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 –…

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…

Kadhi pakora – comfort food

Sunday afternoons are incomplete without two of my favourite dishes. Either it has to be Rajma – Chawal or Kadhi – Chawal. Kadhi is one of the dishes which takes us to our childhood and is a total comfort food . A lazy Sunday afternoon with a piping hot bowl of kadhi and some plain…

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…

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…

Eggless Marble cake

Marble cakes look gorgeous and taste soft and delicate. They somehow take them to your childhood and they taste like the Britannia chocolate vanilla cake slices we used to get. For a school bake sale, I decided to make this sponge Chocolate Marblr cake and then glaze it with ganache and then top with some…

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…

Nucchina unde – steamed pakora Karnatak style

Like many people in this world , loosing weight is an ongoing procedure in my life. I keep trying to add new healthy recipes in my life which can satisfy my taste buds and also keep my weight in control. This Karnataka style steamed pakora was a revelation- low fat low carbs low cal yet…

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 ,…

Eggless omelette

I always see people enjoying omelette be it any time of day but specially in breakfast. My husband relishes it but being a vegan I feel nauseous by the smell of eggs. In the end, my husband had to leave his love for omelette 🥰 I once tried this eggless version of omelette and he…

Mango ice cream

Summers are here, mango is in season and kids are demanding ice cream. Rather than giving them store bought ones I prefer to make fresh homemade ones. I have two ice cream recipes , one is a two ingredient sorbet kind mango ice cream and one is with milk and cream. This recipe is the…

Coconut rose modak

While I was making modaks, my daughter wanted to make some for Bappa. We decided upon her making the coconut modaks, which are made in 10 minutes. They involve zero cooking and are best to keep kids engrossed in making this awesome modaks. If you want more Modak recipes, try out the following links: Mawa…

Dry fruit modak – sugarfree

I have decided to go sugar-free for a year and the festival seasons make me crave for desserts. I decided to make these sugar-free dry fruits Modak, filled with nutrition and super easy to make. Try these modaks and they will be your guilt-free eats anytime of day and at any festival. These modaks are…