Showing posts from December, 2019

Mixed Fruit Jelly

Winter is the time when there are plenty of ripe oranges and strawberries available in market. Today I am going to share a very simple recipe of mixed fruit jelly with winter fruits. The jelly is extremely nutritious as it contains all the goodness of fruits. Plus it contains no added colours and no added preservatives! This jelly can be prepared in no time and there are no specific quantity mandates of the ingredients. I have used oranges, strawberries, dates and raisins. We can add apple and any type of berry as well. Refrain from using banana and grapes. I call it jelly and not jam as I have not used gelatine as a coagulating agent. Gelatine is not good for health so better to do without it! Trust me the jelly will turn out very good, just like the ones available in market. Here goes the recipe:
Ingredients (For 200 gm jelly): Oranges- 3 large Strawberries- 8 Dates- 6 Raisins- 15 Suger- 50 gms (1/2 cup)
Procedure: Peel oranges, de-seed them and keep aside the bulby pulp. Dice the strawberr…

10 tips for Smart travel in Paris

1.Buy a Navigo pass the moment u step in Paris. If your stay is more than 36 hours, it is convenient as well as economical to buy a weekly Navigo pass. This pass is available at the RER train station adjacent to CDG Airport. Infact it is available in all train/ metro stations/ RATP bus/ Trams and it covers all ground transport. Please do not forget to bring a passport size photo to get the physical pass. The physical card costs 5 Euros and the weekly zone 5 pass is priced at 22.8 Euros, which boils down to 27.8 Euros per person. This pass gives you the flexibility to travel seamlessly any number of times anywhere in Paris. Please note Zone 5 covers Airport, Disneyland and Versailles Palace. All other Paris attractions are covered inside Zone 3. 
2.Do not go for a '' Paris Pass" unless you are a museum freak and staying for a very long time at Paris. With Paris pass you have flexibility to travel anywhere in Paris any number of times (Navigo pass gives the same benefit at h…