Ingredient: Ghee

Chickpeas flour balls

Besan ladoo (Chickpeas flour balls)

Today variety of sweet snacks are easily available or made at home.It was time back 25 years when sweets like cookies, chocolates, ice creams , deserts were not available easily.Cake was only bought for birthday once in a year only.So for that sweet cravings of children snacks like ladoos, shakkar pare, […]

Instant Dates ladoo

I have sweet tooth and I like to eat sweets everyday after meals. (I agree, That’s  absolutely bad habit of mine :- ). I always stock up my pantry with some or other kind of sweet balls , bars , desserts.As ladoo have good shelf life I make variety of […]

Rava sheera recipe

Rava  sheera is quick to make dessert and thus made most widely. Go to any temple in India and it’s sure to get this dessert as a Prasad (Offering).I remember when I was child I used to eat sheera for breakfast. My mother used to add lots of dry fruits […]

Coconut modak

It’s festival time and everyone is busy in preparations for Ganesha chaturthy. Its time of the year to welcome lord Ganesha at our home.Ganesha chaturthy is incomplete without these tiny,tasty modak. Lord Ganesha loves sweets and Modak is his favorite sweet. I like traditional rice flour modak with coconut and […]

Lauki halawa

Bottle guard is nutrition rich in vitamin C, Zinc, Thiamine, Dietary fibres. I use bottle gourd mostly in curries. But my kids don’t like it and that’s why I started making dessert using it. It’s very simple recipe and tastes fantastic. My mother used to make carrots halawa and Lauki […]

Peanut coconut chutney

Few  dishes and its taste leave their mark on you. It’s about the chutney (side dish )served with idli , dosa at my college canteen. It’s almost  12 years back and I absolutely remember it’s  taste now also. It was so tasty that people used to visit canteen only for […]

Nan khatai or buttery cookies

Today’s post is about  Nan khatai ( Butter cookie). It’s is famous type of cookie or biscuit generally used as tea time snacks in India. I am passionate lover of tea and this butter cookies is my favourite tea time snacks crisp outside and soft inside Nan khatai cookies are […]

Khoya pedhe

Hi friends, Today I am posting recipe after long time. Actually I was busy with children’s holiday and could hardly find time for blog.So this post is about the lovely, tasty and tiny khoya  pedhe.You can make this pedhe as a festival dessert or on any special occasion.Actually making this […]

Wheat porridge

When my elder daughter turned 6 months old, I started giving solid food to her.Initially it was only rice and lentils water then rice.I wanted to include variety of foods in her diet and that’s why i started giving porridge to her.I came across wheat porridge recipe which tastes good […]

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 […]

Almonds halawa

Almond halawa is rich dessert made using almonds /badam.As almonds are said to be brain food i always make this humble halawa as a snacks for my children.Its easy to make desserts like other types of halawa and it can be given to small babies as well.Its nutrition packed almond […]

Coconut Karanji/ Gujiya

  Its festival time and people are busy for getting ready for festivals of color HOLI.Holi is such a fun festival which gives chance to everyone to enjoy colors,meet your loved one’s and relish number of delicacies.Coconut karanji /Gujiya is one such sweet / dessert made during holi across many […]