Category Archives: Healthy Options

BASIC RED INDIAN SAUCE

Having a basic sauce in the fridge/freezer is a real boon for days when you have no time to cook. I have been asked many a time for an easy , healthy , and yet delicious basic sauce for our … Continue reading

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HERBAL CONCOCTION FOR NEWBORNS “CHAAT-A”/SUTTI

Another wonderful home made herbal concoction by Pooja Mansukhani of Dubai. I thank her from the bottom of my heart for bringing us these valuable recipes which have been lost in time.  She painstakingly has taken time to research and … Continue reading

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GLUTEN FREE VEGETABLE CUTLETS

This gluten free vegetable cutlet is not only healthy but great for celiacs. I personally am very choosy when making my cutlets. I like them to taste of vegetables and not of bread and potatoes. The crunch in this cutlet … Continue reading

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“PHAKKI” MAGICAL POST NATAL DELIVERY POWDER

Todays recipe is one brought to us by Pooja Mansukhani of Dubai. She has done a lot of research on “phakki” which is a home made herbal concoction for lactant mothers. This wonder concoction is excellent for overall well being. … Continue reading

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HIYASHI CHUKA (JAPANESE NOODLE SALAD)

The japanese are known for their healthy way of cooking food. They have balanced meals using fresh ingredients. This recipe is courtesy Visha Vasnani of Tenerife who has been brought up in Japan. She is right now having health issues … Continue reading

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CHICKEN TIKKA TIKKIS

Do you like to throw away left overs ? Does your family eat left overs without a fuss? Well if they do, you can always “recyle” your left over food. Todays recipe is “chicken tikka recycled”, wether its left over … Continue reading

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NITUS SPECIAL SPICY LENTILS

Lentils form a great part of the daily diet in the average indian household. A great source of protein for the vegetarians and vegans. We are soo fortunate to have so many types of lentils available in our country India. … Continue reading

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NO BAKE HEALTHY CHOCO CRUNCHY BITES

This deliciously sinful snack is a great way to get your kids to eat a healthy cereal. Yes I know chocolate is not exactly “healthy” but if one does have a craving, then why not just make it healthy? This … Continue reading

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ECUADORIAN LENTILS WITH YELLOW RICE

How about some “daal chawal” the Ecuadorian way today? Lentils and rice are a very common meal in most desi homes. Today I bring you a recipe tried and tested by a dear friend of mine Ravneet Arora. It is … Continue reading

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SOYA MINCE WITH MUSHROOMS

Soya mince is a great source of protein and is low in calories. Combined with any other vegetable this becomes a complete one pot dish. Some people do not like soya mince as they say it has a strange smell. … Continue reading

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