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Rice Vermicelli for babies 2
Toddler and Older

Rice Vermicelli for babies 0 (0)

Also called as akki shavige/ shavige uppittu. This recipe is for infants older than 10 months. My son is little older than a year, and loves to eat this for snack. Preparation is quick and easy. When I prepare this recipe for his breakfast, I add finely chopped carrots, beans, […]

Masala Poha|Avalakki Oggarane 3
Vegan, Breakfast

Masala Poha|Avalakki Oggarane 0 (0)

Masala Poha – In Kannada, it is called “Avalakki Oggarane”, one of the staple breakfast options in the south Karnataka region. It is paired with upma, with a side of banana, most commonly. This recipe is vegan and health-friendly. Poha comes in two varieties – Thick and thin. We make […]

Lentils Paddu|Guliappa 4
Breakfast, Snacks, Vegan

Lentils Paddu|Guliappa 5 (1)

Also known as paniyaram or Ponganalu. Traditionally, it is prepared by pouring the batter into the iron cast mould. I have used non stick pan with mould(stuffed pancake mould) to avoid immense amount of ghee Batter for paddu is same as that of Idli or masala dosa. This is a […]

Broken Wheat Porridge 6
Toddler and Older

Broken Wheat Porridge 0 (0)

Also known as Daliya khichidi. Broken wheat is nutritious as it is rich in protein, fiber and iron. It is a one pot meal- broken wheat and veggies along with spices are cooked together in a pressure cooker or Instant pot. It is incredibly light and healthy. The texture of […]

Toasted Coconut Granola
Vegan, Baked Goods, Breakfast, Snacks

Toasted Coconut Granola 5 (1)

Toasted Coconut Granola is a super healthy recipe loaded with the goodness of whole grains and nuts. Today I am sharing my favorite ‘basic’ granola recipe. Its is straightforward, simple and quite easy to make, with ingredients you almost certainly keep in your pantry. This granola makes a wonderful snack […]