recipes that have pumpkin in it as I love this time of the year when you can get pretty much anything pumpkin flavored.  Usually I love decorating for all holidays Halloween included, but for some reason I wasn’t into it this year. I guess … Continue reading