Celebrate Holi this year with colorful flavors – Thandai Cupcakes!

Holi , celebrated during spring is one of the biggest ,vibrant, high – spirited and lively festivals celebrated in India with splish-splash of colorful water and coloring each other’s faces with the Gulal.

No Indian festival can be complete without the delicacies! Based on the region ,there is a varied range of sweets and delicacies that are prepared to celebrate Holi!

Thandai is a favorite all –over India!

It tastes absolutely heavenly! It is a cold drink prepared with a mixture of almonds, pistachios,fennel seeds, watermelon seeds, rose petals, cardamom,cinnamon, saffron, milk and sugar .But it is Fennel (Saunf) which gives it a super –refreshing and rejuvenating feel.
This Holi I combined the traditional Indian zesty flavors of Thandai with every tempting and scrumptious cupcakes – Thandai Cupcakes with Rose and vanilla buttercream! Continue reading


Sweet little footsteps of joy and blissful beginnings


Aren’t these baby footsteps cookies in shades of pastel pink and blue and white totally delightful! Any parents-to-be would be totally pleased when showered with these winsome cookies!

I made this for a colleague when he announced that they were expecting their first little bundle of joy.Coincidently I was expecting a baby too! And all this double excitement gave birth to these overly cute cookies!

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All aboard the wonderful and whimsical jungle safari!

Hey you party animal!
Are you planning your baby’s birthday party or a novel theme for your next event , nothing is more fun than a jungle safari party!
From tiger-striped cookies to fancy cake topped with monkeys,giraffes and tigers, we can’t get enough!
If you’re feeling the call of the wild, check out the gorgeous and whimsical jungle safari theme party combo by CAKE D’OR and go bananas!

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