Health & Wellness

Holiday Cooking and Entertaining!

Holiday Cooking and Entertaining!

Christmas cake, persimmon cake, gluten-free desserts and the correct wine to be served with Indian food to get you through busy party times! Craving Indian-style fruit cake over Christmas? Or, are you looking for recipes to use the persimmons overflowing on grocery...
A Cookbook for Healthy Living – Deepa’s Secrets

A Cookbook for Healthy Living – Deepa’s Secrets

We live in an era where mass media is utilized for Mass Interpersonal Persuasion. As early as 1938, Orson Welles caused nationwide panic with his realistic over-the-radio rendition of a Martian invasion of Earth when he narrated War of the Worlds by H.G.Wells....
A Cookbook for Healthy Living – Deepa’s Secrets

A Cookbook for Healthy Living – Deepa’s Secrets

We live in an era where mass media is utilized for Mass Interpersonal Persuasion. As early as 1938, Orson Welles caused nationwide panic with his realistic over-the-radio rendition of a Martian invasion of Earth when he narrated War of the Worlds by H.G.Wells....
Saying it with Thanks – New Thanksgiving Recipes

Saying it with Thanks – New Thanksgiving Recipes

In early September, I joined my husband as he went back to his village in Palakkad, Kerala, after a ten year hiatus. He had grown up in Palakkad in a large joint family with his grandmother, mother, brother and sisters along with several uncles, aunts and cousins,...
Feel Panic With Natural Disasters

Feel Panic With Natural Disasters

Q. The recent hurricanes, floods, droughts and earthquakes have been quite disturbing for me to witness and learn about. I find myself feeling afraid, confused and pretty despondent when I see such large scale calamities. I am grateful that I am safe and my family...
An Invisible Storm: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

An Invisible Storm: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The swish of a pink, wet tongue on my face, “Wake up mommy, it’s all okay,”—I had fainted and I woke up lying on the rug with my furry friend licking my face. I put out my arms to embrace him. He knew that I would soon be on the couch, patiently waiting for the sun to...