Garlic rice

Poondu satham / Garlic rice

This is a simple recipe but a very helpful postnatal diet. I had made this several times and found this as  the easiest, yet a tasty way to include garlic in my postnatal diet.  I found this recipe  in a supplement of a tamil magazine. Ingredients: Cooked rice – 2 cups Small…

Vegetable pulav with raita

The ‘No Spit’ Vegetable Pulav

‘Thinnai pechu veenaa pochu’ goes a famous tamil saying . It means that all chitchat is a waste of time. I agree, but in one such  kind of gala chat I had with my friends back home,  we started  talking about food and it ended up like a recipe exchange…

Tomato potato pulav

Tomato Potato Pulav

  ‘Mummy, This is not fair’ grieved  my daughter. ‘Whats the matter?’ ‘You never serve me with a rose.’ ‘But, you don’t eat raw tomatoes.’ ‘Thats ok, I want that plate.’ She went ahead, ate half of it and rushed to school. I grabbed another serving and clicked my dish. Evening…