Fresh veggie spring rolls

2019 has been good so far, I have started working out 5-6 days a week and eating low carb/lazy keto most of the days. I do have cheat meal at least once a week. Sometimes I feel like it becomes like cheat meal 2-3 times a week but the goal is to be good m-sat…

Keto Tortilla

Let me just start by saying these tortillas have been in the recipe testing mode for quite some time now because keto version of the tortilla can get little tricky to prepare. All this time I was trying to get the same texture and softness as a real whole wheat tortilla, finally I believe its…

Grilled Veggie Mayonnaise Sandwiches

I love sandwiches because they are so versatile, fun to make, comfortable to pack and carry in lunch box and loved by kids as well as adults. Grilled veggie mayo sandwich is a quick meal option that can be made in minutes with very few ingredients. You can use vegan mayo or cream cheese or…

Chilli Cilantro Lime Makhana (Fox Nuts)

As we all know that Makhanas (fox nuts) acts as an anti-oxidant & is a rich source of calcium and fiber. They are also low in calories and free of gluten what more do you need. Due to its high magnesium & low sodium content, this gluten-free health food is beneficial to those suffering from…

Spinach Avocado Tortilla (Roti/Thepla)

Spinach Avocado tortilla/roti/thelpa take flatbread to the next level. Avocados make these roti very very soft and they stay that way for a very long time, which makes them perfect for packing for lunch. The spinach adds color, flavor, fiber, and nutrients. My kiddo loves eating colorful foods and he is obsessed with Peppa Pig….

Beetroot Tortilla (Roti/Thepla)

I love making Tortillas using different veggies especially after having Dhyan. My child is a picky eater and does not really like vegetables at this stage so I try to sneak them in different foods. My child is very into eating colorful foods and at times he jokes asking me if he can have purple,…

Instant Mini Semolina Steamed Cakes (Mini Rava Idli)

Soft, spongy, melt-in-your-mouth Rava Idli is an amazing breakfast/snack option and in our household its one of the favorite dishes. Its healthy and quite filling. My son is a very picky eater and he loves these mini idlis. They are perfect for kids lunches and great option when you are on the go! Rava Idli,…

Curried Tofu

Baked tofu is a quick and easy plant based protein that tastes great! It comes together so easily, just whisk together a marinate, soak the tofu, spread the tofu on a pan, bake or roast, and enjoy! It comes out of the oven crispy, flavorful, and ready to add some zing to salads, noodle bowls,…

Low Carb- Keto Jalapeno Bagels

If you are on a keto or low carb diet, you are probably missing a lot of your old, carb loaded favorite dishes and for me, that includes breads and bagels! I love bagels!!! Esp. hot toasted everything or jalapeno bagels. After many attempts, I found the recipe that works for me and this one…

Sev Usal (Dry Green Pea Soup) -Instantpot recipe

Sev Usal (Dry Pea Soup) aka Ragda refers to stew or soup made from dry green peas and topped off with different condiments and it is supposed to be spicy and tangy. For people who like extra extra spicy there is a red chili condiment served on the side. There will be tears and sweat…

Spicy Masala Makhana (Savory Lotus Seeds)

I was introduced to Makhana couple years ago when I was visiting my moms place in philly and since then I was hooked! Over the years, I have attempted to make makhana using various different toppings and seasonings. I am going to share few with you starting with this one. This snack recipe is quick,…

Turiya Curry (Ridge Gourd Curry) in Instantpot

I have decided to add section on the blog where I will be posting all the recipes made in instant pot with the pressure settings and the directions which will guide you to have your meal ready instantly!! I am using my instant pot everyday for most of my meals. Today I will be posting…