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Chickpea coffee

Chickpea coffee Today we are here to break the myth "Life without coffee is a life without energy " Presenting an interesting recipe, Chickpea beans coffee- caffeine-free coffee substitute as it is made from superfood Chole chana /Chickpeas. The best part is that the taste is the same as the regular coffee with an...

Melatonin

How Melatonin Helped Me Recover And Heal Through The Night

What is written below is my experience. This is not medical or lifestyle advice for you.   It’s been eight times over the last one year that I have used 3mg of melatonin and valerian root to induce deeper sleep. I have no problem with sleep. In fact, I consider myself blessed to be able to...

Beetroot khichdi (BEET it Up)

  Beetroot khichdi (BEET it Up) Nothing "BEETS" a happy healthy heart to celebrate love! Beets even bleed "red" - the hue containing powerful antioxidants. Pressure cookerMortar and pestle /mixer to crush the garlic 4 tbsp hand pounded rice (soaked for 6-7 hours)2 tbsp moong dal (soaked for 12-14 hours)1/2 beetroot (finely chopped)1 garlic pod crushed or minced...

Modak: Modern day dessert dumpling with the traditional heritage touch.

  Modak: Modern day dessert dumpling with the traditional heritage touch. Traditional Maharashtrian sweet dish also known as dumplings offered to lord Ganesha during the festival. Handmade and filled with rice dough and jaggery they are delicately flavoured with cardamom and nutmeg, they are also called as “Ukadiche Modak" means steamed modak. Cooking panSteamer Ingredients for outer...

Healthy falooda

  Healthy falooda Refreshingly, delicious and healthy homemade dessert that satisfies your taste buds at every bite. BlenderServing glasses For the Chia Gel2 Tbsp Chia Seeds (soaked in 4 tbsp water)Extra add onsFew blackberries or blueberries or soaked black raisins (unsweetened)2 Tbsp Rice Spagetti strands/rice noodles (cooked and strands separated)For the Smoothie3/4 cup Dates1 tbsp Rose syrup...

Raw Banana Curry

  Raw Banana Curry Green banana is an excellent superfood for all ages ranging from babies to elderly citizens. It is recommended to consume while weaning, during pregnancy, post-pregnancy, and various other health disorders such as diabetes, obesity, and hypertension. Green bananas especially benefit the gut, and today, science has established enough correlation between the gut...

Raw Banana Flour Pancakes

  Raw Banana Flour Pancakes Banana flour is a fine, powdery and a unique grain-free flour alternative loaded with gut loving fibre. It is loaded with vitamins and minerals. You will be surprised with the texture and lightness of pancakes made from the starchy flour. BlenderFrying pan 1 cup Banana flour2 tbsp Sattu flour1/2 - 1 cup Fresh...

A Beginners Guide to MCT Oil

MCTs or medium-chain triglycerides are a family of Fats, which contain 6-12 carbon atoms and are fully saturated. They are an excellent source of quick energy owing to their rapid conversion into ketones in the liver, primarily in keto-adapted individuals. Saturated Fats such as Coconut oil, Palm oil, Ghee, Butter, and animal fats are...

Omega 3- Your BFF (Best Fat Friend)

Omega-3 fatty acids have received a lot of importance, and earned an excellent deal of respect off late, but do you know what omega-3s are? What are the omega-3 benefits that can convince you to include more of their food sources in your diet? We will unpack these questions one by one, but let us...

Morning Sickness Tea

Morning Sickness Tea

Nausea and vomiting are common discomforts for a pregnant mother. It is a feeling similar to that of a hangover, but happens without a drop of alcohol! For some mothers, it lasts only for the initial few months of pregnancy and for some, throughout the pregnancy.   Well, if pregnancy nausea is dampening your mornings, here...

morning breathing exercise

Wake Up Energised! Morning Breathing Exercises

Breath or prana is our primary life force, without which life would simply cease to exist. However, we often take it for granted. Morning Breathing Exercises (MBEs) are a practice and technique that involve breathing exercises in the morning before you begin your day. Why do we prefer morning? Because, it is a particular...

10 Best Food Pairings

Food Synergy : 10 Best Food Pairings to Perk Up Your Health

Some foods complement each other just so well that they seem to make each other better! As though they were meant to be together, they blend with each other in a synergistic rhythm. I call such food pairings - "The Perfect Food Couples”. What if I told you that certain food combinations not only amp up...