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…

Keto Pav Bhaji

Pav means bread and bhaji means vegetable. It’s base of potato with green peppers, tomato and other veggies that are slow cooked into a nice spiced mash. This is further cooked with butter, onions and more spices. The key to the most delicious pav bhaji is normally the copious amount of butter used. Obviously today…

Keto Masala Crackers

I am so excited to have a crunchy low carb cheese crackers recipe that is allowed in keto diet. I usually find my self looking for crunchy snacks with tea or coffee. I get tired of eating the same foods, so I always try to experiment one recipe a week which is allowed in keto…

Shakshuka with an indian twist (low carb)

When I need to feed myself but lack of time or flexibility, the first thing that comes to mind is an egg. Fried. Hard-boiled. Poached. Scrambled. It doesnt really matter. Whichever way is in sync with the timing and rhythm of the circumstances. Sometimes my husband and I eat eggs for dinner. They are best…

Steps to successful keto diet

Now that you know the what and the why behind the ketogenic diet, let’s learn about how you can get started. Although there are many different approaches to keto you can try, most of your results will come from following these three steps: Eat the right foods. Eat the right amount of those foods. Prepare…