Veggie Bread Roll




  Veggie Bread Roll is an easy & quick snack loved by all. For the stuffing I have used whatever vegetables I had. Go ahead and add any veggies of your choice.  I’m sure your kids will love them and may be you can even pack this in their snack box.

Carrot Poha | Carrot Aval Upma




Poha is a very staple breakfast dish in Maharashtra. The spices added are mild and can be had during your tea time too. I have already posted Kanda Poha before, you may even try that. There’s not much difference between them except for adding carrot just to make it more tasty and healthy. I’m sure… Read More »

Vanilla Sponge Cake | Simple Vanilla Cake




Today’s recipe is a very simple vanilla cake which my family loved the most. I tried this simple vanilla cake last week and the cake was just like the bakery bought. The texture was soft and spongy. This is one of the easiest cakes to be baked without much hassle I would say. All of… Read More »

Murgh Badami | Almond Chicken




Chicken prepared with rich almonds is such bliss to your taste buds.  Murgh Badami/Almond Chicken is rich, creamy and smooth textured thick gravy which goes well with any roti or rice variety. I paired up this with ghee rice gently spiced with whole spices. I would say, the gravy tasted simply scrumptious and lip-smacking. You… Read More »

Capsicum Rice | Bell Pepper Rice | Easy Lunch Box Recipes




Capsicum Rice is simple, quick & easy to make lunch box recipe which you can prepare in few minutes. The ingredients used are very simple and are regularly available. Capsicum rice is mildly spiced and makes perfect for lunch box. Ingredients: Capsicum/Bell Pepper – 1, finely chopped Onion – 1, finely chopped Green Chilli –… Read More »

Mango Lassi | Mango Yogurt Smoothie




Mango – the king of fruits is a real pleasure during summer. These bright golden yellow fruit comes in many varieties and each variety has its own delectable taste and texture. There are loads of recipes yet to try and the ‘to try’ list is never ending. Hopefully I will be sharing at least a… Read More »

Bitter Gourd Fritters & The Giveaway Winner




Bitter Gourd is packed with lots of health benefits. It helps in preventing diabetic complications, lowers the blood glucose levels and much more. Like many others even I stay little away from this veggie in particular. Many times, I deliberately avoid buying them because of its bitter taste. As this veggie is packed with health benefits,… Read More »

Pepper Chicken Dry – Kerala Style




At home we love to have spicy dishes especially non-vegetarian. My hubby being a proper non-vegetarian I get to try some variation and so here it is Kerala Style – Pepper Chicken. This was on my weekend menu few weeks ago and is true delight for spicy food lovers out there. The freshly crushed pepper… Read More »

Eggless Chocolate Cupcakes & a Giveaway




Everybody loves to win a giveaway and I’m glad to offer one to my readers at my space. This is a giveaway from www.cuponation.in CupoNation has offered one lucky reader of this blog a gift voucher of Rs. 500/- that can be used on ANY product. CupoNation is a perfect spot for the online shopper’s with… Read More »

Stir Fried Okra | Bhindi Fry




With very few ingredients & spices yet very tasty okra.This is one of my mom’s delicacies which I savor the most.  This is one of my favorite vegetables since my childhood. The very moment it is prepared, I used to pick some and start gorging before it is actually served for lunch or dinner. I’m… Read More »

Blog’s 2nd Anniversary Event Round Up & Winner Announcement




Hello Friends, My apologies for being late in announcing the winners of my first event for my blog’s 2nd Anniversary at www.mjdelights.in . This being my first event I really enjoyed hosting and was very happy to receive awesome entries from my fellow bloggers & non-bloggers. Thank you all for making my event a grand… Read More »

Chicken Capsicum Gravy




  Capsicum Chicken Gravy is a creamy curry that tastes good with any Indian bread varieties or even just plain rice. Chicken & capsicum together offers a delectable taste and aroma. Capsicum adds an immense flavor and also gives little crunchiness to the dish. This dish is super tasty and completes the meal. This fragrant… Read More »

Masala Chaas | Spiced Buttermilk {Summer Special}




  During summer one loves to have lots of liquid refreshments or may be flavored cold beverages to beat the heat. Spiced Buttermilk is a wonderful and refreshing drink which can be effortlessly made at home. This buttermilk is slightly spiced up with cumin powder, ginger and green chilly making it very delicious. Buttermilk keeps… Read More »

Stuffed Aloo Parantha




I was not a very big fan of parathas until sometime. But I just started loving it when I made it the very first time itself. From then on this has been on my menu every now and then. Parathas are generally served with thick yogurt/curd and pickle. There is no need to prepare a… Read More »

Mint Lemonade | Easy Summer Coolers




Summer is at its peak and I’m sure most of us are trying to keep ourselves and our family members well hydrated. And it is at this summer that we have the most difficult time to keep a close vigil over the needs of our loved ones. Also not to forget that summers are the… Read More »

Lobia Masala | Black Eyed Peas Masala




I make Lobia Masala very often as this is our favourite accomplishment with rotis/pooris/phulkas. Lobia Masala tastes best with hot poori. I generally prepare this for breakfast during weekends with some hot pooris. Trust me, the combo is just yummy. Since the lobia and potato is slightly mashed it gives an awesome texture and enhances… Read More »

CELEBRATING MY BLOG’s 2nd ANNIVERSARY & GIVEAWAY!!!




Hello friends. It’s celebration time at my space.  I’m very happy and excited to share with you all, my blog’s 2nd anniversary celebration.  My blog has successfully completed two years this day. Due to some reason I was unable to celebrate my blog’s 1st Anniversary but let’s all of us together make this event special… Read More »

Thecha / Green Chilli & Garlic Chutney




Thecha is a popular chutney kind of a dish prepared mostly in the rural parts of Maharashtra. My Mother-in-law was brought up in Pune and later settled in Bangalore. She prepares a few traditional dishes of Maharashtra which she learnt during her stay in Pune. This is one such authentic and traditional dish which she… Read More »

Green Apple & Oats Smoothie




Smoothies are always one of the best options for breakfast as its filling and at the same time healthy too. This gives a wonderful creamy texture which can be made with any seasonal fruit. I’m sure even the kids will love this. Ingredients: Green Apple – 2, Cooked Oats – 1/2 Cup Yogurt – 1/2… Read More »