The Sunshine Award & My Lunch Yesterday!


I was nominated by sweet Steph @ Steph and Penny and joyful Jhuls @ The not so creative cook earlier this month.  It was for the Sunshine award, which is so special to me! As to bring some warmth and light into someones life, I feel is one of my blogging purposes!

My heartfelt thanks to both Steph and Jhuls, they very much bring a ray of sunshine to my day! You both have such amazing blogs and I absolutely adore being in touch with you both.  Much love and thanks once again x

The questions set for me to answer ~

1. Why did you start blogging?
I was cooking for along time before I started blogging and I would post my pictures up on my Facebook account.  I had many friends and family requesting recipes and with the encouragement of my husband, Shivaay Delights came about last year

2. Sweet or Savoury?
Can please say both? Please? πŸ˜‰ Savoury more when I was little and now I have very much of a sweet tooth!

If you were to go on any reality TV programme, what would it be and why?
Britain’s got Talent, but I don’t know what I would do?

4. What was the last thing you Googled? 
Asparagus quiche

5. Night In or Night Out?
Night in! Snuggled up on the sofa with my boys!


6. What has been your favourite blog post to write?
My swirly fruit and nut chocolate bark recipe


7. What’s the one thing you never leave home without?
My phone

8. Where would you most like to travel to?


9. If you could have any super power, what would it be?
Power to spread love everywhere, bit like cupid but not just in the romantic sense.  More to heal all sorts of relationships and thus giving them peace


10. What can we expect to find from your blog in the future?
More inventive vegetarian recipes and hosting guest posts from all of you my wonderful foodie friend!


1. Include the Sunshine Award icon in your post and/or on your blog
2. Link to the blogger who nominated you
3. Answer 10 questions about yourself
4. Nominate 10 other bloggers to receive the award
5. Link to your nominees and let them know you nominated them
6. Create 10 questions for your nominees to answer

I am setting the same questions as above and are to be answered (if they wish to participate) Congratulations to the following nominees:

Apsara @ Eating well diary
Aruna @ aahaaram
julianna @ Chef Julianna
Lauzan @ The veggie side of me
Edge of veg @ The edge of veg
Mara @ All the small stuff and things
Micaela @ Easy Italian Cuisine
Patty @ Patty Nguyen
Sam @ Tea and sesame
The seated cook @ The seated cook

All of the above nominees are amazing bloggers and gorgeous people. Please have a look at their blogs and show them some love!

So I can’t do a post and not put up any food! So here is my yummy lunch of curried kidney beans on a soft fleshed yet crispy skin jacket potato with lashings of butter and cheese! Don’t worry both the cheese and butter was low fat πŸ˜‰

My Red Kidney Bean Curry Recipe




37 thoughts on “The Sunshine Award & My Lunch Yesterday!

  1. Super congratulation super Dimple and THANKS so much for nominating me too! I fell both touched and honored, and I fell I fund a wonderful friend. I will participate of course. Take care, xxx, Micaela

  2. Oh wow! Thanks for the nomination Dimple and congrats on yours too! Your lovely comments about my posts bring a smile to my face every time. Thanks for taking the time to share your ideas and thoughts. πŸ™‚

  3. Congratulations!!! And thanks so much for the nomination! (: I’m so happy to have found your blog.The swirled fruit and nut chocolate you talked about looks amazing, by the way!

  4. Pingback: Spreading a Little Sunshine! | Foodie On Board

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