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Nutrition

Blogs from a “dietician mommy”.

Stir fry tofu recipe – A simple tofu recipe

Tofu is a good source of plant-based protein. It is a soy-based milk product which is made after curdling soya milk and setting into a block. I call it paneer’s cousin as both have the same qualities, more or less… Continue Reading →

Kurkuri bhindi in AirFryer – Crispy Okra recipe

We recently bought an air fryer and just loved it. Although many of my friends gave good reviews about it but we were still confused about it. Finally, we welcomed the air fryer in our home after much deliberation. Somewhere… Continue Reading →

Cheesy Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe Indian Style

Mushrooms are one of my favourite and they are one of the easiest vegetables to cook. I make mushroom sandwiches, mix veg with mushroom, mushroom pulao, and other vegetables and many more such recipes. But one of my favourite  is… Continue Reading →

Healthy Vegetarian Indian Quesadilla recipe

We are a foodie family and love trying different recipes from different cuisines. As someone who loves experimenting with different ingredients to make a recipe healthy, I have not only invented new recipes but changed old ones too. The best… Continue Reading →

How to control blood sugar levels in 4 easy ways?

Do you know India has the second-highest number of diabetics in the world? There are more than 77 million diabetics in our country and one of the major reasons is the lifestyle we lead.[1] In most households, you will find… Continue Reading →

Healthy Snack Ideas for Toddlers

The little ones have a very active day. They are always on the run doing something or the other. So, their snack time is just as significant as mealtime. It is important to give a wholesome snack that replenish their… Continue Reading →

Matar makhana recipe and Makhana nutrition

Makhana is a commonly used ingredient in Indian cooking. It is also called Fox nuts, Lotus seeds, and phool makhana. It is used in Indian dishes like makhana kheer, makhana curries and also eaten as snacks in roasted form. It… Continue Reading →

Best Nutritional Baby Foods – Gerber Baby Food in India

Do you know a baby requires good nutritional foods when s/he starts solids? Most parents focus on quantity and not quality. That’s why it’s important to know what to feed your child and how much to feed. As a parent,… Continue Reading →

Nutrition Tips to boost your immunity as you age

Do you know our immune system weakens with age? Do you know a good and healthy immune system can help you stay away from many deadly diseases? Are you taking any steps to boost your immunity as you age? The… Continue Reading →

How to support your fitness regime with a balanced diet

Fitness and good nutrition go hand in hand. To support your fitness regime, you need to have a balanced diet. You must have heard of terms – The cutting phase and the bulking phase. In the cutting phase, you try… Continue Reading →

Curry leaves chutney recipe ( Kadi patta chutney)

In our series of healthy recipes called #NutritionNiche, we are back with another simple and healthy recipe. I am sharing curry leaves chutney recipe which is not only easy to make but nutritious too. Curry leaves have many health benefits… Continue Reading →

5 things you should know about Palm oil

Oils and fats are important ingredients in a diet. Oils are a mix of saturated and unsaturated fats and we all need some fat in our diets. It’s all about getting the right balance of the different types of fat… Continue Reading →