Category Archives: BASICRECIPES

how to prepare strawberry jam /fresh homemade strawberry jam

how to prepare strawberry jam /fresh homemade strawberry jam

fresh homemade strawberry jamStrawberry’s are the real wonder fruit right from the appearance to the delectable taste.Its fleshy and colour of this fruit is just unimaginable.When its fresh and ripe you will really feel the aroma of this exotic fruit. I have already made a halwa with this fruit which was totally stupendous. Even I have strawberry cupcake and frozen strawberry’s  in my space.There are many other countless recipes pending to be made with this wonderful gorgeous strawberry’s. Continue reading

perfect vanilla buttercream /easy vanilla buttercream frosting recipe(icing)

perfect vanilla buttercream /easy vanilla buttercream frosting recipe(icing)

perfect vanilla buttercream /easy vanilla buttercream frosting recipeThe most delicious part of a creamed cake is always this ever gorgeous butter cream icing. Any cake combined with this butter cream is always divine.I have seen in many recipes even professionals make by first beating of the butter alone. But, this method of beating butter first and then adding powdered sugar is the exact way to do. But, my way of doing is that I always add all ingredients in a bowl except milk. Continue reading

recipe for bisibelebath powder /bisibele bath masala podi recipe

recipe for bisibelebath powder /bisibele bath masala podi recipe

recipe for bisibelebath powder /bisebele bath masala podiIf you have a strong plan to make authentic bisibele bath rice then this recipe for bisibelebath powder is a must.The combinations of spices differs,where each home have their own table of spices for this bisibelebath powder.I have given the table of spices according to my family liking which I follow for years till now. Copra thengai is a must for this powder but Continue reading

diwali legiyam recipe /diwali marundhu /deepavali marundhu

diwali legiyam recipe /diwali marundhu /deepavali marundhu

diwali legiyam recipe /diwali marundhu /deepavali marundhuAlthough sweets,savouries and crackers are the special part of diwali the most special inevitable one is the “Diwali marundhu”. Usually as a child our mothers would wake us at early hours of Diwali morning. As a child so much of expectations and excitement will always be there to burst crackers and to wear new dresses.Its customary in most of the houses to simply apply gingelly oil alone before having head bath.At some homes they do add cumin,small onion,omam even pepper to heat up Continue reading

how to make health mix at home /sathumavu kanji powder

how to make health mix at home /sathumavu kanji powder

how to make health mix at home /sathumaavu kanji powderHealthy wealthy food is our basic need in our day today life without any age barrier.Most of the time we mothers are unable to tackle their food preferences.Having sathu maavu at home is the best option.Its better to know how to make health mix at home than buying it from stores.Some two years back I was discussing about this sathumavu powder with my friend Priya who makes it often.She gave a very long list of ingredients about 33 items but she said she does not make Continue reading