Recipes

Pineapple Upside-down Cake Recipe

Kids exams got over, and obviously we had to celebrate. Yeah, we never miss an opportunity to celebrate and by celebrate, we mean food of course. Made this Pineapple Upside-down cake after ages. Seriously, this is a recipe I had written down even before my kids were born… Yeah it’s that old. (The tattered book stands evidence for that) One of…

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Easy Homemade Bread

Since I started baking my own bread, I have been receiving numerous enquiries on how I do it and a lot many people wanting to bake bread on their own. It is indeed a happy feeling to know that so many out there are showing interest in baking bread themselves and wanting to stop buying store-bought bread. This interest is…

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8 Easy strategies to get kids to eat healthy

I understand that eating healthy and nutritious is not something you can just preach and get results instantly. It’s a journey you take along with your family towards building healthy eating habits. It needs conscious, sensible and sound decision making from the parents to inculcate a life-long good eating habit in their kids. My husband and I as a team…

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Homemade Burger buns

No matter how conscious we are about our eating habits, we do succumb to cravings once in a while and not to mention the advertisement industry going over-board with their imagery that makes kids the most vulnerable. So, I have been looking for a great recipe for homemade burger buns for quite sometime now. Though rarely, the guilt of having…

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Home-made Chicken Burgers

We as a family love Burgers, especially chicken burgers. Though we are conscious about not adding junk food to our diet, to tell you the truth, we do love our occasional guilt- pleasure trip to McDonald’s. It’s one of those things we took to from our trip to the US and it’s been difficult to shake it off. My kids…

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Home-made Lasagna

Recipe for Homemade Lasagna: You will need: Lasagna sheets Béchamel sauce Red sauce Mozzarella cheese Vegetables/chicken For the Lasagna sheets: Plain flour – 1.5 cups Eggs                2 Milk               ¼ cups Salt                  to taste Making Lasagna sheets: (Alternatively you can buy ready-made lasagne sheets too) Mix all the above ingredients and knead it to a chapatti dough consistency. You can…

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Homemade Pancake Recipe

Home-made Pancake Recipe: The pancake fever caught us while we were in the US. That of course, is everyone’s story isn’t it? While we were there, for most part of it we just bought the ready-to-make pancake mix without even knowing how easy it is to make homemade pancakes. Once I knew how to, I just wanted to bang myself…

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