Indian Simmer was recently nominated by you on Babble.com for the Top 100 Food Mom Blogs 2011. You have NO idea how humbled I am just by that. Thank You so much! They have this voting system where if you "like" Indian Simmer you can vote for me. You...
How does a nice romantic breakfast on a beautiful saturday morning sound, specially while your baby is fast asleep? Well! to me that sounds like the best morning ever.. When you have a super energetic 10 month old then breakfast is the last thing on your list let alone a romantic one...
First of all sorry for being MIA for so long. Was taking it a little easy for a while. First we were out for a tiny vacation with one of our family friends who now have left for India for good and so we wanted to spend some time...
First of all let me just give a nice pat on the back of all the mothers and mothers to be out there! The world would never be the same without you. Now being a mother myself I know what a difficult yet satisfying job it is to make...
Remember I told you about my trip to the farmer's market last Saturday and had promised that I'll be back with a wonderful recipe which has loads n loads of berries in it. So here I am. When I found these fresh berries in the market the other day the...
Being a food blogger for these many years now, I have tried and tested so many recipes that I've lost count. Only a small part of those trials turn to success and then even lesser number make their way here. Many times a recipe is a success but then...
We are the masters in jumping from one crazy thing to another here! The husband and I. First a tough pregnancy that kept me either on the couch or making rounds to the doctor's office. Sometimes multiple in a week. Then once finally the baby arrived (thankfully, happy and...
Snack time is sacred in India. It is a time to replenish, regroup and catch up with loved ones over a cup of hot chai (tea) or kaapi (coffee). One of my favorite snacks is a plate of crunchy, spiced meat croquettes, which we call cutlets. Crisp on the...
A simple three ingredients dessert that can be made in a jiffy Ingredients: 1 cup dry desiccated unsweetened coconut, powdered 3/4 cup powdered almond 1/4-1/2 cup condensed milk   Read full post: Three Ingredients Almond-Coconut Bites
When I was little and fell sick, Amma would crush the tablets, mix it in with honey and feed me so that the medicine goes in without fuss.I don't know if it was just that one reason why I hate honey so much in it's original form.I love to...
A rustic, ages-old recipe from Tamil Nadu, one of the southern states of India, the paal kozhukattai is at the same time a dessert/snack/breakfast dish. Paal kozhukattai is made with rice flour dumplings and slices of ripe plantain cooked in a combination of milk and coconut milk, flavored with cardamom...
This is a healthy tasting bar with slight bitter notes from the natural cocoa and molasses and nutrition powerhouse of ingredients. Ingredients: old fashioned oats flour (pre-roasted and finely ground) golden flax seeds pumpkin and sunflower seed mix almond butter hemp hearts (shelled hemp seeds) ground cinnamon molasses natural cocoa pure vanilla extract medjool dates, pitted Read full post: No-Bake Oats...