Daily Archive: February 17, 2013

Feb 17

Raita or Yogurt chutney

Yogurt is the favorite part of the meal for me. Not only is it very healthy, it aids in digestion and is a nice side with most Indian meals. My raita recipe is very simple and takes under 5 minutes to prepare. The same raita can be made with boiled potatoes, cucumber, mint, zucchini or …

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Feb 17

Easy Snacks: Sauteed peas

I remember hot summer evenings from my childhood, when mom would make sautéed peas for a snack. It is simple delightful, and very healthy. I now have it whenever I am hungry and want to avoid eating junk. With the health benefits of peas, it is a healthy snack, and it can even be had …

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Feb 17

Easy Recipe-Dahi Aloo

Dahi Aloo is an easy recipe that my mom taught me. Its very easy to make and comes out tangy and delicious. It goes very well with puri, or fried Indian wheat bread. Ingredients 2 tbsp oil 4-5 curry leaves 1 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp rai ¼ tsp asafetida 1 tsp shredded ginger 1 …

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Feb 17

Cooking and the basics of blogging

This blog is beginning to come into form, and I believe it is getting better with time. While writing, I have made sure I try to build around the concepts that have been taught to me in my social media class, and bring in information that would interest each reader, and also in the most …

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