Great recipes from FoodLifeAndMoney. These recipes have been tested in our kitchen so many times so you don’t have to. Make them in your kitchen knowing that you will love them!


Hot and Sweet Instant Lemon Pickle Recipe

This hot and sweet instant lemon pickle is super easy to make and you don’t have to wait for summer to make it. It takes about 10 minutes and is super delicious. You have to store this pickle in the refrigerator since it has water. This instant lemon pickle lasts in a refrigerator for a

Building a vegetable garden – A step-by-step approach

In the spring of 2020, we built a vegetable garden in our backyard. I created this post with step-by-step instructions in the hopes that it helps you think through the process of creating your own kitchen garden. Please let me know in the comments if you have any questions. Visit our youtube channel for a

Narali Bhat Recipe | Sweet Coconut Rice Recipe

This Narali bhat recipe is easy and the great thing about narali bhat is that you can have it as breakfast or main course or even as dessert. Naral means coconut and bhat is rice so the literal translation of narali bhat is coconut rice. We have adapted our recipe to make it into an

Patolya and Ukadiche Modak Recipe| Sweet Rice Dumplings Recipe

Ukadiche modak recipe is often made for Ganesh Chaturthi as prasad for Ganpati bappa. These are similar to dumplings in appearance but made with a gluten-free rice flour covering instead of all-purpose flour. The filling is made with coconut and jaggery. The dumplings are steamed for about 15 minutes and served with generous amounts of

Eggless Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe

Pineapple upside down cake is my favorite cake to bake. I made it this year for my daughter’s birthday. She was so excited to bake and wanted to help me with it. The great thing about this cake is that is looks perfectly decorated and needs no fancy frosting. The prep time is literally 15

Tandoori Chicken Recipe without Oven or Tandoor

Tandoori chicken is a very easy recipe, and very healthy too. Traditionally, this recipe is made in a clay oven, also known as tandoor. In cities, people use an oven. Our recipe doesn’t require an oven or tandoor. It can be made on a stove-top in a cast iron grilling pan. To give it an

Palak Paneer Recipe

Palak paneer is a very easy recipe made with spinach and Indian cottage cheese. It has a mild flavor and is very kid friendly. So easy to make that you can make it in 15 to 20 minutes. You should be able to find all ingredients for this recipe at your local international market or

Shahi Paneer Recipe

Shahi paneer is an Indian recipe made with paneer or Indian cottage cheese. The gravy is creamy and delicious. We used cashew nuts to thicken it but you can also use blanched almonds. Adding heavy whipping cream is entirely optional but it definitely adds to the richness of this restaurant-style shahi paneer recipe.   Tips

Digestive Sol Kadhi Recipe

Sol kadhi is a 5 minute No Cook, Digestive and Immunity booster, cool refreshing drink. You may consume it with rice as any other curry. Main ingredient is Kokum or mangosteen herb which is a tropical summer fruit. This herb/fruit is dried and consumed year round. It has a beautiful tangy flavor and many delicious

Goan/Konkani-style Pan-Fried Pomfret Fish Recipe

This fried fish recipe can be had as main course or split as an appetizer. Very easy to make, it is a perfect recipe for a relaxed evening. Crispy on the outside & soft and flaky on the inside! You can pair it with a glass of Prosecco. A must explore recipe if you are