Coconut Chutney

Coconut Chutney - A south Indian Side dish

Coconut chutney is the basic side dish for any south indian dishes like Idli, dosa, Pongal etc. It goes with any type of food and I like it even with Chappati/Poori. I may sound a bit weird. The reason was that, when I grew-up our house we had 4 coconut trees and invariably one mid-sized …

Carrot soup – Simple and nutritious soup

Carrot Soup

As a working mother, I have the constraint that I have my entire family with me only in the morning hours. In the evening time, my grown up children have their classes and husband has his own work to attend to. Even I become tired after coming back from office. To ensure nutrition, I prepare …

Kashmiri Rajma Sundal – A Navaratri recipe

Rajma Sundal - A Navaratri recipe

Sundal and Navaratri’s are inseparable. We follow tradition of golu in our family, but this year we do not have. Still we give haldi-kumkum to ladies who invite us to partake prasadam from their house. When I was a young girl, my mother will ask me and my sister to represent her to neighbor’s house. …