Category Archives: Grains

Instant Oatmeal Idlis

The weather is getting chillier by the day, with pouring rain and my delivery date ain’t far either. Getting to do things and moving around in itself is becoming a challenge. Walking is good during pregnancy but I only do … Continue reading

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Muthia

Muthia is one of the most popular Gujarati recipes which is traditionally made of vegetables such as lauki or spinach or for that matter you can add any vegetable of your choice, besan, sooji, wheat flour with other minor spices. … Continue reading

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Fast, Healthy, Easy breakfast in minutes

Fast, Healthy, Easy breakfast in minutes ~ Jatpat Healthy Childa Sooji, Besan, Yogurt, Rice flour, Vegetable – What could be better than a combination of protein, carbohydrates, vegetables, calcium to add to your morning diet, that too in minutes? Yes … Continue reading

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Quinoa Upma

Not your usual upma ~ Quinoa Upma Quinoa Quinoa pronounced as Keen-wah protein is a seed that has a crunchy texture and a somewhat nutty flavor when cooked. It is an ancient grain native to South America. It gives great … Continue reading

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Sooji Dhokla

Sooji Dhokla Dhokla is a fast food in India, especially in the state of Gujarat. It could be made from besan or sooji. My Mom made more of the besan version while my Mom-in-law made the sooji version and both … Continue reading

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Rava Idly

Everyday food ~ Rava Idly Vegetables for rava idly The idli or idly, is a savory dish popular throughout southern India. They are round in shape and are made by steaming a batter consisting of fermented lentils and rice. The … Continue reading

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Two Sweet Hearts

Say “I Love you” to someone special ~ Two Sweet Hearts for Valentines Day Growing up back in India, I remember how fast valentines day was catching up and getting popular among the youth. It was such a special day … Continue reading

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