Blueberry Coconut Chia Pudding

I am a huge huge fan of Chia puddings for various reasons. They are super healthy, absolute breeze to prepare and they always taste soo soo good. I have been experimenting a lot with the flavours I can incorporate in the Chia pudding and I’m in love with this version. Blueberries are extremely nutritious as…

Mango Chia Pudding

The 2nd recipe in my series of GET FIT… Chia Seeds are a powerhouse of nutrients. They are rich in antioxidants, iron, magnesium, calcium & fibre. They are also a good source of omega-3 fatty acids, which in turn help to raise HDL, the good cholesterol that protects us against heart attacks. Due to their…

Rawa Appam

There is something surreal about having south Indian delicacies for breakfast. They have the perfect combination of carbs, protein and fat and thus keep you full for longer! In our home, we personally love recipes that can be whisked up in a jiffy on busy mornings but keep us going till lunch. These rawa appams…

Onion & Capsicum Grilled Sandwich

They say have breakfast like a King… and we should serve ourselves a healthy yet delicious one! These sandwiches are super super easy and very yummy! Though they taste best when served hot… but I have come to observe that they taste equally good in your packed breakfast as well… where they might get cold!…

Veggie Frittata

On our recent trip to McLeodganj we went to this beautiful small cafe for breakfast and the chef advised us to try their veggie Frittata… and it was lovely! We came back and one Sunday my husband asked me to re-create the dish! I made my version of the Frittata and it turned out just…

Khus khus ka Parantha (poppy seed parantha)

Khus khus or as you may call Poppy Seeds are small white pearl like seeds derived from the opium plant. They may vary in colour either white/cream or blackish! Khus khus or poppy seeds are a great source of nutrients being high in calcium, magnesium,potassium and iron. It is a great source of dietry fibre…

Spinach ‘n Corn Sandwich

They Say “All happiness depends on a leisurely Breakfast!” Rightly so! If you want to be happy throughout the day…Never..& I mean Never step out of the house without a hearty breakfast! It is the most important meal of the day….well I can go on n on about the importance of having breakfast, its scientific…

Vegetable Roll-ups

“Variety is the Spice of Life” Rightly so, its important to keep adding variety to your meals to ensure there is no boredom and this variety in food keeps your palate forever young! I find that Bread Dough is one of the most versatile ingredient that any cook has. One can fold and bend and…

Saboodana Khichidi / Savoury Tapioca

Tapioca or as we call it in India “Saboodana”, are small white pearls, when cooked they become extremely sticky and absolutely translucent! They are obtained from the Cassava plant, and are gluten free. Tapioca is used as binding agents, as they are very starchy! It takes the form of a pudding which is called Saboodan Kheer,…

Bread Pizza

Pizza is a popular Italian dish that has found likeness in all parts of the world. Its a versatile dish that has been adapted to suit local tastes and has undergone various re-inventions.  A bread pizza is no re-invention, its just a dish of convenience, for the times when you  crave a pizza but do…

Tomato Rosemary Focaccia

Its another variation of the Garlic Rosemary Focaccia recipe I posted few days back! This one has sundried tomatoes kneaded into the dough, and the top has sliced fresh tomatoes, coarse ground pepper, salt and rosemary. Olive oil was generously sprinkled as well! Once it was done I just grated some cheddar on top and…

Garlic Rosemary Focaccia

Who doesn’t like a good bread? And being born into a family like mine meant I grew up on some quality bread from my grandfather’s bakery! I used to love the rich brown bread, the soft sandwich bread and the fruity buns! But that was years ago… I have now discovered that there is more…