Oil Pulling- A Habit that Can Transform Your Oral Health!

Oil pulling is a traditional home remedy that has been used extensively for centuries in India. Its popularity has risen to high levels. It is an ancient Ayurvedic remedy for detoxification. It has become a modern trend since the 90s. It is also known as oil swishing. According to the history if done regularly oil […]

Sleep Your Way To A Better Health!

Let us start with a story, and see if you can relate… “It all started back in college. I was studying-working-and staying up late watching Netflix! My jam-packed schedule during the day did not leave any room for entertainment, so I started (unknowingly of course) sacrificing a few hours of sleep to watch TV. Few […]

Vegetarian Diet Series: Science-Backed Health Benefits Of Vegetarian Diet.

Once upon a time, they did a 20 year long extensive and intensive study on people in China and found out that (amongst numerous other things) that people who avoided eating meats and animal products and ate predominantly grains, fruits, and vegetables tend to enjoy longer and healthier life! Boom! The world went gaga and […]

RUSHICHI BHAJI- A NUTRITIOUS WAY TO CELEBRATE GANESHOTSAV

“RUSHICHI BHAJI” athavla ka kahi? (Did you remember?). If not, here I am to make you nostalgic about our tradition and it’s health benefits. Ganeshotsava is my favorite festival for years. But apart from modak, the recipe which ruled my heart during this festival was “RUSHICHI BHAJI”. Yes, you heard it right. Well, I am […]

Slimming and Anti-ageing, Are Red Chillies Really A Super Spice?

Fell in love as soon as I laid my eyes on them! They were homegrown, they were freshly plump and their bright red color was singing a siren song to me… Just look at ’em! Gorgeous! Some Peppery Trivia- Have you ever felt so strongly about any food or ingredient before? Ever seen a bhaji […]

Estrogen Deficiency: Everything You Need To Know About It!

Mood Swings is the major problem most of us women suffer from. Now there can be many reasons for mood swings like. Menopause, Puberty, Pregnancy, Stress, Side effects of medication, Chemical imbalance or it could just be a natural mood swing which lasts for a shorter time and occurs rarely. But if you have frequent […]

5 Practical Solutions to Beat Plastic Pollution!

(: (ʇxǝʇ sᴉɥʇ pɐǝɹ oʇ uʍop ǝpᴉsdn uǝǝɹɔs ǝuoɥd ɹnoʎ ƃuᴉuɹnʇ ʎq ʞooʇ ʇsnɾ noʎ ǝuo ǝɥʇ ǝʞᴉl) ¡uoᴉʇɔ∀ u∀ ǝʞɐ┴ ‘ǝƃuɐɥƆ ∀ ʇnoq∀ ƃuᴉɹq o┴ (¿ɐᴉʇɹǝuᴉ ɟo ʍɐl ǝɥʇ ɹǝqɯǝɯǝɹ) spɹoʍ ʇsnɾ ɥʇᴉʍ ʇɥƃnoɹq ǝq ʇouuɐɔ ǝƃuɐɥƆ ¡ɯǝɥʇ ǝƃuɐɥɔ noʎ ssǝlun ǝƃuɐɥɔ ʇ,uop sƃuᴉɥ┴   “Plastic is suffocating our planet…!” We have all been […]

Indian Traditional Mango Recipes: The South India Expedition!

Though most often feared, mangoes have great regard in our mythology. Apart from enjoying it as a fruit, mangoes are used in preparations of pickles, curries, raita, dals throughout the country. Here we shall explore few uncommon, traditionally prepared mango dishes in the southern half of the country namely, Tamilians, Keralites, Andhras, Kannada, Maharashtrians, Gujaratis, […]

Black Jamun [Part II]: Health Benefits & Recipes Takeaway…

In the previous part, we learned about how the Jamun fruit, as well as seeds, could help manage diabetes. In this part, we will explore other benefits this fruit has to offer and also some desi preparations.  Amongst them, is a common beverage called Kala-khatta, a spicy, tangy beverage and a preferred ‘gola’ (Indian ice […]