PINWHEEL COOKIES

I love to try simple baking dishes and this pin wheel cookies falls under the easy baking category.Its very apt one for beginners in baking.These cookies have a fantastic combo of vanilla and chocolate made in wheel shape. Hope you guys will like it and give it a try. Hope you all had a lovely…

ASH GOURD HALWA(KASI HALWA)

Being Navratri, I prepared Kasi halwa as a prasadam. This halwa is a popular dessert in Karnataka .It is made with white pumpkin which taste best as a vegetable too. This is such a simple dessert which melts in your mouth. Grating the pumpkin might be a heavy task but once you try the taste…

STRAWBERRY APPLE JUICE

Juices are very easy to prepare and its also a super quick healthy liquid diet for the rumbling tummy. Apples and strawberries makes a perfect combo with lot of nutrients and vitamins as you all know and honey is also added, so no doubt its a energy packed booster. Give it a try and quench…

BARNYARD MILLET CURD RICE(KUTHIRAI VALLI CURD RICE)

Curd rice and potato are like tom and jerry combo always stays evergreen in everybody’s tongue right from the age of 6-60.No wonder my kids are also an addict to this combo. Normally I do curd rice with raw rice, but to make kids eat millets, I once tried in barnyard millet which exactly looks…

CHETTINAD KATHRIKAI KOSMALLI(BRINJAL GRAVY)

  Its a famous side dish in chettinad houses served with idly,dosa or idiyapam.Even in their functions they have it on their menu, they call it as avichu uricha kosmalli in tamil that’s boiled and peeled brinjal gravy. Many add potatoes to it, but authentic way is just only with brinjal. Hope you guys would…

CHATPATA VEGETABLE BISCUIT SNACK

A cuppa chai with a crunchy bite is all what you need to relax yourself after a hectic day. Why always go for a pakoda or a bhaji for snack?, Without cooking any stuff if we get a yummy snack and also if its healthy, I am  sure you all would give it a try,right?….

VEGETABLE RICE FRITTERS

  Rice fritters are the perfect tea time snack or can be served as an appetizer , which are done with left over rice and vegetables. When you heading for some lunch party and if you have some rice left you can try this fritters and serve this mouth-watering and scrumptious dish. I have added…

STREET STYLE BREAD OMELETTE

Street foods are ofcourse yummy to eat, but as a mom you wouldn’t want your kids to gorge on to them. Hence try the same at home and serve a healthy and yummy dish to your family . Bread omelette is a staple food and is wholesome meal, by squeezing in some addtional vegetables with…

GINGER ELACHI TEA WITH MINT LEAVES

Spiced up tea can spice up your entire day! I am very particular about the taste when it comes to my tea. So I try to keep it simple to please my taste buds. Ginger and mint are added in this version  both considering the health benefits and also the aroma it offers. Here am…

VANJARAM FISH FRY

  Fish fry is one of my favorite non-veg dish as its not deep fried and also it has omega 3 in it which is very healthy and suitable for all ages. This dish can be prepared and served within few minutes, only the marination takes time. It can be marinated only with chili powder and…

HOMEMADE VANILLA ICE-CREAM

  It is my 50th blog post and I thought let us celebrate this day on the blog by posting one of my favorite dessert. Thanks to all my viewers for your feedback and wonderful comments. You guys made it possible. This a simple three ingredient dessert. Hope you guys sure will give it a…

IDLY DOKLA

  Dokla is a dish made with besan flour and is steam cooked. How about trying the same with left over idlies along with some onions and capsicum and freshly grinded maslas?It is another variation of idly upma so you can give it a try without hesitation. If we give idlies prepared  in different ways…