Spinach Ricotta Ravioli

Italian is my favourite cuisine after Indian . I can eat pasta with as much love as I eat Dal Rice. I find Italian food similar to Indian food coz of the use of garlic, onions and tomatoes used in it , which are also basic staples in Indian tadka or curries. Raviolis have been…

Baked Methi Mathri

My kids love to munch on Mathris or indian crispy bites . We always take a boxful of them on our trips as they are a perfect crispy savoury snack on the go and they last long. Mathris are deep fried bite sized savoury snack. I wanted to make them healthy for kids so I…

Herbed Veggie Focaccia Bread

Focaccia is my favorite bread to make at home. It has a crisp outside and soft inside, and is perfect to serve with dinner, soups or even sliced in half and used for sandwiches. The best part is that it’s naturally vegan. This garlic veggie herbed focaccia bread recipe is very simple to make –…

Two minute mug pizza

Originally posted on Saanvi Diaries:
Hello. I want to eat a pizza but mother is not allowing me.. Think Saanvi.. Yes I can make 2 minute mug pizza. You want to eat also. So lets make. Ingredients 4 tablespoons of all purpose flour 1/8 teaspoon of baking powder 1/16 teaspoon of baking soda 1/8 teaspoon…

Wholewheat Double chocochip cookies

I have always shared that my cooking revolves around my kids, but this healthy chocochip cookie revolves around my nephew. He had this holiday homework to make something using flameless cooking. And he is a great chocolate lover. He wanted me to make a chocolate cookie. But being the health nut that I am, I…

Quick Mango Ice Cream – Vegan

Summer is a time of ice-creams , sorbets and sherbets . But, mostly they are full of sugar , preservatives and fat. I like to make simple Ice lollies for my kids with fresh seasonal fruits. One of my favourite to make is a creamy vegan, gluten free, fat free quick mango ice cream. This…

Vegan Gluten free granola

Granola is one of the healthiest breakfast. These crunchy small bites with the goodness of nuts and almonds give the day a nutritious boost. Oats being heart friendly also give a feeling of fullness. I prefer to have these with coconut milk and they taste delicious. You can have them with almond milk or with…

Tomato soup – Restaurant style

A warm bowl of tomato soup is soup satisfying and it’s a bowl full of nutrition. Mostly, my tomato soup never turned out to be really good. Either it was too thick or too thin. Then I came across this recipe and made soup this style and turned out to be the best ever restaurant…

Oat Breadsticks

We all love to have a warm bowl of soup on a lazy evening. But, it becomes soul satisfying along with some crispy buttery breadsticks. This buttery , crisp breadsticks we get in restaurant is one of the main reason why we love to have soup in restaurants rather than at home. What we get…

Chocolate mousse- two ingredient

Chocolate mousse sounds like a bowl of decadent yummiliciousness … it’s a bowl which transports you to heaven. But also, it’s very difficult to get the right texture and is high in fat and calories. Then from the dessert heaven arrived Heston Blumenthal, and made an impossible chocolate mousse with the two ingredients which are…

Jaggery Digestive Cookies

We all try to eat healthy but the cookie lover hidden inside us makes us grab that one cookie which is loaded with refined sugars, all purpose flour and loads of butter. So, here I bring you a tasty , delectable, yummy option of a cookie made with the humble Jaggery or Gur which we…

Coconut oat cookies

Coconut flavour cookies taste yumm with a hot cup of tea. Add in the goodness of oats and honey and we get a healthy cookie. It’s crispy at bottom and soft and chewy in the centre. These chewy cookies are super delicious. I made them like regular cookies as my kids and father like them…

Date nut squares

I have a sweet tooth. That is very well evident from my blog. But the one recipe which I love the most because I can eat it guilt free and can also gift it on Diwali , is Date Nut Squares. It has zero refined sugar, healthy nuts and iron rich dates. You can eat…

Dhokla

Soft, spongy , gluten-free, sweet , salty , tangy – the dhokla is one of the most frequently eaten snack in India. We all love to eat dhokla but many times we are unable to make perfect dhoklas. It has been the story of my life. I have tried umpteen recipes to get a perfect…

Fruit parfait

Easy to make, healthy, fresh and a beautiful beginning to your day – yogurt parfaits . Quickly whipped up, can be eaten at any time of day, a perfect low calorie dessert to a fres morning breakfast, your on the go snack to tv couch binge eating. It’s so easy that my daughter has been…

Aloo tikka chaat

Delhi is the land of chaat. It’s very rare to find someone who doesn’t like Delhi ki chaat. But being a health freak stops me from enjoying this spicy flavoured treat. So one fine day, I decided to combine the two famous chaats – Aloo tikka and aloo ki chaat and combine to make a…

Paneer tikka – oven baked

Panner tikka is a vegetarians go to snack at any party , festival or whenever they wana binge on snack. Its a super healthy , low carb , full on protein snack which is loved by everyone of any age. My kids prefer to eat them in morning breakfast on a day off. Its a…

Paneer Lababdar

My son is one of the most finicky eater I know. He doesn’t touch any healthy pumpkin, sunflower seeds nor almonds. All he loves is his paneer. So finally I decided to make his favourite paneer lababdar with a gravy full of nutrition. Rather than adding cashew-nuts , I decided to add various types of…

Mango rose chia bowl

Recently I have started experimenting with different type of chia bowls for breakfast. Then , I saw this beautiful flower made out of mango slices and decided to make a rose flavour chia pudding decorated with mango rose on top. Try this refreshing , light and low cal chia pudding for breakfast and start your…

Coconut chia bowl

Breakfast bowl or brekkie bowls is my favourite breakfast… easy to relish on a lazy day… full of nutrition and taste . And it helps loose weight, fill you up and makes your metabolism works better . Chia puddings are made in various variations. I have another mango chia pudding recipe on my blog ,…