8 reasons why you should have cucumber in summers

1. Wonderful benefits of cucumber! From detoxifying your body to preventing dehydration to helping say bye-bye to summer woes, cucumber makes you healthy and enhances your beauty, say experts. Sonia Narang, Wellness and Nutrition expert, Oriflame India, and Sonia Mathur, Beauty Expert, Divine Organics, share the benefits of cucumber: 2. Hydrates the body Cucumbers are…

Summer Coolers

Through the gentle increase in temperature in February and March, summer warns you it’s on its way. Now that the season is quite literally in your face, here are some hydrating and nourishing coolants — divided region wise — that help your body battle extreme heat and dehydration. Though some of the foods are local,…

These 10 drinks, made with the humble curd can help you fight summer heat

1. Refreshing summer drink recipes! When temperatures soar, you feel like just living on fluids. Summer is the perfect time to shed layers of clothes and some extra pounds. Dehydration is the most common problem we face during summers. There are some natural ways to deal with this problem by drinking lots of water, eating…

10 reasons you should drink sugarcane juice this summer

1. Health benefits of sugarcane juice Think of summer season and the drinks that come to mind are wood apple, mango, and sugarcane. While the former two are known for their benefits, but the latter one is often neglected. But the fact is, the humble sugarcane juice is loaded with health benefits. All you need…

5 Offbeat Mango Delights To Try This Summer Season

The godly mangoes are finally here to make the summer season sweeter. As we all know, the only good thing about the hot, sweaty Indian summers are the luscious mangoes. The king of fruits makes an appearance during the sweltering summer months and suddenly, the summer doesn’t seem so bothersome any more. For all mango…

Panakam – The Ultimate Summer Cooler From South India

As a child I always quizzed my grandmother about the stark difference between the goodies on offer between Ramanavami and Krishna Jayanthi. Like for most kids, festivals almost always centred around food and the sweets in the mix. Lord Krishna’s birthday was nothing short of a feast with numerous sweets and snacks. Whereas, Lord Ram’s…

10 reasons you should drink sugarcane juice this summer

1. Health benefits of sugarcane juice Think of summer season and the drinks that come to mind are wood apple, mango, and sugarcane. While the former two are known for their benefits, but the latter one is often neglected. But the fact is, the humble sugarcane juice is loaded with health benefits. All you need…

Soupalicious Summer: Beat the heat with cold soups

For most soup fans, summer is a tricky season. Why? Because, there’s an assumption that soups are meant only for the winter season. However, according to chefs in the city, that’s not the case, as some soups are best served cold. “Cold soups are just what you need to rejuvenate yourself on a hot summer…