Curry leaves powder recipe - How to make curry leaf powder step by step recipe - Podi recipes - Powder recipes
My mum normally makes all these kinds of powder and packs for us. I don't even have to tell her. She roughly knows how long each batch lasts and she prepare the next batch. She makes it with all leaves. This time I told her I wanted take pic for the blog so don't make it I will do it by myself. So finally I can make this powder. I always have couple of these ready made powder. I used it to make seasoned Left over sevai, Oats upuma or simply add it to the steamed rice with a ghee for my lazy days. It is very handy for your bachelor sons too!Pin It Now!
Cranberry Tomato chutney recipe - Indian style Cranberry tomato dip recipe - Chutney recipes - Dip recipes
I love Cranberry however the rest of my family doesn't so most of the time I don't use it in cooking. When I tasted this chutney at my cousin's place in US I loved the combo. It is an Indian version of dip / chutney. It tasted like tomatoes with a minor twist. I had this with paratha. This can be served with your Oats porridge or any type of porridge too. This can be served as side dish for curd rice, Sometime when I am hungry I have it with un toasted bread too.Pin It Now!
Creamy Tomato Pasta with Cream cheese - Cream cheese tomato pasta - Kids friendly recipe - Party recipes - Pasta recipes
My kids love pasta in any form. During our last holiday, pretty much at least one meal a day we ended up having in one Italian restaurant and they loved the pasta there. My son was asking for similar pasta at home. Thinking about it I was pretty sure it had cream cheese. Also I was left with Cream cheese after my cheesecake (Cheesecake has became most favourite cake for my kids these days). I wanted to surprise my kids with Cream cheese pasta (I didn't commit as I was not sure how it would turn up). After I made the sauce I was pretty sure they would love it. They loved every bite of itPin It Now!
These days both of my kids don't like to have soups for starter (not sure teenage plays part here). So I have to do it only for my meals. Most of the time I prefer clear vegetable soup. The other day I felt very hungry so I wanted to try out a little thicker and filling soup. I have added a few cherry tomatoes when boiling the soup and it gave nice flavour to the soup. This is perfect for one pot simple meal after all the feasting.Pin It Now!
These days I order vegetables thro' online too. Sometimes by mistake I click twice or something so it become 2 sets. Our family is not a big fan of potato once in a while I buy baby potato for making this roasted cheesy potato. I do this more as after school snack. This time when I ordered I ordered twice (it seems) . So I ended up with so much I need to figure out what to do. My helper was suggesting sambal potato. Sambal is basically Chilli, Garlic, Ginger and onion paste. I thought it would go well. So decided to give it a tryPin It Now!
Murungai keerai Rice Recipe - Drumstick Leaves Rice Recipe - Moringa leaf Pilaf Recipe - Rice recipe - One pot meal
Peanut sauce vegetable fried rice - Peanut butter vegetable fried rice - Lunch recipes - Kids friendly recipe
Are you mad about peanut butter just like my sons? Doing fried rice with peanut butter sauce was in my mind after I had tried Sprouts salad with peanut butter. I have followed the same recipe but modified a little to suit the rice taste. It came out very good and perfect for kids. You can add your own mixed vegetables or whatever is available on-hand. Since it is so fast to make it is perfect for lunch box too. You can make the gravy and keep it in the the fridge the previous day too.Pin It Now!