I just love Mini Muffins. They are fabulous and so easy to bake – bakes in less than 30 minutes. Their irresistible bite size form makes it perfect for kids and for people who are trying to watch their diet yet enjoy a little bit of sweet portion.
These little muffins are a very healthy option as I’ve substituted coconut sugar instead of normal sugar. This recipe gives a combination of Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins & Blueberry-Banana Mini Muffins.
I cook lots of vegetarian food at home and Tofu (or Bean Curd) is one of my favourite! An excellent source of protein, amino acids, iron, calcium and other micro-nutrients, tofu is a great ingredient with many health benefits.
Fast facts on tofu
Tofu is an important source of protein for many vegetarians and vegans
It may help lower “bad” LDL cholesterol
It may offer relief for certain symptoms of menopause
Tofu may reduce the risk of cancer – it contains a soy isoflavone called genistein which can increase the activity of a protein p53 which suppresses tumour growth and can cause cell death of cancer cells – Tofu is regularly consumed in Japan – a country where the risk of breast cancer is the lowest, compared to western countries.
Low in calories – One block of tofu (250gm) contains approximately 177 calories
I am a big fan of coffee! But, in the recent times there has been such a craze about this newbie in many cafes called the “Turmeric Latte” / “Golden Milk”. I was very intrigued over this hot drink and decided to try it! After all, it was actually quite nice, especially having a cup of Turmeric Latte in this cold weather is just so comforting. Powered with anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties such as turmeric and ginger, this healing golden milk is completely caffeine free and dairy free which makes it perfect to be consumed any time of the day.
Vegetarian | North Indian | Bhindi/ Okra/ Ladies Finger
Bhindi, is also known as Okra or Ladies Finger. This green veggie is a favourable food for the health conscious enthusiasts. Bhindis are not only low in calories, but they are also packed with considerable amount of vital nutrients to our body such as potassium, vitamin B, vitamin C, folic acid, and calcium. It is an excellent fiber source to maintain a healthy digestive system.
Filled with lots of goodness, this Super Green smoothie containing kale, pineapple and banana is loaded with iron, potassium, fiber and so much more! It doesn’t look great, but it’s so fresh and delicious, even someone like me who doesn’t like kale did actually enjoy it. Start your day with this energy boosting Kale, Pineapple & Banana Smoothie!