Besan Chilla / Gram flour Pancakes

This is one of my favorite breakfast all winter long. Not only because its scrumptious but also because you can fix it in minutes.That sounds like a blessing  when you are pressed for time. Besan/ gram flour/ Chickpea flour is an indispensable food ingredient in Indian cooking.You can dish out…

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Masala Chai/ Chai Latte

  Love in a tea cup ! Masala Chai This comforting Chai is an absolute delight on cold winter days. The western names for ‘Masala Chai’ are Chai latte or Chai Tea ( funny ? ) . Every single Indian household makes Chai at least once a day especially in…

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Scrambled Eggs

When you have busy mornings, breakfast often takes a backseat. We all know that it is the most important meal of the day, still we tend to skip it. Just like exercise, breakfast helps to boost your metabolism. It also helps you to make better choices regarding your diet throughout…

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Stuffed Rawa Idli / Semolina Dumplings

              Idli, a speciality of state of Karnataka, India, is essentially made up of rice flour. But these days  rawa ( Semolina ) is used as a quick alternative to the rice idli. It greatly reduces the preparation time. Addition of veggies makes them…

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Savory Oats Poha / Oats With Flat Rice / Chidwaa

Guest Recipe by Shweta Ahuja Breakfast – the name itself defines it, break your 12 hour nightly fast. Being the most important meal of the day, it needs to be an equilibrium of nutrients and a pack full of protein. As Indians we can’t really have sweet breakfast like pancakes…

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Oatmeal-Banana Smoothie

Smoothies are the perfect post workout snack. They are easy to make and digest.They are thick and creamy full of all the essential nutrients needed buy our bodies after a sweat session. In this recipe, you may use soy milk or almond milk. Skip the sugar or artificial sweetener for…

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‘Orange’ Juice

 The ‘Orange’ Juice –  A new way ! Even the slight mention of Juice (fresh) makes me thirsty & nostalgic. It all started in my early teen years when I was given the responsibility of making fresh juice almost on a daily basis for the clan. It became a family…

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Break Your Fast …Honey !!

 It’s no more a secret that eating healthy food has a direct connection with how you feel. Not only does that leave you well nourished & satiated but also takes you one step close to your personal well being.And if you are choosing wisely for the first meal of the…

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