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Saamai / Little Millet Kichadi

  This is a very easy and simple recipe and healthy as well. Millets are rich in protein ...

Spinach and Egg Whites Baked omelet

This is my hubby's favorite breakfast recipes, a time saver too in the morning rush. Th...

Three Bean Salad

This is my version of the three bean salad, a filling and satisfying salad and a complete meal b...

Asparagus And Moong Dhal Stir Fry/ Poriyal

A simple, healthy, and a balanced side dish with pairs well with rice dishes.  A complete fib...

Whole Masoor Dhal Curry

This is a simple curry that I prepare on a regular basis when we get tired with regular dhal. T...

Bitter Gourd Stir Fry / Poriyal

 This is a recipe request from one of my readers. Growing up, I never liked bitter gourd. This...

Horsegram / Kollu Dry Curry

After an exhausting couple of weeks, we have finally settled down after the long weekend. Thes...

Indus Ladies Kids Lunch Box Ideas E book

Dear friends, I am happy to share with you all that my Easy Chicken Briyani for Kids has been ...

Aval Kesari /Brown rice flakes Kesari

Our simple golu: Happy Navarathri to all my friends and readers. We started the celebrat...

Easy Chicken Briyani For Kids - Lunch Box Recipes

This is my kids' favorite rice dish.  Whenever I make this for them, there will b...

Masala Vegetable Pasta

This is my first recipe for Kids Lunch Box Recipes Book Event conducted by Indusla...

Kollu Kanji/ Horse Gram And Brown Rice Porridge

Horse gram is one of the healthiest legumes, ideal for weight loss. I usually made a simple dhal...

Mixed Vegetable Soup

This is a favorite soup in my house loved by all. This makes a healthy and filling lunch or din...

Little Millet / Samai Pongal

Samai pongal served with gothsu Millets, the less known grain, has been gaining popularity the...

Quinoa Breakfast Porridge

  This is one of the easiest and healthiest breakfast recipes that we love. If you are bo...

Methi Dhal / Vendhaya Keerai Kootu

This is a recipe request from one of my readers, who always leaves a comment or query about my r...

Nei Appam

I made this for Puja during Ganesh Chadhurti but couldn't post it until now. This is my kids...

Channa Dhal Pulao (Brown Rice)

This is a recreation of a channa dhal pulao recipe, which wee had at a nearby Indian restaura...

Vepampoo Kuhzambu /Neem Flowers Gravy

Over the course of my 5 years of blogging, I have met many wonderful friends  along the way....

Kids and Todller Recipes - Chicken Noodle Soup

This is my version of chicken noodle soup, which is a regular soup and my kids favorite. I usual...

Wheat Pidi Kozukattais

This is like an almost instant kozukatti recipe, which does not require soaking or grinding, an...

Arisi Kanji /Rice Porridge With Brown Rice

This is a traditional porridge recipe made during festive occasions. My grandma usually makes th...

Drumstick leaves (Moringa oleifera) soup

Drumstick leaves is something I have been missing or craving for ever since we moved to US. We ge...

Quinoa Sweet Pongal

I wanted to try this pongal recipe for quite sometime and finally made during this festive seaso...

Cabbage and black chickpeas poriyal/stir fry

This is one of my favorite filling and balanced side dishes. This goes well with rotis,  any sp...