oats

Chocolate banana oatmeal cookies recipe – easy healthy baking recipes

This is one of the most wonderful thing I have had in ages.They were really awesome. Morever they are low fat too. All ingredients used are quite healthy like the whole wheat flour ,oats, banana etc. Its better to use over ripe bananas for more sweetness. Lots of chocolate in the form of cocoa powder and semi sweet chocolate chips is used. You can refer options in the notes to make it eggless too. I have used raw organic sugar instead of brown sugar. They look so delectable too, isn’t it? That is the reason I was tempted to make…

 

1 minute Banana nutella mug cake – Healthy microwave baking recipes

I had been craving for chocolate for the last few days, especially for the chocolatey taste of nutella.And there were a few over ripe bananas too!!!The nutella and the banana combo always works out just fine, be it milkshakesor icecreams. And as my readers already know, my thing has just to be healthy and a low calorie one too. So I didi not want to add any extra sweetener as the banana and nutella already provided the necessary sweetness. But I did add some semi sweet dark chocolate chips on the top. As they melted in the microwave, it was…

 

Apple blueberry pie bars – baking for kids

I love blueberries and buy them almost every week when I visit the market.We love to eat them as such. Its a good source of antioxidants. Sometimes, I feel like trying something with these black beauties and use them in my bakes. This time when I had a excess of blueberries, I found this recipe and as I love fruity desserts , I decided to go ahead with this one. It was really yummy and you can try making this one with cherries or strawberries or other berries too!!Kids are surely going to love this. Its quite healthy also as…

 

Almond butter oats cookies recipe- low fat healthy baking

Hello to all my readers after a long time.I had mentioned in my previous post in november that I would be irregular.The kids are having holidays,my family from India were here and we had small trip to Bangkok. So basically, we were having lots of fun for the last couple of days. I did not even feel like touching my laptop though I had a few drafts. Now that the holidays are almost coming to an end and I thought of doing a quick post. I had been cooking and trying out a few new recipes though I could not…

 

Eggless Oats Chocolate brownies recipe – Healthy cake recipes

This is another healthy and guilt free cake I made for my family a couple of days back.I have used oats in my cake before. But here, I have just used oats and no other flour along with it. The recipe I have followed is my own recipe ofragi muffins which I posted a couple of months back. I have used coconut palm sugar , a recent addition to my pantry. It has a low glycemic index and therefore it does have some advantages in maintaining the blood sugar levels. However its not considered a healthier alternative to regular sugar….

 

Whole wheat oats and apple muffins – Healthy and eggless bakes

I love to have this kind of healthy muffins for mid morning or evening snacks. I always use atta, oats or other kinds of healthy flours when I am baking for such kind of regular snacking. Maida or all purpose flour is reserved for cakes during special occasions. I once made muffins using finger millet flour and my kids had them thinking it was chocolate cake. I love to use fruits in my bakes and have used apples before in my cakes. I made muffins this time and it always pairs well with some walnuts. I generally try to avoid…

 

Easy and healthy M & M cookies recipe – Baking for kids

Making this cookies was in my to do list for almost a couple of years now. I first saw the recipe in a cookie book I got from the library and had noted it down to try this sometime. But never quite made them. Then the other day, I saw my kids happily munching on these cookies which we got from the stores. The colourful gems on the cookies really makes them so attractive. The very moment I decided to try it at home really soon. Now using healthy ingredients was the next thing for me. So I decided to…

 

Oats upma recipe – Easy breakfast recipes

As I said before , I got a variety of wholegrains during my shopping to Mustafa. I have already posted with quinoa and I used quinoa in a variety of forms and also in place of rice. I will be posting some recipes with millets which is another grain I have been using. I also got a packet of steel cut oats. I have been using oats in my cooking for a long time and I have posted many recipes with it. This steel cut oats has a hard texture and takes little more time to cook than the usual…

 

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…

 

Oats dal khichdi recipe- Oats recipes

As I have already posted some oats recipes by replacing the usual rice in the recipe, this is another recipe where oats occupies the place of rice in the popular dal khichdi. As its gets quite boring eating sweetened oats or with salted buttermilk, its sometimes nice to spicen your oats and believe me its quite delicious.Also a small portion of it is quite filling, so take care that you dont make this in excess like your rice khichdi. Morever such recipes with oats should be enjoyed hot and fresh. Because if you keep oats for a long time, it…