A great way to get your kids a tasty, healthy snack. Fruit, whole wheat bread, nut butter, this dish covers it all!
This is a quick and easy recipe to make if you are in a rush for dinner!
A perfect breakfast or mid-day snack recipe.
A salad with a bite to it.
I love Idlis. Here's a North Indian touch to this classic comfort food from the South. You can use any vegetables you have in the fridge.
This is a very versatile item in bengali cuisine. After the bengali festival durga Puja, there's a tradition of all friends and relatives visiting each other wishing good luck and happiness. One of the typical items served at this occasion is ghugni which is popular among kids. Till now I fondly relish those memories of how eagerly we waited for it to be served when we visited our relatives. Try it and hope you and your kids will enjoy.
This is a family recipe for healthy houmous. Use on sandwiches or as a dip for veggies.
Polenta is corn meal (dried, crushed corn) and is very easy to cook. It tastes great with herbs, cheese or butter and cracked black pepper. Here's a simple and easy recipe for polenta.
Start your day right with these healthy, easy to make, delicious pancakes.
Cornflakes coated with coconut and chocolate. An easy, lovable treat to make for kids and adults.
Enjoy this wonderful Italian snack of bread topped with a sharp, lemony anchovy paste and sweet grilled tomato. Anchovies are excellent in winter to 'heat' the body.
My Syrian amigo turns this simple, no tadka dal into a great dish with carrots, aloo and sumac. Sumac is a tangy middle eastern masala. You may use garam masala instead. I garnished it with a mint leaf decorated with the colours of the flag to celebrate Aug 15. Serve with basmati rice or a rich parantha. Enjoy!
These no bake 'cakes' are fantastic served with jam, apple sauce or honey. Best of all, they're quick to make and low in fat! Makes a great breakfast in bed for mother's day!
Ridiculously busy morning and no time to eat? These filling, super healthy bars will save you! They're great for any time munching, actually.
Just mix all the ingredients and microwave for 3 mins while you get ready for work. A delicious 'muffin' will be waiting for you!
Sweet, savoury, cinnamon and egg coated bread fried till golden brown and topped with fruit of choice. Here's the classic feel good breakfast for you and your family. You may also garnish it with whipped cream or honey or strawberry syrup. Enjoy!
One of my favourite comfort foods, these 'flapjacks' are also great to snack on at work or home. Quick and easy to make, add raisins or chocolate chips at own preference!
Dal rice is a different form of rice dish than khichadi as the rice and dal are previously cooked. It can be cooked quickly for lunch and served with chutney.
Bread chivada is a simple and quick snack that is made of fried cut pieces of bread with spices. Serve with ketchup.
Bread bhaji as the name suggests is bread fry which is considered a simple and quick snack in India. The bread is spicy and is served with ketchup.