Tag: Sweets

Homemade Doughnuts

Homemade Doughnuts

Made this as a treat for my little ones and us on Christmas Day. My son simply loves doughnuts, and was just behind me to make doughnuts. He also loves helping me at times, so took the advantage of his Christmas holidays and together we made this 

Sweet Potato Bread

Sweet Potato Bread

I always wanted to make a pumpkin or a sweet potato bread. Had some sweet potatoes lying for a few days now :-(, so gave this a try. This was my first try for making a bread with a sweet potato. The bread was different 

Desiccated Coconut Barfi

Desiccated Coconut Barfi

A sweet with just 4 ingredients and made in maximum 10 minutes, at least the cooking time, yes you heard me right. I was also surprised, when I made this, it was so quick.  Though I used ready to use ingredients like condensed milk , but sometimes 

Dudhi Halwa (Lauki/Bottle Gourd Dessert)

Dudhi Halwa (Lauki/Bottle Gourd Dessert)

  Most of the times we literally think what to make with this vegetable. There are many options, but unfortunately this vegetable is not liked by all. I always make Dudhi Paratha or Dudhi Kofta or even a pancake of it. This time I had 

Rice Kheer

Rice Kheer

Kheer, a very common dessert of Indian cuisine. The base of this is milk and most of the times it is made using rice. But there are many variations to it, like Makhana (Lotus seeds) kheer, made by my mother, I simply love it, yummy 

Yogurt Parfait

Yogurt Parfait

First look at this one will think it is a milk shake. But not it is not. I wanted to make something special for valentine’s day. I love chocolates but not by my husband. So wanted to make something liked by both and not a 

Til Gud and Sunflower Seeds Papdi

Til Gud and Sunflower Seeds Papdi

To make or not to make. Was feeling bad by seeing all the post and photos of Til gud and me not prepared anything. Suddenly made my mind to give it a try. I just had til and gud, so I just used them. Made 

No Ghee No Mawa Gajar Halwa | Indian Carrot Pudding

No Ghee No Mawa Gajar Halwa | Indian Carrot Pudding

No Ghee No Mawa Gajar Halwa is a delicious and traditional Indian sweet or a pudding made using fresh carrots slowly cooked in milk, without ghee or mawa.

Sugar free Khajoor Barfi (Dates & Nuts Roll)

Sugar free Khajoor Barfi (Dates & Nuts Roll)

Sugar free Khajoor Barfi aka Dates & Nuts Roll can be done quickly and is a healthy and delicious sweet without any form of processed sugar.