breakfasts

Spinach corn cheese sandwich recipe – Easy sandwich recipes

We often have bread sandwiches for breakfasts, especially my son loves them. He likes to take sandwiches in his snackbox to school. Mostly it will be cheese with some tomatoes slices or among the number of sandwich recipes which are already posted in this blog. But once in while, I try to make some different kind of filling for our sandwiches especially when I have the time. I once had a spinach corn with plenty of green chillies on some bread (something like bruschetta) somewhere in India. I think it was in coffee cafe day, but an not too sure….

 

Rava dhokla recipe – Easy and healthy Indian breakfast recipes

I have had the best food of my life , I mean I have really enjoyed to the core different kind of delicious food during my stay of two years in Gujarat. The different kinds of chaats, icy desserts like gola , khaman, dhokla etc was so tempting and so very tasty. I experienced that real authentic taste of different chaats. This was more than 20+ years back and I still can’t forget the taste. I have had chaats after that , but none would taste the same. People like me who don’t mind a slight sweetness and a mild…

 

Avacado smoothie recipe – Sugarless and healthy

Avacado has become an essential part of our diet now. I buy it almost everytime I visit the supermarket. I usually make a salad with it. My hubby and me have add avocado smoothie a couple of times and we have really loved it. I wanted to try this at home from a long time. I made this last week during breakfast. A slice of bread and avocado smoothie kept us full almost until we had a light lunch later in the day. We did not even crave for mid morning snacks. I do hope you try this , you…

 

Rava semiya khichdi – Upma varieties – Easy breakfast recipes

This is another post which was drafted before my India trip and decided to post today as I found some time for myself. I did not want the whole month to go without a post. Its somewhat going to be irregular again for sometime, but I do want to come back with a bang and how I wish to do a post almost everyday!!I just love blogging!! This is a normal everyday recipe for our most frequently made breakfasts. But I sometime combine the duo – semolina and vermicelli adding loads of vegetables making a simple and light dinner for…

 

Baked Chocolate Oats # Oats recipes

We have oats for breakfasts on many mornings. I saw this recipe on the net recently. So for a change from normal oats we usually have, I decided to bake this chocolate oats. Oats lovers will definitely like this one. It will surely be a low calorie treat which you can have for your breakfast. I thought of many other additions to make this more interesting. You can try adding some tinily chopped banana or apple bits or raisins or even chocolate chips. Kids may also like it if you pour some chocolate sauce on it along with some fruits…

 

Bittergourd peel pooris- Crispy karela peel pooris – tasty brunch recipes

Pooris are always a favourite at home, though it is a rare thing at my place because I don’t deep fry a lot. I have tried making different varieties of pooris before. But this recipe really intrigued me. This used bittergourd peel. Who had thought of using karela peels in pooris. It was awesome – crispy and delicious when I made it for a weekend brunch one day. I also carried it for my friend when we met and they loved it too. I will surely make this one again. Recipe source – Maayeka Serve immediately with some potato side…

 

Paneer paratha recipe – Kids lunch box recipes

We love paneer and parathas with paneer has become by son’s favourite when I made this a couple of days ago.He asks me to make this quite often. Its actually quite easy to make , filling and healthy too. Now as the school starts, I am often in a fix what to give in the lunch box. Parathas does makes the best school lunch box recipe. You can even cut them to triangles making it easy for your kids to eat. Place them in the lunch box wrapping them in aluminium foil or a tissue paper so that it doesn’t…

 

Palak upma recipe – Spinach upma- Easy Breakfast recipes

This year is coming to an end soon. The last week of this year. The holidays will be coming to an end. The schools will be reopening next week. So much of excitement and nervousness around now. Things will be busier again. No more of relaxing or rather lazy days!! We have been going out during the weekends. The weekdays are always busy with the kids around. So I did not spend more time in the kitchen. The food preparation has been really normal – healthy but not time consuming. I love making different varieties of upma for our weekend…

 

Moong bhel recipe – healthy snack recipes

This is a nice healthy dish which is enjoyed by the kids as it is like any other chaat and equally by grown up as its healthy and tasty. I make this for breakfast or also when we are in mood for light dinner. It is low in calories too. You can also make this with moong sprouts. Some people make with raw moong sprouts too. But I love it this way. Do try this especially if you are on a diet and trying to reduce weight. It makes a delicious and filling dish too. Distribute some portion of the…

 

Channa masala parathas- leftover recipes- Kids food recipes

This recipe is especially for kids, Kids who eat their rotis (indian breads) happily without even touching the side dish or the vegetables.So its not only about using left overs, but even freshly made side dishes and you are certain that your kid is not going to touch it. Just sneak it in their parathas and they wont even know it.Its also a easy way to use up your left overs. Okay, its not only chole or channa masala, but you can follow the same recipe to use any leftover side dishes like pav bhaji or even your dals. Believe…