Potato Salad Recipe

For the final week of BM#65, under Soups and Salads, I made a simple and quick salad with Potato. I was planning to make some soup. However, I was so short of ideas and resorted to another salad that was creamy and great. Not to mention quite fattening.  Sending these to Archana who is hosting this […]

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Pasta Salad with Eggless Mayonnaise Dressing

For the second day of  BM#65, under Kid’s Delight themed on Soups and Salads, I have yet another of my long standing pending dish, that finally saw the daylight. Meaning I cooked it as hot or cold as this morning. And it found its way here. However, this recipe has been on my mind for so […]

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Fruit Salad with Mint Lemon Drizzle

For the final week of BM#65, I opted to make Kids Delight themed on Soups and Salads. Now I know I am not a great soup or salad person and given a chance would always miss it out. At least my kids like soup, so I have made some soups for them in the past. […]

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Vellarikka Pachadi | Kerala Style Cucumber Salad

For the last last and final day of Salads, I have this pachadi from Kerala made with cucumber. Until that moment of making it myself, we never knew why the pachadi served in the feast tasted so delicious. When Amma tasted it, she was so happy saying this is what she always wanted to know. […]

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Moong Sprouts Salad

For the second day of Salads, I made a sprouted Moong Salad with vegetables. Sprouting the moong makes it very healthy and with crunchy onions and carrot, it makes a very filling salad. With kids having their diwali holidays, they spend their time planning on playing with the crackers. Then the evenings spent catching up […]

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Kachumber | Fresh Tomato, Cucumber, Onion Salad

Happy Deepawali to all my readers! We are starting the second week of BM#58. I will be doing Salads this week. If you have followed my rants, you would know that salads are not something that I make so often. Its not that I do not like it, its just I don’t know why I […]

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Carrot Salad | Carrot and Dates Salad with Peanut

We are starting the second week of Blogging Marathon #23, with the theme cooking with carrots. As such carrots are widely used as part of the ingredients in many dishes. Other than the Gajar Ka Halwa, I really couldn’t think of any dish that stars carrot as the single main ingredient. So I had to […]

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Kara Kondakadalai Sundal ~ Iyar Style | Spicy Chickpeas

During the Navaratri time, you always end up thinking about the Sundals you get to eat when you visit the Gollus. Among the whole lot of Sundals that get prepared, this spicy channa sundal is always my favorite. This is the way the Iyars in Tamil Nadu make it and I always get so excited […]

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Vegetable Biryani | Special Lunch Thali ~ Step by Step

I thought I must at least make another thali before this month ends, for making it to the Indian Thali Mela. I have really enjoyed making these thalis and the many thalis that so many bloggers have made for me. I have always been so attached to the concept of Thalis. Even when I normally […]

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