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Turkish Eggs

Turkish Eggs

Is there another ingredient which transforms itself into so many avatars than an egg? Scrambled,poached,boiled,soft-boiled,fried. It’s magical how one small little egg can be made in so many diverse ways.Every region has an egg speciality like the All American Eggs Benedict,Chinese Fermented Eggs,Parsi Akoori,Tamil Style Mutta Curry,Turkish Eggs,is there an egg butter masala?there should be! I have recently become a fan of Eggs Benedict.We had Eggs Benedict as breakfast at 5.45 am just before heading back to india from Malaysia. The Eggs we are talking about today is a Turkish recipe.I first came across these a few months back with Nigella Lawson posted the recipe on Instagram and I couldn’t believe that yogurt and eggs could be had together but …

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Peanut Butter Chocochip Oat Squares

peanut butter & chocolate oat bars

My habit of throwing random things together and cooking as resulted in another amazing recipe.It’s relatively healthy and totally refined ingredients free.I can’t say it’s diabetic friendly though it doesn’t contain any refined sugar or refined flour but the dates are pretty heavy on sugar so it should be consumed in moderation. These oat bars are definitely healthier than store bought protein bars and biscuits.It’s toddler and kid friendly and best of all it stores well.I carried these with me while travelling alone with baby and these were very handy. You definitely need a strong blender for this recipe. On another note I am trying to make sourdough bread.Today is the day 3 of my starter and it’s already bubbling.I am …

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Raisin and Apricot Oatmeal Bars

Raisin and Apricot Oatmeal Bars

I had a jar of raisins just lying on my dining table waiting to be eaten. Their luck was almost running out when I decided to give them a new life! Made some easiest and healthiest cookies with oats,raisins and some dried apricots.If you don’t have apricots or raisins you can use other dry fruits too.Dried black grapes,dried figs,dried apples will all work here. These are the easiest oatmeal bars or cookies made with just 6 ingredients.I made them in a jiffy while baby V slept! These tick multiple boxes! They can be made vegan(use maple syrup instead of honey) They are great for kids and toddlers.Also a great weaning food for babies(substitute date syrup instead of honey) They are healthy …

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Plum & Cherry Muesli Crumble

Plum & Cherry Crumble

This is such a great times to get fruit! Market is booming with so much variety it’s impossible to stop yourself from buying! Last weekend my mom was in town so she went grocery shopping rampage for me and she bought the whole of namdharis home. Every kind of stone fruit available was suddenly in my fridge and I didn’t know what to do with it.On top of this my husband’s boss gave him a box of homegrown plums. Such yummy fruit deserved the best treatment! The web is teeming with stone fruit recipes right now.I saw so many crumble and cobbler recipes online that I started dreaming about it.This is a my super easy version of a crumble using healthier ingredients. …

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Going Crazy with Smoothie Bowls

My smoothie Bowls

There are days I dream about the fruits which I will put in my smoothie bowl when i get up.My husband doesn’t know but the real reason  I am pushing for a vacation in Thailand is not for the beaches but to eat the fruits!I salivate imagining how a white and pink dragon fruit smoothie bowl with pink guava and coconut chips. I have made these smoothies for breakfast/brunch and sometimes lunch in these past few days and i thought i will share them with you. The thing with a smoothie bowl is that it is a thicker prettier version of a smoothie.All you need to do it gather the ingredients throw them in the juicer and decorate it with …

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