Learning Made Fun with Toka Box

With the myriad of subscription boxes out there, when it comes to learning about the  culture, there was nothing to be seen. That is,...

5 Ways to Celebrate Vaisakhi With Kids

Across Northern India and worldwide throughout the Punjabi community, people are preparing for the spring festival of Vaisakhi (also spelled by some as Baisakhi)....

Basant Craft to do With the Kids

Basant is a time of celebration, festivals and a kite-filled sky in Northern India and Pakistan. If you're missing the festivities of Basant from...
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5 Ways That Everyone Can Celebrate Navroz & The Beginning Of...

Navroz has always been my favourite day of the year. As a spring baby – and lover of long, bright days - the spring...

Thandai Recipe – Holi Festival Drink

Thandai is synonymous with Holi. A milk based drink, spiced with a whole lot of nuts and flavourings, it is often served spiked with...

Fun & Easy Ideas for Celebrating Holi!

As a kid I was a huge Bollywood buff. I still love the movies, but I certainly don't devote as much time to knowing...

5 Bollywood Songs to Celebrate Holi

With Holi less than two weeks away, we thought a great way to get into the festive mood was by sharing some of our...
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Lohri Popcorn Made with Gur & Til

Popcorn is a fixture at Lohri celebrations along with rewri, gachak, and til (sesame seeds), so I decided to give it a 'desi caramel...

5 Indian Spices That Are Really Good For Your Health

The spices that make Indian food so tasty offer so much more than just flavour. Certain Indian spices also have a lot of health...