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Cherry Tomatoes in Our Terrace Garden :)


Veg Delight Khichadi

This recipe is combination of variety of veggies, lots of lentils and small quantity of rice. I like this recipe because it tastes good and even if it has very less quantity of rice it gives a satisfaction to “rice lovers” that you had good amount of rice, especially when you are on diet :) Let’s prepare my favorite dinner item Veg Delight Kichadi.     Ingredients: The ingredients are for 3 serves. 1.        1cup chopped cauliflower 2.        1cup chopped onion 3.        1cup chopped carrot 4.        1cup chopped capsicum 5.        1 small cup Tur dal (Pigeon Split dal) 6.        1 small cup moog dal (green gram dal 7.        1 small cup masoor dal (Pink Lentil dal) 8.        ¾ small cup rice 9.        tablespoon oil 10.    1 teaspoon ghee (clarified butter) 11.    2-3 cloves 12.    5-6 black pepper 13.    2-3 dry red chilies 14.    Teaspoon of ginger garlic roughly chopped 15.    ½ teaspoon cumin seeds 16.    ¼ teaspoon of asafetida 17

Good Times 2015

        Did you ever wanted to know if a particular day is a good day for starting anything new as you wanted to be successful? Did you realize that it is not possible to every time get auspicious dates from as astrologer ? Did wonder if there is any calendar handy?         We have a 2015 calendar that comes handy and can tell you good times that can be used to start anything new or buy anything along with its positive effect.         This calendar is always with you as it is in the format of Google Calendar and is available on a PC, Smart phone and tablet. Here are screen shots of the calendar on PC, Phone & Tablet . We have this calendar ready for all the time zones. Just below this post we have also provided actual calendar. Goto 1st Jan 2015 to see more details. Brower Tablet Smart Phone         We are offering Good Times 2015 just for Rs. 400  in Asia or $18  outside Asia and this is saving many of your visits to astrologer and much more mon

Good Times 2015 Sample Calendar

Goto 1st Jan 2015 to see details of Good Times 2015.

Bottle guard Salad (Raita)

Bottle guard is a veggie which doesn’t have glamor around it. But has high nutritional and medicinal value. It is rich in vitamin c and zinc. Today I am going to make a simple bottle guard raita. Ground raw mustard seeds give a unique flavor to bottle guard salad. Even if you don’t like bottle guard, this is worth making to include Bottle guard in your diet. Ingredients: 2 cups bottle guard finely chopped   1 cup curd 1.5 teaspoon of mustard seeds 1 green chili, 1 red chili 2 teaspoon fresh coconut/roasted ground nut powder 1 teaspoon sugar ½ teaspoon asafetida   ½ teaspoon ghee (clarified butter)   Water(2 glasses)   Method: Put two glasses water in a pan and boil the same. Now lower the flame and add finely chopped bottle guard and pinch of salt to it. By covering the pan let it cook for 10 minutes on a medium flame. Then strain the additional water and let it cool down for 10-15   minutes. Grind fresh coconut, green chili, salt, sugar and mus

Healthy Dahi Appe

Healthy Dahi Appe (Substitute for fried dahi wada) Today we are going to make dahi appe a healthy alternative to Dahi Wada. What is Dahi Vada : It is Indian snacks item, starter or cold appetizer. Dahi vadas are lentil (split black gram without skin) based savory balls. These balls are deep fried and put in water, then served with cold thick beaten yogurt. What is Appe: Appes are crisp round savory balls which is popular south Indian snacks. Healthy Dahi Appe is a twist given to recipe of appe that my mother makes for breakfast along with coconut chutney. In this recipe we are not going to deep fry the vada’s and still have same taste. Let’s get started. Ingredients: 1 cup urad dal (split black gram without skin) 1.5 cup roasted soji rawa (semolina) 1 big bowl curd (approximately 5 cups) 1 green chilly finely chopped 2-3 red chilies 1 teaspoon grated ginger 4-5 curry leaves Tablespoon of sugar ½ teaspoon mustard seeds 1 tablesp