Sep 292015
 
Dhokla - besan dhokla - khaman dhokla recipe

Dhokla has been on my menu for a long long time now. Honestly, I was always intimidated to make dhokla at home, because it felt like a very tiresome process to me. That was the only reason I never gave it a try in my kitchen for all these days. Being a south Indian, dhokla is not a regular item [Read more]

Sep 282015
 
Homemade whole wheat cookies -- atta biscuits

It’s been a long time since I posted some cookies (biscuits). So, last weekend I was just asking my husband to give me an idea for a healthy and nutritious cookie that can be eaten like a snack. He immediately suggested whole wheat cookies mixed with a handful of lightly roasted nuts. I loved the idea and we together made [Read more]

Aug 072015
 
South Indian Upma - version 2

A slight variation to my already posted south Indian upma recipe is this – another version of upma with some nuts. I call this another version because in my house, my husband likes nuts in upma where as I do not. So, I normally make different versions at home. My favorite is actually tomato upma without any onions in it, [Read more]

Jun 082015
 
Instant oats idli recipe

I am always looking for healthy breakfast recipes that are high on protein or fibre with limited amount of carbs. So, when I chanced upon this recipe at sharmi’s passions, I immediately wanted to try this out. Instant oats idli has a lovely combination of rava (sooji) with fibre rich oats. I normally use cracked wheat rava as a substitute [Read more]