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Chicken Satay

The other day my son and I, decided to try a Chicken Satay recipe that we found in a children’s recipe book*. We were so surprisingly pleased with the outcome, because it was exceptionally easy and the ingredients were literally FUN. It was ingredients that any child who has been in the kitchen (even if…

Matar Paneer Pulao

This dish is a rich medley of aromatic spices, rice, peas and cottage cheese. Ingredients:- (serves 4-6) 1 cup peas 200gms paneer 1 small red onion, finely chopped 6-8 tomatoes, finely chopped 1 tbsp, ginger garlic paste 1/2 tsp turmeric powder (haldi) 1/2 tsp garam masala (skip if making for kids) 1 tsp red chilli powder (skip…

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Chilli bacon mama noodles

Once in a while I like a good dose of chillies (the hotter the better). When combined with the seasoning that comes with everyone’s beloved Mama Tom yum packets…It’s the BOMB!!! Do try but as you probably know, this does no good to your immune system so maybe indulge in it only occasionally?! 😅 Warning:…

Fried chicken wing-stick

Just because its fried, it does not deserve to be labelled under the ‘bad for health’ category. Believe it or not a lot of children (who are under weight) are advised by the nutritionist to have fried food included in their diet. The key is actually not in avoiding this food or that but in…

Tomato soup

Here is one version of my tomato soup. Honestly, I leave it up to you to decide which one is better. As for me, I am very indecisive and would opt for any of the two depending on the availability of the ingredients at hand. Both are topped with home-made croutons and butter. Two ingredients…

Greek salad

Bright, summery and so easy to put together, I bring to you my favourite of all time, the Greek Salad! Every bite into this bowl is crunchy and refreshing at the same time. And thanks to the feta cheese for that impressive pugnant flavour. I think the vibrant colours are so inviting that many (even some…