Mango Popsicles

I could eat Mango Popsicles any time.You can actually eat a Popsicle for every meal of the day. Yes! Use coffee as the base for your breakfast popsicle, or blend in some kale, carrot or other veggies and you’ve got a frozen salad for lunch or dinner. And dessert? Juice in some watermelon, kiwi or…

Keto Chicken Fried Rice

Second in my list of Keto friendly recipe is Keto Chicken fried rice. Grains are a big no-no in the Keto diet and for most Indians, it is almost blasphemous to think of a day without rice. My daughter was craving Chinese food and she looked up for something Chinese in the Head Bangers Kitchen…

Cauliflower Rice Keto Chicken Biryani

Have you heard of rice less Biryani? Well, I am going to share the recipe of Cauliflower rice Keto Chicken Biryani with you.  I wouldn’t have attempted anything so unusual but then the daughter is on a keto diet and every day is a new learning experience for me! What is the Keto diet? The…

Tariwala chicken or Indian Chicken Curry

My first memories of eating non-veg are of only one dish; Tariwala chicken or Indian Chicken Curry and we grew up eating only this. Punjabis are known for their tari , whether the chicken or rajma(kidney beans), chole (garbanzo) or lobiya(one eyed bean) curry. This is one of the Indian curries that is a rage all over…

Watermelon and Coconut milk Popsicles

I was waiting for summer to make fresh Watermelon and Coconut milk Popsicles and I’m so glad I finally did today! I remember my mom making them every summer with the limited means she had…..usually she made them with Roohafza or orange squash. Ah, those childhood memories of making licking the popsicle slowly so that…

Carrot-Beans-Coconut Vepudu

  Indian food has so many different regional cuisines and nearly all have abundant options for every vegetable.  I usually use French beans when I make fresh corn soup for dinner. But now that it is summer, fresh corn is not available and I do not feel like drinking hot soup in this heat. I…

Vanilla Pound Cake

Baking and I are very “hail fellow well met” kind of friends (we rarely meet) I bake only when I feel like it! The daughter is home for a long stay after many years but is on a diet. She doesn’t touch carbs and out of the blue, she chirps that she wants to bake…

Easy Sauteed Chicken Breast Recipe

Don’t settle for a boring bird! Jazz it up like this Easy Sauteed Chicken Breast Recipe so that everyone loves relishing juicy, tender, perfectly cooked chicken. A fast and diet-friendly meal, chicken is a go-to protein choice for those off carbs completely. Everyone loves chicken and healthy chicken recipes. The lean protein is fast cooking, easy…

Recipe for Homemade Tahini and Hummus

Hummus is a Middle Eastern and Egyptian food dip or spread made from cooked, mashed chickpeas or our very own Chole blended with tahini, olive oil, lemon juice, salt and garlic. Today, it is more popular in America and Europe and almost all over the world. It is a permanent product on almost every store…

Easter Bunnies and Chicks

  Food art is of two kinds, intricate or plain simple and guess what I choose? So I go ahead and play with my food and create these cute little Easter Bunnies and Chicks. I always say food presentation is as quintessential to the success of even a simple dish as its taste and flavor. …

Tomato Pappu or Tomato-Split Pigeon Pea lentils

Tomato Pappu or Tomato-Split Pigeon Pea lentils Tomato Pappu or Tomato-Split Pigeon Pea lentils are one of the most cooked dishes in Andhra cuisine. Andhra cuisine is known for its spicy tangy flavours which are absolutely delicious. Dal is a staple in north Indian or south Indian food and it can be cooked in various…