Meal

Meal ideas and various recipes

masalapuri

Masala Puri

We love outings to nearby places.Kids love going out and picnics.When we go for outings what to pack for lunch is question for me.I prefer dry foods or finger foods as a snacks or meal for kids.This humble masala puri is perfect food for kids lunch. I add chopped green […]

Noodles

8 Quick vegetarian dinner ideas for week days

There are times when cooking dinner after exhausting working day is tough for mommy. Weekdays are mostly busy because of office, kid’s school, classes and household things. After returning home from work mommy has the big long list of to-do like cooking, cleaning, laundry and kid’s studies. There are many […]

Lemon rice recipe

Lemon rice recipe

I had a neighbour aunty who used to cook awesome food. She used to cook  and distribute many dishes especially on festivals. I always waited for festivals  to eat yummy food cooked by aunty. Aunty used to make lemon rice on almost all festivals and send boxes to her friends […]

mirchi ka salan recipe

Mirchi ka salan recipe

Every place is known for special dishes cooked and loved by people. Hyderabad is famous for its spicy, aromatic, flavourful and tastiest biryani dishes (Rice cooked with meat /vegetables and spices). Hyderabadi biryani is just heaven for foodies.I like everything about the biryani served in Hyderabad’ food joints. Biryani is served […]

Paneer biryani

When I think about any dish which is fragrant, spicy, colourful and full of flavours,  biryani comes first in the list.It’s my favourite one pot meal. Actually chicken biryani is extremely popular rice variety and it’s must have on special occasions/ festivals.Being vegetarian I cook vegetable biryani most of the […]

French beans stir fry

  I used french beans (In frozen form) only for making vegetable pulao / Noodles, as we didn’t get it at my place.I never tried making any other recipes using it. But now at place I live we get fresh french beans and I try making curry with different recipes.Today’s […]

Coconut chutney

For making coconut chutney fresh coconuts are used. Dry coconuts can also be used for making it ,but it tastes good with fresh coconuts only.(Fresh grated coconuts are available at many grocery stores also.) Its must have side dish for south indian delicacies like idli, dosa ,medu wada. Beside health […]

Dum aloo

Dum aloo is one of the special curries which i make occasionally or when i have guests at home.Its full of flavors and rich gravy cooked with some spices and baby potatoes.Dum aloo is generally served as a side dish with roti,paratha,naan or rice.   Save Save Save Print Recipe […]

Vegetable Pulao Recipe

I absolutely love all one pot meal ideas as meal gets ready in only one step. Vegetable pulao and any choice of raita is our family favourite meal. I keep on experimenting with vegetable pulao for making it interesting for kids.Vegetable Pulao is spicy rice dish cooked with vegetables and […]

khichadi

Khichadi is extremely popular one pot meal .Its made up of rice ,lentils ,variety of vegetables and selected spices. It tastes yummy and takes very less time and ingredients to cook. I like khichadi and always make it when I feel tired or lazy of cooking complete meal. Any of […]

Onion and coriander multigrain paratha or dhapate

Dhapate is type of roti /paratha made using multi grain flours, vegetables and spices. It tastes awesome with curd/ raita /homemade butter. It’s widely made in western part of India. It’s very popular breakfast/ brunch recipe and multi-grains in it make it healthy option. Jowar flour/Atta, wheat flour/Atta, chickpeas flour […]

Kadhi

Everyone has comfort foods and Kadhi ,khichadi is my comfort food.Actually I can eat almost everyday and I always make it when i am sick. Kadhi has many versions of recipes and I like kadhi made using buttermilk. Actually when I have more Curd in refrigerator. It’s flavoured with garlic,ginger […]