Healthy Barnyard Millet Upma Recipe

Healthy Barnyard Millet Upma Recipe

A few weeks ago, I went to a local farmer’s market and got a few packets of millets like Barnyard millet and foxtail millet. Though I use sorghum (jowar), ragi (finger millets) and pearl millet (bajra) regularly, mostly I use them in powder form.… Read more

Veggie Raita | Yoghurt with Mixed Veggies

Veggie Raita | Yoghurt with Mixed Veggies

This is the simplest raita recipe that requires just a few ingredients and some chopped veggies. It can lift your meal to several notches. I serve veggie raita with parathas, pulav, chicken biryani, khichdi, tehari and just about everything. It makes for a wholesome and delicious side dish and can be rustled in a jiffy.… Read more

#TheHealthySwap with Danone Greek Yoghurt

#TheHealthySwap with Danone Greek Yoghurt

A lot of us fall into the trap of eating light breakfast and lunch in the erroneous belief that this will somehow keep us on track of maintaining optimum weight. This couldn’t be further from the truth. But, what it often leads to is heavy, oily snacks like samosa, chips, namkeen at 4 pm and a heavy dinner that almost always makes you pile on the weight.… Read more

Delicious Banana Bread Recipe

Delicious Banana Bread Recipe

As most of you know, I hardly do any baking. Apart from baking a few breads and cakes, I regularly do not bake. But this banana bread recipe is so easy and versatile that even a child can make it. Yes, it is that easy and therein lies the charm of this recipe for me for a novice baker.… Read more

Maggi Noodles and Myths Around It Debunked

Maggi Noodles and Myths Around It Debunked

Maggi Maggi Maggi

Did you know that Maggi is a 134-year-old brand and was launched to provide easy and quick-to-prepare food to fight rampant malnutrition? A complete soup meal that was nutritious, affordable and convenient. Fascinating!

I still remember when Maggi noodles were launched in India back in 1982.… Read more