Recipes for babies

Simui payesh | Vermicelli Kheer

Simui payesh | Vermicelli Kheer (with patali gur or jaggery)

Payesh is a term that seems so sweet to bengalis. Not because they taste sweet but because they are cooked with much patience and care and served with much love! On birthdays, as most people in the world enjoy bites of cakes, we bengalis love taking a dig into a bowl of payesh. Payesh can […]

Plain dosa recipe

Plain dosa recipe – A boon for weight watchers

In my Bangalore days, I used to stay as a paying guest. On every Friday morning, PG aunty used to serve wonderful plain dosa. Plain and white, minimal use of oil. .. was a boon to me, since I was introduced to weight watching back those days. In fact, I enjoyed standing in a long […]

Pudding recipe Simple pudding recipe

Simple pudding recipe

Searching a recipe to satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth? Well, here’s a Simple pudding recipe that can be made easily at home with super easily found  ingredients at your fridge. Try it out. It’s made up of milk, egg, sugar, ghee and cardamom and made in a steamer. You can top it with caramel sauce and enjoy […]

fish Katla fish without onion garlic ginger

Katla fish recipe without onion-ginger-garlic

There’s a variety of Fishes and there’s a variety of methods of cooking them as well.  Katla fish recipe without onion-ginger-garlic is one such easy method of cooking a fish without using onion, garlic, ginger and the recipe is mentioned below. I have used katla here. Rui can also be cooked in the same manner. […]

Kaddu Kalo jeera foroner kumro | pumpkin with onion seeds recipe

Kalo jeera foroner kumro | pumpkin with onion seeds recipe

Pumpkins are vegetables that’s available in plenty in markets all round the year. Try Kalo jeera foroner kumro | pumpkin with onion seeds recipe to have with roti or parantha in tiffins or dinners. This can also be served with rice, dal. Total cooking time for Kalo jeera foroner kumro | pumpkin with onion seeds recipe […]

pumpkin recipe Sweet and sour pumpkin curry | khatta meetha kaddu recipe

Sweet and sour pumpkin curry | khatta meetha kaddu recipe

Sweet and sour pumpkin curry | khatta meetha kaddu recipe yields a simple flavorful dish of pumpkin. Pumpkin is innately sweet in taste. To enhance the sweetness in the dish we would use jaggery. If you wish you can skip using it. For sourness, we can are using both tamarind and dry mango powder or […]

broken wheat Broken wheat | Dalia with moong dal Recipe

Broken wheat | Dalia with moong dal Recipe

Dalia is nothing but broken wheat which is popular in North India. It’s healthy, tasty and can be made easily in no time. Hence it is a good option as a breakfast and evening snack for kids and a light dinner for weight watchers. And of course for babies above 9 months, it’s a great […]

bottle gourd recipe Lau moong | Bottle gourd with moong recipe

Lau moong | Bottle gourd with moong recipe

Bottle gourd or lau is a vegetable with a cooling effect. The Lau moong | Bottle gourd with moong recipe of mine mentioned below is indeed good to have for summer days. Because we have pulses and vegetables both in this Lau moong | Bottle gourd with moong recipe, it’s undoubtedly nutritious as well. Ingredients for […]

Khichudi Mixed dal khidchi Recipe

Mixed dal khidchi Recipe

In childhood, when it would pour cats and dogs, all windows closed, tubelights on during the day, waterlogged streets compelled us to stay indoor.  All bored. Only pitter patter sounds of incessant rains.  But all smiling face it would be, when ma  would break the news that there’s ‘khichudi’ or khichdi cooking in the kitchen. […]