Cook with Me: Aam ka Panna Recipe – Raw Mango Cooler

A yummy cooler for the terribly hot summers…. My favourite drink!   Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 25 mins   Serves: 2 bottles Ingredients 1. 4 medium sized raw mangoes                            2. 5-6 green cardamoms, crushed or powdered   3. 4-5 black pepper, crushed or powdered (optional)   4. 2…

Cook With Me: Claypot Chicken Rice

INGREDIENTS Rice (washed and soaked for about 15 mins)……..1 cup Water………………………………………………………….2 cups Chicken, chopped…………………………………………250g Button Mushrooms ……………………………………….100 g (optional) Dark soy sauce……………………………………………..2 tsp Oyster sauce…………………………………………………2 tbsp Light soy sauce………………………………………………3 tbsp (optional) Ginger…………………………………………………………..2 knobs (about the size of two thumbs) Salt to taste INSTRUCTIONS 1. Make ginger juice by grating ginger into a bowl of two…

May 2014 FabBag

A bit late, but better late than never! Had a health scare with my little one, but now all is well…..   So here’s how my FabBag for may 2014 looked:               Well, couldn’t show you the bag (coloured yellow and black), since my brother loved it and nicked…

DIY: Green Tea Face Toner

I have been using this green tea face toner for a week now and I love it!   What you need:   1.                             2.         3.       4. After cooling, pour into :             …

Product Review:Maybelline Color Show Nail Polish

  Maybelline Colorshow Nail Polish has been around for a while, but I have come around to reviewing it only now.     Product Claim: Make a bold style statement with Maybelline New York’s Color Show nail color range. With trendy, super stylish shades, these nail colors add oodles of attitude to your overall look….

DIY: Chocolate Wrap at Home

Today, I’ll share with you an quick pick-me-up home facial. I love to this whenever I’m not in the mood for using commercial products. I do this quick facial wrap as a short cut to glowy skin within half an hour. Whenever I have treated myself to this face wrap, I’ve always received a lot…

New Product Launch: L’Or Lumiere from L’Oreal Paris, India

Sonam Kapoor recently unveiled the make up collection for the Festival de Cannes 2014 – L’Or Lumiere – by cosmetics major L’Oreal Paris. The looks have been created by L’Oréal Paris Beauty Expert, Namrata Soni. The L’Or Lumiere collection is inspired by the purest of the elements, ‘Gold’ and the coming of the spring season. Products…

DIY: Chase Away Stubborn Dandruff!!

Sometimes, all it takes is a couple of ingredients from our kitchen to treat yourself to brilliant solutions to persistent problems. Let us look at one of the most widespread hair related problem people over the world suffer from. DANDRUFF!! I wonder how many treatments, shampoos, lotions etc we have all tried to keep this…