October 19, 2018
Kaju Katli Makeover Recipe

Kaju Katli Makeover Recipe

A makeover to our Kaju Katli this Diwali. There is no denying that our authentic recipes are like a treasure. The treasure that has to be passed over to the new generations, so it stays alive. Homemade Kaju Katli is one of those recipes, which I learnt from my mom, she probably had learnt from her mom, and Nani must have learnt from her mother. Whenever I make this traditional festive Kaju Katli at home, I  feel proud, to be able […]
October 11, 2018
Biryani Bombs Appetiser Recipe

Biryani Bombs Appetiser Recipe

I frequently get queries, recipe request, for appetiser/party snack. If its a phone call from a friend,  I mostly start with the list of foods present in the fridge, and accordingly, I suggest a recipe. Making an interesting dish, using the leftovers in the fridge, gets more appreciative words from the other end of the phone. This biryani bomb recipe is one of those ideas which have been constantly winning the appreciative words. The surprise factor, in the centre of […]
October 3, 2018
Protein Rich Savoury Crackers

Protein Rich Savoury Crackers

High protein snack recipe, for those who like to maintain a healthy lifestyle. I made these savoury crackers using two types of healthy flours.  Kwik mix flour and Sattu (roasted chickpea flour)  The Kiwk Mix Flour from Kadhali which is Gluten-Free, Protein-Rich.  The flour is a mix of — Banana flour – is a probiotic, high in RS -2 starch, ideal for diabetics n celiac patients.  Jowar flour – high in proteins, dietary fibre, calcium, iron, potassium, phosphorus.  Brown rice flour – high in […]
October 3, 2018
Ragi Jaggery Cookies

Ragi Jaggery Cookies

How to make Healthy Ragi Cookies at home? The answer is here. These YUM healthy cookies can be easily prepared at home. You will not need any complicated ingredient or any major equipment to make these at home. There is absolutely no refined flour or refined sugar used in the making of these Ragi cookies For the fat in the recipe; I have used good quality coconut oil. I mostly keep a jar of healthy cookies at home, so I […]
September 28, 2018
Tender Coconut Ice Cream

Tender Coconut Ice Cream

Making ice cream at home is full of excitement. I think I have used some similar phrase in my previous ice cream blog too. Truly it is, making a ice cream at home is a joyous experience. I have kids, and I can’t express in words, the joy, the happiness around them when we make ice cream at home.    Please, don’t think they are kind of ice cream deprived kids… neither are they ice cream crazy kids. They like […]
September 24, 2018
Pink Lemonade Popsicles

Pink Lemonade Popsicles

Making popsicles at home is = excitement. Last week I posted Pista Kulfi and today I have Pink lemonade popsicle. Can you imagine… how happy my kids are… Last week was full of eventful stuff, Hey, by the way, I got a new fridge. My old machine was giving me a tough time. So this one is bigger and better. This is a relief. I was going through a crazy time, since the beginning of this month, because of my […]
September 16, 2018
Mom's Pista Kulfi Recipe

Mom’s Pista Kulfi Recipe

This Pista Kulfi; (Indian ice cream) is my mom’s recipe. She is too good when it comes to Indian recipes. Mom has all in her head, and never took any reference from recipe books to check on the measurements for any dish.  This year during May holidays, I was with her. And one day, we sat together to note down recipes. We kept talking traditional foods.  The conversation was packed with her tips and tricks in the kitchen. Now, I […]
September 16, 2018
25 Ideas for Small Healthy Snacking

25 Ideas for Small Healthy Snacking

We often make the mistake of grabbing a bag of chips or cookies in the evening before dinner time. Actually, it’s kind of universal hunger time… or a universal bad habit of picking up on junk foods. Packet food is an easy approach, for many of us. Evening hunger, if not taken care of, can throw our whole day of conscious eating healthy efforts into the bin. Happens with me a lot. The mind and the body are tired and […]
September 11, 2018
Gluten-free Almond Muffins

Gluten-free Almond Muffins

  Our grandparents were always into home cooked, good quality, seasonal, healthy foods. Then came a trend of junk food/ packaged food, to which our parents enrolled a tiny bit, due to comfort/making life easy reasons. They were totally unaware of the impacts it will have on the health when they started to introduce ready to use kind of foods to us as children. I think our generation had started these easy ready to use food trend and now have […]