Chakli or Murukku

             With inspiration from my Indian friends, I always wanted to try my hands on this recipe. Murukku /Chakli is crispy snack made from rice -lentils flour which is traditionally made by kneading a soft...
White bread

White Bread

     White bread – a scrumptious bread which could be paired with diverse combinations or consumed as it is. One of my friend’s(Pooja)  weakness is this white bread.  A soft-fluffy white loaf has always been my dream, since I...

Namkeen Champakali

               If you are still thinking , what would be the menu for the spring break of kids , then …. keep on  thinking with these savory snacks. 😀 And thinking would be light...
Delicious !

Mango-Semolina cake

         Mango season is here again. Markets are flooded with small, big ,red, yellow and all kinds of mangoes. 😀 I know this is how kids react . But living a life like a kid-size ,adds meaning...
makhane ki sabzi

Phool -Makhane ki sabzi

               Who says that fasting meals (vrat) are mundane, bland and unappealing? I wanted to serve Goddess Durga with a different curry this time. So made this phool-makhane ki sabzi with paneer.    ...
Dhaniye ki poori

Dhaniye Ki Poori

How about eating “pooris” (Indian puffed breads) in valleys among snow-covered peaks? A short trip to moutains with home-made pooris is worth the wait in winters ! But this time we were bored of eating the same plain pooris ....

Saatvik Methi Malai Paneer

Are you feeling heavy? Bloated? Why not include Methi (Fenugreek) in your today’s menu ! 😛 Jokes apart, Fenugreek leaves are not only good for detoxification, they also give you the essential proteins, fibres , HDL Cholestrol etc. They are...
Alsi ke laddu

Alsi ke laddoo

As the sun shifts into “Uttarayan” (the Northern journey) today, I start with a healthy note of “Alsi ke laddu”. Flaxseeds (Alsi) are not only good in Omega-3 but also in lignans and fiber content. So starting this year with...
Besan ke laddu

Besan ke Laddoo ya Pinni

Just like no two Laddoos are the same made by the same hands at the same time, in the same way no two wives are same. 😉 . While I was eyeing them, and thinking this, my hubby managed to...
Delicious

Badam ka halwa

When winters break in with rains and rains , the kids and family is down with Flu !! What do you do ? How do you do?? 😀 This Halwa comes to the rescue !