Juice,drinksdrinks, juice, juices

Water melon juice

Have to feel refreshed in a sunny day? Then try this watermelon juice.   Ingredients Watermelon – 1/2 cup cubed Water – less than 1/4 cup Sugar/ honey – as required Salt – a pinch Method Take all ingredients in a blender and blend till smooth. Serve chilled.    

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Breakfast,Eggs,HashbrownBreakfast, Egg, Under 30 mins dishes

Hash brown egg

This is perfect for breakfast with carbohydrates and protein. Kids will love it.   Ingredients Potato – 1 grated Egg – 1 Salt – as required Ground pepper – as required Method Wash grated potatoes and pat dry in paper towel to remove moisture. Transfer that in a bowl. Add salt and pepper, mix it. Crack open egg and mix …

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Condiments,IndianSide dish for idli,dosa, Under 30 mins dishes

Coriander chutney/ Cilantro dip

Coriander/ Cilantro leaves are very rich in anti oxidants and fibre which reduces your bad cholesterol. So include this herb in your diet in all possible way. Here is a simple but yummy chutney to have with idli, dosa or with rice.   Ingredients Coriander/ Cilantro leaves – 1/2 cup packed Channa dal – 2 tbsn Green chilli – 1 …

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Breakfast,IndianBreakfast, Egg

Egg dosa / crepe

Dosa are Indian crepe which is made of rice and urad dal batter. The batter is made previous day and allowed to ferment overnight. There are varieties of dosa/ crepe and this is one famous variety. This can be had for breakfast on busy morning. For kids, this along with a glass of milk will be filing during school days. …

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Desserts,PuddingDesserts, Pudding

No mess Caramel bread pudding

This is a humble dish to celebrate my 25 th post. I know this number is not big but still for me, from a homemaker to a food blogger transition is not simple. So I thought of celebrating by saying thanks to few and this  simple, no mess caramel bread pudding. I want to thank my blogger friend Srividhya  of Vidhya’s …

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Curry,Indian,SidedishCurries, Indian

Lady’s Finger/Okra curry

This is a simple puli curry to have with hot cooked rice. I love to have this along Potato fry or Easy jeera aloo for lunch.   Ingredients Lady’s Finger/ Okra – 4 or 5 Shallots – (slit into two) 1/4 cup Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp Curry leaves – few Mustard seeds – 1/4 tsp Tamarind – small lemon sized Salt – as …

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Microwave,EggBreakfast, Egg, Under 30 mins dishes

Scrambled egg in a mug

This is a microwave version of scrambled eggs. This can be a quick breakfast for your busy morning.   Ingredients Egg – 1 Salt – as required Ground pepper – as required Milk – 1 tsp Method Spray cooking oil in your microwave safe mug. Crack open egg in the mug. Add salt, pepper and milk . Mix it with …

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Gravy,Indian,VegetarianCurries, Indian, Side dish for roti

Mushroom in roasted coconut gravy

This mushroom gravy have nice roasted coconut flavour. This tastes great with chapathi/ roti or paratha. Do try and let me know how it turns.   Ingredients Mushroom – 1 cup cleaned and chopped Onion – 1/2 cup finely chopped Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Ginger garlic paste – 1tsp Curry leaves – few Coriander leaves – few Salt – …

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Popsicle,desserts,SummerDesserts, Popsicle

Coconut water fruits popsicle

Here I am with another summer treat. It’s absolutely refreshing to have with your kids.   Ingredients Coconut water – 1 /2 cup Strawberry – 2 or 3 Mango – 1 or 2 slice Method Cut strawberry and mango into small chunks. Drop  it in popsicle moulds. Add coconut water. Freeze it till sets. Enjoy.       Notes I …

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Accompaniments,Stirfry,SidedishAccompaniments, Indian, Methi leaves

Methi leaves/ fenugreek leaves stir fry

This is an easy and simple stir fry. Methi leaves are known for its nutritional value. It’s rich in vitamins, proteins, calcium. Hope you all try this.? Ingredients Methi leaves – 1 cup tightly packed Onion -1/2 cup finely chopped Coconut – 1/4 cup grated Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp Red chilli powder – 1 tsp Asafoetida – a generous …

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