Month: October 2019

Almond Buckwheat flour laddo 0 (0)

Almond and buckwheat flour laddoo or truffle is very easy to prepare and needs few basic ingredients. Almond flour, buckwheat flour, jaggery or coconut sugar, butter or clarified butter, coconut shavings. That’s it! In India, buckwheat flour is known as kuttu ka atta. These truffles are a good option during festivities […]

Beetroot Paratha

Beetroot paratha |Beetroot flatbread 0 (0)

There are different ways to make paratha using vegetables. Either by adding vegetable puree, or stuffed, or using grated vegetables as it is. This version is easy and very quick to prepare, as it doesn’t involve prior cooking of beetroot or blending to prepare a puree. Just mix the grated […]

Apple and pear puree 0 (0)

Apple and pear is an ideal first food combination. It is easy on their little tummies, quick and tasty food for the baby. Choose apples that are sweeter in taste like royal gala or pink lady. This recipe is freezer friendly and an ideal first food for babies of age […]

Roasted Makhana snack for kids 0 (0)

Makhana is known as fox nuts or lotus seeds, often used in quite a few Indian dishes – sweets and curries, also as an evening snack. The roasted makhanas are crunchy, light, and simple . It is nutritious, easy to prepare and yet wholesome and healthy.  This recipe is pretty […]

Banana Paddu | Balehannu Guliyappa 0 (0)

How do you use overly ripen bananas ? This recipe gives you one of the ways to use them, and it makes a perfect evening snack in combination with chai or coffee. Instant sweet banana appam/paniyaram/paddu is prepared with whole wheat flour, jaggery and coconut. Instead of banana, you can […]

Rava Rotti | Semolina flatbread 0 (0)

Rava is a wheat product that is obtained by grinding wheat husk. It is used in India for preparing various dishes like kichidi, idli, dosa, upma and sweets – laddu, halwa, kesari bath etc. This south Karnataka special recipe can be prepared instantly, and can be quick breakfast option or […]

Savory Mini Pancakes | Southekai Guliyappa 0 (0)

Cucumber paddu is a breakfast or perfect evening snack item. Savoury and tastes amazing. It can be prepared instantly. No soda/fruit salt required, which makes it a healthy option too. It is also a great breakfast or snack option for toddlers. Just skip green chillies and garam masala if you […]

Cilantro Coconut Chutney 0 (0)

Coconut chutney is a popular side dish that goes perfectly with most of the south Indian breakfast items like idli, dosa, paddu, rottis , vada and a lot more. It is prepared using fresh coconut, bengal gram/chana dal, ginger, and chillis . In the recipe below, I have added fresh […]

Oats Porridge (without milk) for babies 0 (0)

Oats- whole grain cereal is one of the best nutritious food rich in protein and fiber Please follow the three day rule  before introducing any new food. to the baby. Always check with the doctor to know when to give oats to the baby . My little one was introduced […]