Baked from Scratch · Choco-chip · cookies · From my oven · Mumma's Kitchen

chocolate chip oatmeal cookies

  Ingredients: 125 gms soft butter 1 1/4 cup flour 3/th cup brown sugar 1/2 cup oats 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla essence Cream the butter,sugar and eggs together.Add the essence and then fold in flour and oats.Chill it in the fridge for 20 minutes.Using a spoon,drop blobs of cookie dough(its a little sticky) on… Continue reading chocolate chip oatmeal cookies

Baked from Scratch · Cakes · Carrots · From my oven · Mumma's Kitchen · Recipe · Uncategorized

Of carrot cakes and truth about frostings… Day 5

Ms.Aadya was going to the zoo today and its sort of a tradition in this house that Mumma has to bake her something special for such occasions.I asked her what she wanted and she said,”Carrot Cake”..So,that’s what I baked. I have to tell you,it was quite an experience,cracking eggs,when I had my own cheer-leading team… Continue reading Of carrot cakes and truth about frostings… Day 5

Bread · Mumma's Kitchen · Roti/Paratha · Tomato · Uncategorized

Methi Paratha with Tomato Chutney

Last week,I found a bunch of fresh Methi(fenugreek leaves) in our local Indian store and I can’t tell you how thrilled I was. Winters are here in the Southern Hemisphere and if Paratha is not a winter food what is:) My childhood was spent in a small town in Rajasthan,called Lakheri,where fresh produce was abundant.And… Continue reading Methi Paratha with Tomato Chutney

Baked from Scratch · Cakes · Carrots · Juice · Mumma's Kitchen · orange · Uncategorized

Orange-Carrot Cake

Remember the pulp left over from this delicious juice?Take a look: Isn’t it gorgeous?? I decided to turn it into a cake. And what a delicious cake it was. And it called for minimum sugar too. To make this cake,I just twisted,my mom’s regular cake recipe,to accomodate the pulp.This recipe was a hand-me-down from one… Continue reading Orange-Carrot Cake

Bread · breakfast · Mumma's Kitchen · snack · Uncategorized

Happy New Year and Bread Rolls

Happy New Year,everyone!! And a big Thank You to those of you,who still haven’t stopped visiting.And Only for you,I try once again to revive this blog! One of my goals..yes goals and not resolutions,this year is to introduce back some real food to Ms.Aadya.That and to bring in some childhood favorites in our everyday menu.… Continue reading Happy New Year and Bread Rolls

Baked from Scratch · Cakes · From my oven · Mumma's Kitchen · Uncategorized

No frills cake

It was DH’s birthday on the 10th of June and he wanted a simple no frill cake.I tried to tempt him,”Black Forest??” He didn’t budge..So,I just did what he asked..:P The Cake was Vanilla sponge ,made from this recipe.The filling was sweet light thickened cream and chocolate shavings.The frosting was buttercream..and the cake was garnished… Continue reading No frills cake