Filed under Kitchen Trials

Beginning the mornings with Idli

You are what you have for breakfast. This was the topic I had to speak on in my class and I was given a minute prepare for a 5 minute speech. The first thought that came to my mind was this – Good breakfast means happy me and happy me means  a good day. It sounded … Continue reading

Summer Cooler – Strawberry Lemonade

Confession time, folks. I have to admit that I am not particularly fond of fruits except Mango. Apart from mango, I will not voluntarily eat any fruit. When I was a kid my mum used to cut up the fruits and hand it to me. But this new year I resolved to consciously include more … Continue reading

Wheat Beet Brownies

Sometimes, just sometimes, my experiments on creating a new recipe work. These brownies are the result of one such experiment. My nephew is allergic to APF. He can have it in moderation but we consciously cut back wherever possible. He loves my cakes and likes chocolate cakes very much. One day, I had this terrible … Continue reading

Soya Curry with Multi grain atta Roti

Disclaimer – This is not a paid review. Never in my wildest dreams I thought I would do a post on Roti and sabji. Primarily for two reasons – one,  my rotis are never the perfect circle, they look more like shapes copied from Atlas, unintentionally though and two, I am not very confident about posting … Continue reading

Holiday Baking – Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookies

The last was very high on emotional quotient. But I felt very good after offloading my inner thoughts in the blog. Indeed, writing is theraupetic. Whenever I am down, chocolate is what that brightens me up. This time it was Chocolate chip cookies. Niranjan’s school closed for end of academic year. He will be starting … Continue reading

A post to say Thank you

`This is a loooooooooong overdue post. I have no specific excuse or reason for this delay but it just happened. 😦 In our community there is a festival every month of the calendar except the May and June months. But of all the festivals, the one I look forward to the most is Diwali. During … Continue reading

Apple-Oats-Date Shake

Sometimes the best things happen when you expect the least. This recipe is one such instance. I added this, added that, a little bit of this and a little bit of that and the end product was this yummilicious Apple -Oats -Dates Shake. Ingredients 1 medium size apple, chopped bite-sized 2 – 3 tablespoons of … Continue reading