My new favorite breakfast… Are you sick and tired of having the same breakfast over and over? Well, I am. My hunt for a new breakfast started a few weeks ago. Last Wednesday, I finally came up with a dish – oats coffee pudding. I love oats and hence I tried a pudding with it. Coffee is something that is unavoidable in the morning, so I added a few dashes...

Tender Coconut Pudding, an authentic Kerala dessert… One of the desserts I had been wanting to try for the past 5 years was tender coconut pudding. For making this I needed fresh tender coconut, which was not available in the US. However, in kerala tender coconut is found in abundance. Tender coconut water has several health benefits. In fact it is an instant...

An annoying day turned into a delicious one… Yesterday dawned as a gloomy, lousy day for me. A day when I wished the sun had set the moment it had risen. Looked at the sky now and then through my window and eagerly waited for the  shades of darkness to spread the sky. It bloomed as a bad day and it ended in the same way too. After all the frustration, I was...

A sweet pudding to overcome the feeling of melancholy… Melancholy, is what I had been feeling for the last few days. I couldn’t find any specific reason for slipping into this state, hence I blamed on the rainy weather, my darling husband, my dear friends, my parents, and everything and anything that came my way. I looked around, everything seemed perfect,...

Custard, bread & whipped cream layered into a delectable trifle… This is easy to whip up & no-bake trifle. Layered with custard pudding, bread & whipped cream, topped with candied dried fruits, nuts & melted chocolate. Tasted out of the world, even those without a sweet tooth will enjoy this trifle. You can make this with store-bought custard...

Lipsmacking & decadent Avocado milkshake, topped with ice cream… Avocado is a superfood packed with nutrients and has amazing health benefits. I often have avocado smoothie or avocado smeared toast for breakfast. On special occasions, I make this decadent milkshake topped with ice cream. Adding honey will greatly enhance the taste of this milkshake &...

Hope everyone had a great Day 9 Ramadan… 10th Day Pre Dawn Meal or Suhur Healthy Dates Pancake Day 10- IFTAR MENU Medjool Dates- 4/person Semolina Drink or Thari Kanji – Rava Kanji Snack Chicken Stuffed Gift Box Soup Easy Beef Soup Main Entree Dragon Chicken This can be served with noodles, roti or rice. Shrimp Tikka Masala– Replace shrimp with Chicken This...

Hope everyone had a great Day 8 Ramadan… 9th Day Pre Dawn Meal or Suhur Easy Omelette Burrito- Breakfast Egg Burrito Day 9- IFTAR MENU Medjool Dates- 4/person Strawberry Sprite – Summer Drink/Mocktail– Replace Sprite with water to make it soda free Snack Wheat Pizza Pockets with chicken filling – Baked– You can use any kind of filling: chicken,...

Hope everyone had a great Day 7 Ramadan… 8th Day Pre Dawn Meal or Suhur Ramadan Chicken Rice Kanji or Porridge – Ramadan Kanji   Day 8- IFTAR MENU Medjool Dates- 4/person Almond Saffron Milk- Badam Milk Recipe Snack Chicken Samosa – Crispy Samosas Soup Ramadan Chicken Rice Kanji or Porridge – Ramadan Kanji Main Entree For Egg lovers Egg- Omelette...

Hope everyone had a great Day 6 Ramadan… 7th Day Pre Dawn Meal or Suhur Couscous and Chick Peas Salad with Mint-Orange Dressing– You can cooked chicken to this salad Day 7- IFTAR MENU Medjool Dates- 4/person Coconut Water Strawberry Lemon Soda– you can skip Sprite to make it soda free. Snack Masala Bread Egg Toast Recipe Soup Creamy Healthy Veggie...