Drumstick Dal

Drumstick Dal

Today’s recipe is Drumstick dal. I have been making different types of dal everyday. My daughter loves dal and rice and hence I prepare it in different ways by adding different types of vegetables. Adding different vegetables like palak, drumsticks, tomatoes, onion, capsicum, etc. makes it nutritious and is a good way to cheat the… 

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5 Amazing Changes I Noticed In My Kid After Taking Up The #YesChallenge

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Some days ago, I received a video on WhatsApp. My daughter’s friend’s mom had shared it on our school WhatsApp group. Initially I ignored the video thinking that it was just another video on WhatsApp, you know how we get atleast 5 a day. But then I watched it and it made me pause. It… 

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Green Beans Stir Fry | Val Papdi Bhaji

Green Beans Stir Fry, Val papdi Bhaji

Today’s recipe Green Beans Stir Fry is a simple and easy recipe. Made from French beans, it is rich in iron. This recipe is popular in Goa and is known as Val papdi Bhaji in Konkani. Some people also call it as papdi bhaji. Valpapdi or Green beans are very good source of iron which… 

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Soya Granule Pulao

Soya chunks Pulao

Soya granule pulao is a recipe which my daughter demanded one fine day. She saw it in her friend’s lunch box and wanted the same for lunch next day. These days she’s become very choosy. Every evening tells me what she wants in her lunch box the next day. I think this is a part… 

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Pumpkin Bharta | Doodhi Bharta

Pumpkin Bharta , Doodhi Bharta, Doodyache bharta, pumpkin recipe

Pumpkin Bharta also known as doodhi bharta is a simple yet nutritious dish made in Goa. I learnt this traditional Goan recipe from my mother. Whenever she made this pumpkin bharta, she called and told me the recipe and literally forced me to cook and publish it on the website. Today, this recipe of doodhi… 

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Vada Pav

Vada Pav

Vada Pav is a famous Indian Street food. Though I never liked this recipe, I sometimes make it for my hubby. He just loves vada pav. Travel anywhere in India, you will find vada pav in every nook and corner. It is very famous in Pune and Mumbai and is a popular street food there…. 

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Methi Dosa / Methyeche Pole / Fenugreek Pancakes

Methi Dosa , Methyeche Pole , Fenugreek Pancakes

Methi dosa or methi pole or methyeche pole is another dish that I learnt from my mother in law. We made this recipe for breakfast and had it along with garlic chutney. You can have it with pudina chutney too. My daughter had it as it is without any chutney. The recipe is very simple… 

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5 Types Of Poha (Fov / Beaten Rice / Avalakki) To Make For Diwali

Poha varieties for Diwali

It’s Diwali time in the India. Entire country is celebrating Diwali. Here is wishing you all a Very Happy Diwali.  In a diverse country like India, different types of festivals are celebrated. Diwali is one such festival which is celebrated by all religions together in India. In Goa, we make different types of poha or… 

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India’s First Toys“R”Us Store Launched In Pheonix Market City, Bangalore

ToysRUs

On 7th Oct 2017, my daughter and me were invited for the grand launch of Toys“R”Us at Phoenix Market City, Bangalore. Toys“R”Us is the World’s greatest toy store and one of the most globally loved brands. My daughter was super excited to see the biggest toy shop opening in Bangalore. That Saturday, she got up… 

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Danone Greek Yoghurt And The Healthy Swap

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As a food blogger and a doting mommy I always ensure that my family gets to eat healthy food. I always cook food with freshest ingredients. There are days when I treat my family with special indulgences occasionally, but I do my best to cook and feed them healthy food. Sometimes I feel that I… 

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Vegetable Pulao Made Using TTK Prestige Delight Electric Rice Cooker

Vegetable Pulao

My daughter wants different varieties of rice every other day in the lunch box. Cooking a different recipe every other day is a challenge, as I have to cook and pack the lunch boxes early morning and leave for office too. I don’t have any house help/cook at home and manage everything alone. So in… 

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All That One Should Know About Maggi Noodles And A Trip to Nestle R&D Manesar, Gurugram

There are many myths associated with Maggi. Today’s blog post is all about bursting those myths. But before that, let me tell you a bit more about Maggi and why I love it. MAGGI is a house-hold name in India and everywhere around the world. As a kid, I used to get Maggi noodles every… 

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Ooty Trip

Ooty

The travel bug has bitten me. I had been on a short vacation to Ooty sometime back. Though it was not my first trip to Ooty, it was a special one. It was my daughter’s first Ooty trip. She too loves travelling just like us. If you reside somewhere in Bangalore, then long weekend is… 

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Ash Gourd Halwa | Kuvalyacho Halwo

Ash gourd halwa

Navratri is about to start and I am sure you all are looking ahead to make healthy and delicious recipes for your family. During this season, ash gourds can be found in abundance. Various recipes can be cooked with ash gourds. One such recipe is ash gourd halwa. Ash gourd halwa also known as kashi… 

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Hot N Juicy Kebab Festival At Paradise Food Court

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Ever since Paradise Food Court opened in Bangalore, we have been a regular customer there. Whenever I feel like eating Hyderabadi biryani, Paradise is the first name which comes to my mind. Whenever some guests visit us from Goa, I take them to Paradise to taste the authentic Hyderabadi biryani. But along with the chicken… 

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Maia – For The Mothers, By The Mothers – A Restaurant Review

Maia

Sometime in August 2017, I was invited for the preview of an upcoming restaurant Maia at Sarjapur Road, Bangalore. Maia is a very unique concept which aims at celebrating the mothers and their recipes. Every mother’s recipe is unique and is filled with love. Maia is a movement for the mothers, by the mothers! Maia is… 

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Paneer Bhurji (Crumbled Cottage Cheese Stir Fry)

Paneer Bhurji, Spicy Cottage Cheese Crumble

Paneer Bhurji is a delicious recipe which you can prepare within few minutes. This recipe is prepared in a similar style as egg bhurji. The difference is instead of egg, I have used paneer or cottage cheese crumble. This recipe is very simple and is prepared with minimum number of ingredients. Crumbled Cottage Cheese Stir… 

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