Pancakes can be made in so many ways. I am here to give you the recipe for how I make them without using plain flour. I make them in many different ways myself. I do not follow recipes strictly. I cook based on what is available at the time and by instinct. I think we … Continue reading Eggless Pancakes and why I I don’t think I can ever give you the perfect recipe for any dish.
Category: Tales from the Kitchen
Broccoli & cauliflower puttu
I love my vegetables and what I love even more is coming up with new dishes where I can happily add two or more vegetables into one dish. And one of my recent experiments to make a dish quickly with broccoli and leftover cauliflower turned out to be a lovely combination indeed. Broccoli cauliflower puttu … Continue reading Broccoli & cauliflower puttu
Super delicious millet based recipes!
There are enough websites and enough people around to tell you about the health benefits of millets. Besides the fact that they are healthy, I like to use them in different recipes because I can get bored easily with the same kind and colour of food. So I try and kill two birds with one … Continue reading Super delicious millet based recipes!
Eggless fruit cake
Happy new year to you from this side of the world. Today, I have for you the recipe of an Eggless fruit cake I recently tried. For someone who doesn't bake eggless cakes, I was rather skeptical about this whole recipe at first. But, I surprised myself and it turned out to be super moist … Continue reading Eggless fruit cake
I do not plan my meals unless I have people coming over. When it comes to everyday cooking, I look at my small blackboard where I write my "vegetables at home list" and plan my meals around that. And yesterday, I realised that a bag of spinach needed to be finished off and I was … Continue reading Palak/Spinach Phulkas
Easy one pot Vegetarian rice
Its about 8:40 am on a Wednesday morning. I have managed to serve a good breakfast for all of us and also packed some lunch for the husband. The lunch that was a tad bit salty if I can remember correctly. Anyway, we are all ready. Husband leaves for work and I leave with this … Continue reading Easy one pot Vegetarian rice
Homemade Pita breads!
So, one among million other things that I have wanted to cook is fresh Pita breads at home. And guess what...I made it yesterday. The entire process felt so magical especially for a beginner-level baker like me. Starting off with a simple yeast dough that puffs up like a balloon towards the end of the process … Continue reading Homemade Pita breads!
We are back in London after a rather long holiday in India. This week has been busy as we have had a lot of things to clear out and also do all the unpacking. We are almost done and slowly this change is starting to feel more normal. I even managed to whip up some … Continue reading Tiramisu
Really simple yet healthy south Indian breakfast ideas!
I have to admit that ever since I started to cook on my own, I may have not given breakfasts much of an importance for a very long time.Thankfully, years ago, I realised I shouldn't skip breakfast. But after I became a mother, I realised I should only make it more healthier than other meals. … Continue reading Really simple yet healthy south Indian breakfast ideas!
Smoothie series #4 Popeye smoothie
Quinoa, brown rice, wholegrain breads, millets, leafy salads, beets and fruits! Oh how I wish I only ate what I just said above. Someday I am hoping to eat these regularly. Until then, I will only keep liking pictures on Instagram and make some healthy smoothies occasionally. So here is the next one called the … Continue reading Smoothie series #4 Popeye smoothie