Gooseberry Rice ~ Usirikai Annam!

I have been wanting to post some good recipes that are healthy and recommended for people who suffer from diabetes mellitus, but never seem to come around them. So when we made this rice, I thought yes, this is the chance I was waiting for. I have even roped in my Dad to help me […]

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Udhi Bonda ~ Urad Dal Bondas!

Urad Dal Bonda

Urad Dal Bondas or Udhi Bonda are easy to make deep fried balls made with smoothly ground Urad dal batter with onions and spices to make a delicious snack. Since the first time I had made to share here, the boys were 2 years old, I hadn’t added onions or lot of chilies,  however this time […]

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Healthy Sprouted Moong Dal Pulao!

The other day I was chatting with my old friend, who now lives in the UK. As he is living on his own, I was very interested to know what he eats. I was really impressed when he said he is cooking for himself and not the simple ones, mind you! He said he makes […]

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Sada Muruku ~ Savory Crunchies for Kids!

Getting the right snack for Konda becomes tough most of the days. What with her specific interest, I am also breaking my head wondering what to send as snacks. Most times, I pack some wrappers, sometimes corn puffs. At times, we get sweets that she likes. But when you buy sweets, you got to ensure […]

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Simple Veggie Sandwich!

I am sure there are many takers for Sandwiches. Especially those that take very less time to get fixed. These were in a matter of 10 mins, where the major time was spent on sautéing the veggies. This makes it a perfect breakfast, with an added advantage of vegetables in it. Of course, I couldn’t […]

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Vazhakai Bajji ~ Banana Fritters!

Vazhakkai Bajji

Vazhakkai Bajji or Aratikaya Bajji is one of the most popular deep fried fritters available in South India. This is raw plantain slices deep fried in chickpea batter. I am not sure if this version of bajji is sold in other parts of India, though I know for sure its available on the streets and […]

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Channa 65 ~ Chole 65!

This was such a delicious snack and you know what Konda was insisting she does it. Yeah, Athamma and she happened to come across this recipe and ever since then, she has been after Athamma to make these for her. Finally, after a long time, they managed to get doing these. Konda wanted to mix […]

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Potato Cumin Bread Roll!

The Ninjas decided that they are going to bake something on account of the World Bread Day. And this Ninja not being in a position to bake nor do anything else could only come up with this teenage fantasy, that gets done in a jiffy. This was something I used to make so very often […]

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Simple and Quick Potato Sandwiches!

Sunday breakfast was different from the usual this weekend. Every Sunday, it’s always Poori that adores the table along with different gravies. But since we had an outing planned and hubby dear insisting on not eating pooris, I thought given the time and scope, Sandwiches were the best bet. I was reminded of the many […]

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Mixed Vegetable Curry ~ A Bachelor’s Guest Post!

When I wanted to start Spice your Life, I only wanted to concentrate on Parenting and Kids. But I was getting so many requests for Bachelor’s recipes, I thought I might be able to cover it in this blog. Now, what’s more, interesting and encouraging than getting a post from a bachelor, who is going […]

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