Category Archives: Celebrating Festivals

Diwali Dinner at Vijay & Priya’s

Last weekend we were invited to celebrate Diwali at friends/family Vijay and Priya’s. It was a cool October evening for a wonderful dinner celebrating the Indian festival of lights. With delectable food, and guys and gals all decked in their colorful Indian fineries it was a fabulous evening filled with festive foods, lots of laughter, and fun conversations. Here is a look at our beautiful evening at Vijay and Priya’s.

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Mother’s Day Flowers

Hello and Happy Monday! I hope you treated your Mom to a special day yesterday. My Sunday was relaxing and chill. After delivering homemade bouquets to all my friends few days earlier, I received lots of flowers in return. For a flower gal like me, Mother’s Day flowers are the best 💐💐😀. I was also treated to brunch and dinner made by my girls. A delicious creamy polenta baked with spring veggies for brunch, veggie stir fried rice for dinner, and a sweet blueberry cake for dessert. All in all it was a perfect Mother’s Day 💕.

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Happy Lunar New year! The Year of the Ox 2021

I know there aren’t any Lunar New Year parades or celebrations to go to this year but that doesn’t mean it can’t be festive. Making homemade dumplings with the family is one sure way of enjoying time together while celebrating Lunar New Year which is the Year of the Ox in 2021. Here are a few tried out Asian inspired recipes that will surely make Lunar New Year fun at home. Given them a try!

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