Sprouts and Mixed Vegetable Stir Fry

Sprouts and Mixed Vegetable Stir Fry

Sprouts and Mixed Vegetable Stir Fry is a simple and easy dish you can make very quickly. Stir fries such as this has been my meal for many months some time ago. It was a period when I thought I must diet and follow this vegetable diet. I was feeling so full after this meal […]

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Greek Carrot Cake | Vegan Carrot Cake

Vegan Carrot Cake, greek style, tastes more like our Carrot halwa as the carrots are boiled and mashed before being added to the batter. The site that I referred talks about steps that can be done ahead and I happened to read about the author today. I was surprised to read her notes that said […]

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Instant Rava Idli | How to make Carrot Rava Idli

Instant Carrot Rava Idli is very quick to make and makes a wonderful picnic dish to pack as well as make a good meal anytime. This Rava Idli takes only 30 mins to get done. And is one of the most delicious dishes you can enjoy a breakfast or dinner. What was more surprising me […]

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Carrot Seviyan Halwa

Carrot Seviyan Halwa is a delicious creamy milk sweet made with vermicelli and carrot. The texture is more like a halwa than a payasam and is so addictive. This sweet is a wonderful way to celebrate Mother’s Day, which falls on May 14th. Amma is so fond of sweets and this sweet was in fact […]

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Kalyana Ven Pongal

Kalyana Ven Pongal is a recipe from Meenakshi Ammal’s Samaithu Paar. I have the entire collection in English edition that my brother had bought. I think he got it to learn cooking. I remember he did carry it with him when he travelled to the US. Between both of us, we must have collected so […]

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Chakkara Pongali Sankranthi Special

Chakkara Pongali is one of the main sweet dish made as Sankranthi Special. While there are many ways this sweet pongal is cooked, today’s recipe is a quick and easy one made during hurried times. I made this when I prepared the Andhra Thali, I was short of time and Amma suggested this as she […]

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Eggless Caramel Tea Cake

Eggless Caramel Cake is the cake for the final day of Bakeathon. This is the flavour I have been wanting to make for a while now. I have skipped couple of days in between and almost thought I should drop out. However the flavours I had wanted to try was pulling me and on top […]

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Easy Vegetable Pulao in Pressure Cooker

Cooking Vegetable Pulao in Pressure Cooker is the easiest recipe to get done, especially in the mornings packing for kids lunch box. I have way too many recipes for making a pulao. I still come up with different ones, depending on the mood and combinations I end up doing. The vegetable Pulao I am going […]

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Cabbage Rava Upma Recipe

Cabbage Upma

Cabbage Rava Upma is one of the recent add-ons to our Menu. I know many run a mile when spoken about Upmas. Luckily I am not one of those. Even though it’s not something I really remembered eating much while growing up, I remember relishing it as Amma’s Upmas are classic. I know I always […]

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Stuffed Achari Paneer Paratha

Stuffed Achari Paneer Paratha

Stuffed Achari Paneer Paratha is the latest addition to my list of stuffed parathas that I pack for Konda. I mostly make Aloo Paratha for lunch at least once a week. However, to give a change I decided to make Paneer and to make it spicy I used Achar Masala mixed with paneer. Stuffed Parathas […]

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