Breakfast

Grilled Pavbhaji Sandwich

Grilled Pavbhaji Sandwich

A perfectly grilled yummy sandwich made using leftover pavbhaji. Kid friendly! Sometimes when we make Bombay pavbhaji, there is some leftover bhaji which is not sufficient as a meal by itself. So this can be transformed very easily into a grilled sandwich or an open […]

Instant Oats Uttapam/ Instant savory Oats pancake

Instant Oats Uttapam/ Instant savory Oats pancake

A very easy savory pancake made with Oat flour that is ready in minutes. As all other moms, I am concerned about my kids starting their day with a healthy breakfast. I am not a fan of boxed cereals really. To me a breakfast should […]

Shakshuka inspired Eggs – Indian Style

Shakshuka inspired Eggs – Indian Style

Eggs poached in a spicy vegetable laden mixture. Pure Gorgeousness! This comes from my mom’s recipe diary. Its funny but growing up, we referred to it as ‘Andyacho prakar’. Back then, the world was not as connected as it is now via the Internet. It […]

Tikhat Appe/Elappe recipe

Tikhat Appe/Elappe recipe

Savory balls made out of lentils. A healthy and delicious breakfast/snack recipe that is kid approved. A good healthy breakfast gives a great start to your day. It stabilizes your blood sugar levels and keeps you more energetic and focused. And if the breakfast can […]

Leftover Cranberry Sauce Muffins

Leftover Cranberry Sauce Muffins

Muffins made out of leftover Cranberry Sauce. I had about a cup of Cranberry sauce sitting in the refrigerator and no one wanted to eat it any more. Me being me didn’t want to trash it. So I just made muffins out of it. I […]

Kasoori Methi Thepla

Kasoori Methi Thepla

Kasoori Methi Thepla is a spiced Indian flatbread loaded with the rich flavor of dried fenugreek leaves.  Methi thepla is like a paratha made with methi or fenugreek leaves but it is not a stuffed paratha. You basically prepare a dough with all the ingredients, […]

Batata talasani/Spiced Potato Juliennes

Batata talasani/Spiced Potato Juliennes

Potato Juliennes cooked in a spicy seasoning. Easy and tasty recipe! Mr. Chocolate Guy loves this dish. He calls it potato chips bhaji. I guess he calls it by this name because the potato cut here is just like french fries ( which are also […]

Idli Sambhar

Idli Sambhar

Idli-Sambhar is one of my favorite breakfast items. I consider it as one complete meal. As a matter of fact, I can eat Idli and Sambhar any time of the day … literally! Making Idlis in India or in Summer in the US is not […]