Thinai Ven Pongal | Foxtail Millet Savory Pongal

Ven Pongal and Gothsu are one of my favorite comfort meals! It is sort of a regular at our house and lucky for me that my boys love it as well. It is one of the easiest one pot meals

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Peas Pulao | Matar Pulao

Peas Pulao | Matar Pulao is a very simple rice dish, which pairs very well with spicy and creamy side dishes. I always have a rice recipe when I make roti and subzi for lunch or dinner. This is one

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Recap of “Cooking Carnival” – Month Long Mega Marathon

I am very happy to finish one more Mega Marathon with my ‘Blogging Marathon’ group and it was lot of fun as always. This time the marathon was a little bumpy because of several festivals and other personal functions at

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Chakka Varatti | Jackfruit Halwa | Jackfruit Preserve

Jackfruit, the name is enough to bring back pleasant memories from my childhood and I consider this the king of the fruits. Jackfruit is a tropical fruit with rough exterior and sweeter than the sweetest flavor any fruit could have.

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Strawberry Cream Cheese Pastry

The new trend of making these quick videos have been very addicting lately and I have been bookmarking many recipes to try. Strawberry cream cheese pastry is one such recipe that I had bookmarked from one of the Buzz feed

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Bionico – Mexican Fruit Salad

Fruits are an essential snack in my house and I look for different ways to make it interesting. My boys are fine just eating the fruits and do not ask for anything else, but when I see all the colorful

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Whole Wheat Banana Cranberry Almond Muffins – Egg less Muffins

Desserts don’t always have to be very sweet. Muffins made with whole grains with added dried fruits and nuts make a great desert alternative. My boys prefer this kind of desserts over ice creams or cakes. They do love the

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Baked Apple Roses – Apple Roses with Puff Pastry

I love baking and would love to try any different recipe I come across. Baked Apple Roses is one such dessert recipe that I came across on Face book and I knew that I had to make it. I have

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Paneer Bhurji | Scrambled Paneer | Paneer Subzi for Sandwiches and Buns | Pav Bhurji

The last recipe that I have for this week’s Entrée theme is this Paneer Bhurji that I have served with Pav buns to make it a quick brunch for the weekends. All this week I wrote about recipes that work

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Cauliflower Kurma

Cauliflower is one of our favorite vegetables and I love to make many different recipes with it. One of our all time favorite is the Cauliflower Manchurian. Anytime my boys see a cauliflower in the store, they ask me to

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