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Chatpati recipes for chatpata season

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With the monsoon magic on.....and the magical pitpat sound of pouring rain.....it's time to indulge in mouth watering recipes (hot, chatpata and healthy).....so here we come with few recipes to satisfy the urge.......
TANGY BASIL TOMATO SOUP
Preparation time:   45 min Serves                   :   4 People
Ingredients: 500gm – Tomatoes 2 to 3 pieces of Carrots 14 Basil Leaves 2 to 3 cloves 4 to 5 Red Kashmiri Chilies 2 to 3 spoons Fresh cream 2 spoons of butter Salt and Pepper to taste
Recipe: Boil Tomatoes, Basil leaves, Cloves, Carrots and Red chilies in cooker . Once boiled grind it and strain it nicely. In pan put butter, once heated add crushed tomato puree. Add salt and pepper to taste and let it boil for 10 minutes and your soup is ready. Garnish it with Fresh cream and Basil leaves and serve hot.
Mix Vegetables with Paneer 

Preparation Time:  30 Minutes Serves                   :   4 people
Ingredients: 1 small bowl boiled carrots 1 small bowl boiled potatoes 1 small bowl boiled capsicum All cut…

Pit Pit Patter Of The Raindrops...

The evening was round the corner. The skies casted the gloomy shadows making the ambiance all the more dull. I was waiting at the entrance of the society  for my daughter to come home from the school. Suddenly it started raining. Good Lord!!! I had an umbrella ready with me. By the time I opened the umbrella, a bus came to a screeching halt, splashing some water over me. Oh no....I don't want to get wet at this hour, my mind sulked....
But then something was to change... Here came my bubbly bundle, all full of energy, in spite of spending five good hours at school! With her usual grin she chirped...
Barish aai cham cham cham, Lekar chata nikale hum, Pair fisal gaye, Gir gaye hum, Niche chata uper hum.....
Then she busted in her usual hearty laughter. It turned out to be the Midas touch. Suddenly my heart was filled with the sunshine of the happiness. 
As we marched towards, our building, my daughter waived to our neighbouring couple. Both of them seemed to be lost in their own world. As I…

The Beginning

Another calendar day was about to be over. It was just another usual busy day for everyone...especially for some Queens. As the evening descended, Queens along with their lil prince and princess were spotted in the play area. For some Queens it was a long day at work and for some it was a hectic day at home. It was this twilight time that the Queens and their pride enjoyed  play time and chit chat....

Every single day when they met, they would discuss about an empty feeling that was rooted somewhere deep within. This very 'something missing in life', bothered them a lot. Every Queen was a talented lady and they came from a diverse spheres like banking and finance, physiotherapy, health and medicine, cooking, software, art and craft to name a few. All the Queens, at the same time, were dutifully and diligently discharging their duties in the capacity of either a mother or a wife or a daughter or a daughter in law or aunt or an employee, etc etc

When they grew closer to each other…