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Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Muffins

Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Muffins

Yummy Chocolate Muffins made with chocolate chips. So easy. Better than store bought! Over the weekend, my little one perhaps had a little Chocolatey craving. On Saturday, he asked me if I could make some muffins which were brown and with Chocolate Chips inside. I […]

Beetroot raita with onion

Beetroot raita with onion

A vibrant beetroot raita/salad with just the basic ingredients. Sometimes all that you need with a meal is a simple accompaniment. This is especially true if the main course consists of a dish which is either heavy on spices, rich or consists of something fried. […]

Cornflakes Cereal Chivda

Cornflakes Cereal Chivda

An easy low calorie snack made using unsweetened cornflakes which gets ready in 15 minutes. My in-laws spent the last summer here with us in New York. When they were here, my father in law bought some unsweetened cornflakes. They finished 1 box during their […]

Kada Prashad/Whole Wheat Flour Pudding/Aate ka halwa

Kada Prashad/Whole Wheat Flour Pudding/Aate ka halwa

A very delicious pudding/Sheera made with whole wheat flour. This is one of the many dishes that I learnt from our kids’ Punjabi Nanny. This halwa tastes absolutely delicious especially on a cold evening. It is also actually the prashad that they give at the […]

Salad with homemade Ranch dressing

Salad with homemade Ranch dressing

A refreshing salad made with homemade Ranch dressing. So yummy! Lets talk about the salad first. It is very delicious on its own or paired with a meal. It is very versatile too. You can just feel free to add anything that you like. I […]

Kheema Pav/Spiced Minced Meat with bread rolls

Kheema Pav/Spiced Minced Meat with bread rolls

Minced/Ground Chicken cooked together with potato, peas and spice. Serve with some buttered rolls and a side of lettuce salad for a lip smacking meal. This past Friday, we just had too many leftovers. So we decided to simply have leftovers for lunch on Saturday […]

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 […]

Tomato Onion Raita

Tomato Onion Raita

A simple, healthy yet tasty raita made with tomatoes and onion with a hint of cilantro! This weekend we had some guests over for dinner. Since the guests were of Goan origin, I put together a menu with main focus on Goan authentic dishes such […]