Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

My friend gave me this recipe ages ago and I should have tried it sooner, because these are some of the best cookies I’ve ever made. It was easy. My kids did most of the work! And they did most of the eating too!! Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies (makes about 4 dozen small cookies or…

Pazham Pori (Fried Plantains)

One of the fruits I dislike intensely is banana. Yes, I know I’m in a minority. I can’t abide the taste or the smell or the consistency. Its just… awful. My kids love it. My husband loves it. And I’m sure you love it too. That is, if you are still here reading this post….

Honey Chocolate cupcakes

My 6 year old came up with this recipe all on her own. She’s the opposite of me – I need a recipe to make food, bake bread, desserts – atleast for the first time. She does not want the recipe. She refuses to use it and went ahead and made this with some basic…

Banana Apple Muffins

I’m always looking for fun and healthy food to bake with my daughter. When I came across Divya’s post in her blog, Easy Cooking, on Eggless Apple Banana Muffins, they sounded perfect. I was fine with using eggs, but decided to just follow her recipe. I made a couple of changes though, I added some…

Ebleskivers

An ebleskiver is a traditional Danish pancake, in the shape of a sphere. They taste like American pancakes, but are light and fluffy. They are made in special pans, which have several hemispherical indentations. In India, we use an ebleskiver pan to make kuzhi paniharam, and I’ve made an egg curry with it too. It’s…

Nutella and Chocolate Chip Biscotti

Here’s the next installment of the newly-formed Baking Club. Last month, we made mango pound cake and this time we decided to try something none of us had baked before, Biscotti. I was a bit apprehensive. I’ve tasted bad biscotti – too dense or too eggy. I was hoping mine would turn out well the…