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Make colorful idiyappams or string hoppers, by adding spices to the dough… Idiyappam or string hopper is a  popular South Indian & Srilankan breakfast dish made with rice dough. Idiyappam making is an interesting and fun process, please watch the below video for making the perfect idiyappams. How to make Idiyappam, detailed cooking video How to cook Idiyappam...

  Stuffed dosa or masala dosa, yet another South Indian specialty dish… Dosa is a crepe, the batter is made out of rice and urad dal or black lentil. This is a popular South Indian breakfast dish. If you own an Instant Pot, fermenting dosa batter is a breeze. Ground rice & urad dal batter can be kept in the Instant pot in yogurt setting for 8 to 10 hours....

A healthy breakfast or brunch with oats… If you are bored of oatmeal, masala oats or oats soup; here is a different recipe that you can try with oats. It’s like pancakes, a savory version with mixed veggies and spices. Tasted really good and I served this along with over-easy eggs. Healthy Oats Chilla- Healthy Savoury Oats Pancake   Print ...

No-cook and no-bake chia pudding, a healthy breakfast dish… Don’t underestimate the power of Chia seeds, they are an excellent source of omega 3 fatty acids, rich in antioxidants, fiber, iron, and calcium. Chia seeds can be consumed raw or cooked. Raw chia seeds can be sprinkled over cereal, salad, yogurt, etc. Cooked chia seeds can be added to baked...

Avocado toast along with over-easy egg, healthy breakfast… Avocado is a superfood: rich in fiber, loaded with heart-healthy monosaturated fatty acid, lowers cholesterol, high in powerful oxidants, etc. I often make avocado smoothie for breakfast, diced avocado can be added to salads, make guacamole, so many ways of turning avocado into a delicious dish. Here...

Healthy and filling breakfast… One of my favorite weekday breakfast is made with plantains and eggs. Plantains are rich in fiber and instant energy boosters. Whenever I find plantains at the grocery store I get them. Even if it’s not ripe, buy them and keep them on the kitchen counter top. In a few days, they will ripen. This is one of the easiest dishes...

Healthy smoothie to kick start your day… Smoothie made with banana, apple, nuts, and flaxseed. Healthy, filling and instant energy booster. Banana Apple Smoothie- Healthy Smoothie Recipe   Print Author: Thasneen Recipe type: Smoothie Ingredients Apple- 1 Banana- 1 Pecans or Almonds- 6 Flax seeds- 2 tsp Milk- ½ cup Water- ¼ cup ...

Healthy Smoothie to kick start your day… This week, I’ve been having different kinds of smoothie for breakfast. Obviously, I love smoothies. It’s healthy and filling and will help you to kick start your day in a cheerful and energetic way. Smoothie No: 1: Strawberry, banana, apple and cereal smoothie. To the mixed fruits-I also added cereal, made...

Perfect weekend breakfast: ghee roasted plantains, and eggs wrapped in coconut crepes… One of my favorite breakfast is ripe plantains roasted in ghee and beaten eggs scrambled with them. A bowl of this makes a healthy breakfast and is filling. For Saturday breakfast, I made a twist and wrapped the ghee roasted plantains in coconut crepes. Tasted delish. This...

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...