Cooking Class for the Newcomers-Encore Club of Short Hills and Millburn

The Newcomers-Encore Club is a social club open to all residents of Short Hills and Millburn, no matter how long they’ve lived in the area. The Club organizes various fun events and activities through out the year for its members. One of my good friends Neetu Salhotra approached me with an idea for offering a … Continue reading

Three Birds Yoga Studio Cooking Class

  A few months back, one of my friends Christina Helms along with Sarah Bodnar opened this lovely chic yoga studio in Florham Park by the name of Three Birds Yoga Studio. Its an amazing space with a bunch of very good yoga instructors who teach classes for all age groups. Christina wanted to host … Continue reading

Catering for antique store in Montclair, NJ

Recently I was approached by the owner of a beautiful antique store in Montclair to cater food for her clients. I had to come up with a menu that matched several palettes since her clients belonged to different cultures and so she wanted variety in terms of a menu plan. I suggested we do: Appetizers: … Continue reading

COOKING CLASS AT WHOLE FOODS, MILLBURN/VAUXHALL/ UNION ON MARCH 19TH AT 2 PM.

  On March 19th at 2 pm I taught a cooking class to an awesome bunch of people. The theme was healthy vegetarian and Whole Foods wanted me to keep it healthy and quick. So I came up with the dish – Brussel Sprouts with curried tofu and bright peppers served on a bed of … Continue reading

KIDS COOKING CAMP- JUNE 11TH & 13TH

As you all know, summer s here and its that time of the year when I plan cooking camps for kids. I had planned for 1 week cooking camp in July and August. Among all the emails that I received in response to the cooking camp, I received an email from Stephanie, a mom who … Continue reading

Catering for an Art Show-4/6/13

My daughter goes to art classes in a small warm cozy art studio in Maplewood, NJ. The owner is an extremely talented, warm and nice. She was organizing an Art Show at her studio and wanted me to cater some short eats to go with wine for all the people who were invited.  I decided to … Continue reading

Catering for the International Fair at South Mountain, Millburn Elementary School 4/4/13

One of my very dear friends called me to check if I could cater for Millburn Elementary school’s International Fair day. On this day, all the parents and kids get to taste different cuisines from all over the world and so I decided to take up this challenge to represent Indian Food. According to the instructions … Continue reading

Williams Sonoma Cooking Demo on 23rd March,1-4pm

Hello everyone, As promised, I am posting some pics from my  cooking demonstration at Williams Sonoma in Short Hills Mall, NJ on March 23rd. It was a lot of fun and like always I had a wonderful audience. This time, I must confess that I had this one lady who came up to me and … Continue reading

Cooking with 10 year old Anaya on her Birthday

I have been postponing this post now for a long time simply because I wanted to sit down and write about this wonderful cooking experience with a 10 year old girl, Anaya. Anaya is such a sweet, brilliant, creative 10 year old who loves to cook. On her 10 th birthday, her mom Shruti decided to … Continue reading

Cooking with Ben and Becca!

Benjamin and Rebecca are this wonderful sweet couple who got in touch with me since they had received a gift certificate for a Private Cooking Class with Curryliciousme from Ben’s parents. As always, I exchanged a couple of emails to get to know their preferences- what actually were their favorites and what they did not care … Continue reading