Who doesn’t love popsicles? And with summer approaching and warmer weather we all crave for some delicious cold ice-cream/popsicles. Sisira doesn’t have sweet tooth so it was easy for me to keep her away from all the sugary stuff available in the market. But toddlers as they grow they see, read and learn new thingsContinue reading “Easy baby/toddler popsicles”
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Fun Breakfast plates – II
Well, it’s been a month that I started plating my toddler breakfast and snack with some themes. Mostly, her favorites.. Some of them are inspired from images from her books and some from doodles found on internet. I have been enjoying this new form of art and my new hobby and completed 25 plates…. Yes,Continue reading “Fun Breakfast plates – II”
Beerakaya\Ridge Gourd Mint Chutney
Beerakaya/Ridge gourd is a popular and abundantly available vegetable and used mostly by south Indians. It is a very nutritious vegetable and is used in multiple ways. We usually make dal, curry and pachadi/chutney from it. Usually, in almost all the households in Andhra the peels of beerakaya are saved after making curry and aContinue reading “Beerakaya\Ridge Gourd Mint Chutney”
Beet Greens & Mung Bean Dal
Finally, it feels like spring and we are enjoying the lockdown period with more outdoor time in the patio and evening walks. Not that it is not cold, but at least sunny and dry (no grey skies). During the day when it is sunny I would love to spend time with my toddler in ourContinue reading “Beet Greens & Mung Bean Dal”
Egg toast for toddlers
Egg toast is a popular and most common breakfast/evening snack and in India it is a pretty popular street food too. Most of us make it very often in our households and have a favorite recipe that worked out well for our family. Well, I am today sharing a very simple basic recipe that myContinue reading “Egg toast for toddlers”
Carrot & Pea patties for Baby/Toddler
I am so excited to share a recipe that will get your kids to eat and love veggies. Here is an easy carrot & pea patties that are great for baby/toddlers. These patties are so versatile that you can serve them as a delicious savory breakfast, pack them in lunchbox or serve them for dinner.Continue reading “Carrot & Pea patties for Baby/Toddler”
Veggie Loaded Frittata
Last 2 years we have been eating healthy and made many changes to our food choices. Little change have made huge difference and I absolutely feel light, little leaner and have more energy. So, I thought I will share some of those recipes that are quick and healthy.Here is one such protein packed recipe that canContinue reading “Veggie Loaded Frittata”
Eggless cashew cookies !!
These crispy melt in the mouth indian style butter and cashew cookies go perfect with a hot masala chai ( indian spicy milk tea). They are so quick and easy that you’ll want to whip up a batch right now 🙂 They are also perfect as after school snack for kids or even to share with friends andContinue reading “Eggless cashew cookies !!”
Multigrain Dosa Batter!
The most cherished and common breakfast dish of South Indian homes is Dosa ( fermented crepe made with rice and lentils). Every household has homemade dosa batter in the fridge, ready to whip up some fresh and crispy dosas. However, it is high in carbohydrates and needs good amount of oil to get those crispy edges.Continue reading “Multigrain Dosa Batter!”
Make your own herbal tea!
Curry Leaf is a herb, native to India and is used for flavoring. They are tender and have a great aroma. I have been reading a lot about curry leaf paste, tea, oil and its benefits for skin, hair and overall health. The tea was interesting and was very happy to find something healthy to replaceContinue reading “Make your own herbal tea!”