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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…

 

M& M Brownies recipe – Easy eggless bakes

This was another thing I made during the kids first term break.M and M candies are my favourite and my kids favourite too though they love anything with chocolate.I always have surplus amounts of this candies at my home anytime and pop a few into my mouth every now and then. A few months back when I made this cookies with M and M , I thought of trying brownies too and finally got to make it. I tried to follow a slightly different recipe so that I wanted a gooey texture filled with moist chocolate almost oozing out. The…

 

Whole wheat bread recipe – easy bread baking recipes

I really love baking bread and buns at home. Home made breads are always interesting to make and eat. Its healthier and creates opportunity for a wide number of options too. Saying all this, I make bread very rarely though I want to do atleast once a week. Its the time constraints and partly my laziness too. But when I saw this recipe , I wanted to try it totally as the recipe used whole wheat flour and the ghee and yogurt in it gave an Indian touch and flavour to the bread. I had the maximum portion of the…

 

Eggless double chocolate whole wheat muffin recipe- Easy eggless baking recipes

We love the chocolate chip muffin available here at the supermarket and I always buy them as they are quite tempting. My kids love them too. I love the strong chocolate flavour in it and its moistness. I always wanted to make something like that at home. I found a vanilla chocolate chip muffin recipe here and made a couple of changes to make it into a chocolate muffin. It was quite delicious and quite similar to the muffin I buy at the stores. Though of course there was a slight change in the texture as I have used a…

 

Stuffed Aloo puri recipe – kids lunchbox recipes

Its definitely a challenge to cook for the kids. Its difficult to please them. But its so satisfying if they eat something so well, especially if we have put a lot of efforts cooking something for them. I have a tough time cooking for my 7 year old. He is my best food critic, definitely a tough job to please him and a happy “me ” if he gives me a thumbs up!! He usually loves the cakes I make, especially if it is chocolate. I often wonder about what to send for his school lunch time. He has his…

 

Mooli ka paratha/radish paratha – Indian flatbread recipes

I find paratha is the best way to sneak the vegetables into your family meals. Radish is something I rarely buy as I make only radish sambar with it. But after making this parathas some couple of weeks back , I have started buying them quite regularly. That is whenever I visit the Indian shops. I love the long slender ones rather than the fat big ones though the latter ones are a less pungent. I usually try to incorporate the vegetables directly into the flour while making the dough. But nowadays I make the dough in advance as I…

 

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…

 

Broccoli paratha recipe – easy indian bread recipes

I do buy broccoli quite frequently, not because its a favourite at home. But as its quite healthy and we get really good fresh ones here that I am quite tempted to buy it everytime. Then I do wonder how to use it and mostly end up using it in a mix vegetable curry. Sometimes I make broccoli Manchurian or bake them in the oven with some spices coated on it or simply add them in some dal. Nowadays I try making stuffed parathas many times as its one way to sneak the vegetables into the kids food. So this…

 

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…