50 Healthy Ramadan recipes. Tips for making healthy snacks: Instead of frying pan fry with less oil. If you have air fryer use that for making snacks. Most snacks can be baked. There are also many snacks that can be made by steaming. Eating healthy doesn’t mean that you should avoid fat and carbs completely. Our body needs fat and carbs. Follow a balanced...

In just 15 minutes, you will be devouring this delicious chicken pilaf or pulao made in the Instant Pot… Cooking video   Facebook Comments #wpdevar_comment_2 span,#wpdevar_comment_2 iframe{width:100% !important;}...

Turn beets into a delicious fried snack, beets cutlet or fritters… Lately, I’ve been obsessed with beet juice and even made my Man drink it. He frowned and then gulped it down. For that, he deserved a delicious snack out of beets. Made this beetroot cutlet on a Sunday evening and we both enjoyed it. You wouldn’t feel the earthy beet taste in this...

Weekend lunch or dinner recipe ideas… On weekends, I try to make a few dishes or the dishes that I crave for and serve on my favourite mini thali plate. For Saturday dinner, I made a couple of dishes in the Instant pot (that was effortless) and also made pepper mushroom stir fry and served with homemade chapati. Quite a hearty and delicious meal. Instant Pot...

Typical Kerala lunch that includes matta rice, fish curry, kappa, thoran and fish fry… This is one of my favourite Kerala style meals. While living in Kerala, we used to have catch of the day fish almost everyday and this is the kind of dishes I used to devour for lunch. When it’s made by mom, everything tastes delish. There are different ways of making...

Chicken filling made in the Instant Pot… This chicken filling made effortlessly in the Instant Pot can be used for making several dishes. Filling for samosa, make into cutlets, make sandwich, make wraps, filling for quesadilla etc. One filling and several dishes. The best part is that, this chicken filling can be made ahead of time and refrigerated for a few...

Kerala style fish curry made in the claypot… Fish curry made in the claypot or manchatti tastes better and in Kerala that’s how it’s made. A few years ago, I’ve bought a couple of manchatti or claypot from Kerala and they tagged along with me to Canada. In Summer, whenever I make fish curry I try to cook in the claypot. Claypot has to placed...

Remember the saying: “Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper.” On weekdays, while rushing to work I find it challenging to make a good healthy breakfast (I know, not a great excuse). I always end up packing instant oats with milk or cereal with milk or just fruits and have that while at work. Eating a good healthy breakfast...

Mushroom and pepper dry roast… This is an Indo-Chinese vegetarian dish; mushrooms are seasoned with soy sauce and chili sauce and stir fried. This can be served along with rice, noodles or roti. Cooking Video   Facebook Comments #wpdevar_comment_9 span,#wpdevar_comment_9 iframe{width:100% !important;}...

A South Indian breakfast dish that’s healthy and can be made effortlessly… Traditional Uthappam is made with the batter used for making dosa or idli (rice-urad dal batter). It’s more like a thick dosa topped with onions, carrots, green chilies etc. In this recipe, instant oats and semolina are combined along with mixed veggies and yogurt and made...