H for Homemade Rice Flour – Homemade Idiyappam Flour

Rice flour is one of the very essential items in a South Indian kitchen. Homemade Rice flour is used for many snacks and sweets and there are certain preparations that require freshly made wet rice flour also known as Eera

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Jeera Rice – Jeera Pulao – Simple Jeera Rice

There are many days when I am in no mood for cooking. Those are specifically the days when kids are dying to eat and come with various requests. This week I am doing the theme of ‘Quick Dishes’. This means,

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Palak Mutter Pulao – Spinach and Green Peas Pulao

Bookmarked theme is one of the themes I really look forward to as I always have tons of recipes waiting to be made. Every week as I read though different blogs, I keep bookmarking the ones that I want to

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Beetroot Rice – Beetroot Pulao

Beetroot is one of my favorite vegetable and I can eat beetroot poriyal all day long. Kids love beets because of the beautiful color and that is one good way to make them eat it. I especially love the beetroot

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Paneer Fried Rice – Indo-Chinese Style Paneer Fried Rice

  Rice is a staple for South Indians and we do not get tired of eating it. We do however want to eat it as many different recipes. We all love the Indo – Chinese fusion flavors in our house.

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Maangai Saadham | Raw Mango Rice

Prepared rice / Kalandha saadham is something I make when I have no clue what to make for lunch or dinner. Maangai Saadham | Raw Mango Rice was something I have always wanted to make but for some reason the

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Masala Bhaath – Spiced Rice with Ivy Gourd (Kovakkai)

I love cooking one pot meals and that is often something I make when I run out of ideas. When I was going through all the amazing recipes that my blogging marathon partner Kalyani has, this recipe sounded really flavorful.

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Spinach Rice – Lahsuni Palak Rice

  I just love making one pot meals on week nights. I like including different vegetables in the rice and it is easy to feed the kids everything in one bite. I had bookmarked this recipe from Sapana’s space and

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Thiruvadharai Kali

27th Jan, 2015 Thiruvadharai kali is prepared during the month of Margazhi on the auspicious occasion of Thiruvadharai (Aarudhra Darshanam). Thiruvadharai is a Shaivaite festival that celebrates lord Shiva in his cosmic dance posture (Natarajar). It is celebrated in a

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Vaangi Bhaat / Kathirikkai Saadham / Eggplant Rice – Version 2

People who know me often say that I go out of control when shopping fresh produce. It is true that I have very less self control when I am surrounded by fresh fruits and vegetables. After many days or is

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