Dried shrimp masala, Kerala style… One of the delicacies made with dried shrimp in Kerala is dried shrimp chammanthi or dried shrimp combined with freshly grated coconut. It’s served along with rice or rice porridge. There are also other dishes made with dried shrimp like dried shrimp masala, dried shrimp curry, dried shrimp combined with veggies etc...

Beef balls baked and combined with spinach spaghetti, perfect one pot meal… When I buy ground beef, this is one of the dishes I love to make. Beef balls are baked and are combined with a delicious tomato sauce and mixed with spinach spaghetti. You could add any kind of seasonings or veggies to the ground beef. It’s a one pot meal that can be enjoyed for...

Soft, Fluffy and Refreshing pancakes… Most weekends, I end up making pancakes for my Man. Last weekend on Sunday, he made the pancake batter and I cooked the pancakes: team work it is. This recipe can also be used for making waffles. Either pancakes or waffles, based on your preference make it and enjoy for breakfast or brunch. Recipe Courtesy: All Recipes   ...

Cauliflower Dal or Cauliflower and lentil cooked together to make a nutritious curry… The other day when I had made broccoli parathas, I wanted some kind of gravy to go with it. I had cauliflower sitting in the cauliflower that has to be used up. I combined cauliflower and moong dal and made a nutritious and healthy curry. This curry can be served along with...

Hello my dear friends…Thank you everyone for participating in this giveaway. The winner of the Non-Stick Cooking pan is:Dipak Jain Congratulation to Dipak…Please send me a private message via Facebook within 24 hours with your address to claim the prize. If I don’t get a message in 24 hours, another winner will be picked. Thank you for your participation. Stay...

Broccoli Paratha, a great way to include broccoli into your diet… My intention was to use up the broccoli that had been sitting in the refrigerator. I usually make soups, stir fries or grill broccolis. This time, I decided to make parathas with it. Tasted good and it’s a great way to sneak broccoli into your kids diet: Nutritious and healthy parathas. For...

Easy Breakfast recipes that can be made without much effort and are healthy. Kick start your week and day in a healthy way… Monday: Breakfast:  2 minute Microwaved Egg Omelette with Mixed Vegetable or Mixed Nuts Smoothie:  Avocado Dates Smoothie- Healthy Avocado Smoothie Tuesday: Breakfast:  Banana Wheat Pancake Smoothie:  Apple Dates Smoothie – Healthy...

Idlis made in a paniyaram pan, known as Paddus… I didn’t know the correct name of this dish, so I kept calling them mini Idlis. Basically, these are made with Idli batter after adding a few ingredients to the batter. Unlike the authentic idlis made by steaming, these paddus are made in a paniyaram pan or the pan used for making Kerala unniyappam. I’m...

Omelette with a twist, noodles omelette… Noodles Omelette Cooking Video   ...

  Mutta Surka- Fried savoury rice and egg snacks… In Spring and in Fall, most days can be gloomy and rainy. On rainy days, I get the craving to have fried snacks, especially Kerala snacks. In Kerala, it’s quite a normal routine to serve some kind of snacks along with tea in the evening. Yesterday, it had been drizzling the whole day. I worked from home...