Posts Tagged by Blogging Marathon

Chicken Sauteed with Creole Seasoning

Creole Chicken, Low Carb Recipe,

For the last day of low cab recipes, I have a quick and easy chicken recipe. Chicken is seasoned and marinated with creole seasoning and then sautéed. Since I like to marinate my meats, I marinate it for at least 30 – 60 minutes or overnight in the refrigerator. I made half the recipe for […] more

Sauteed Indian Beans ~ Sauteed Valor Lilva

Sauteed Valor Lilva, Sauteed Indian Beans, Chikkudu Ginjalu, Chikkudu, blogging marathon, no carb salad, low carb salad, Sauteed Legumes

For the second day of low carb recipes I have sautéed Indian Beans. Indian beans ~ valor lilva ~ chikkudu ginjalu are low in carbs and rich in fiber. It has about 13 – 15% of protein per serving, 2.5 serving per packet based on the nutritional information on the back of the beans packet. […] more

Black Eyed Peas Salad

Black eyed peas salad, blogging marathon, no carb salad, low carb salad, Legumes Salad

Last month we tried to follow a no carb diet and successfully followed it for 7 – 10 days. Then we switched to low carb diet. When Valli, announced blogging marathon (BM) # 42 with no carb recipes, I immediately picked that theme. Well, actually I was going to skip this month’s BM but had […] more

Strawberry Banana Muffins

Strawberry Banana Muffins 5

For the third and last day of breakfasts starting with a letter from the range of E-N, I again chose letter M for muffins. Muffins are quick breads baked in cups; in cupcake or muffin pans. Unlike cupcakes, preparation of muffins involves mixing together dry ingredients with wet ingredients and then baking in muffin pans. […] more

Girdle (Griddle) Scones

Girdle Scones 3

For day 2 of breakfast, starting with a letter E-N from this list, I made Scottish girdle scones or griddle scones. Scots refer griddle as girdle and hence the name girdle scones. Scones are cooked in a hot pan or a griddle and the cooking time is faster than the oven baked scones. These scones […] more

Egg McMuffin

McDonald Style Egg McMuffin, Eggs, American Breakfast,

Starting today, I am doing a three day marathon with breakfast as the theme. For this theme, we need to cook anything that starts with letters E-N from this list. For the first day I have a breakfast that starts with letter ‘M’ McMuffin. McMuffin is a breakfast sandwich sold by McDonalds and there are […] more

Peanut Spread & a Sandwich

Homemade peanut spread, peanut chutney sandwich

For the final day of this mini marathon, I have a quick and easy spread. However, I had a hard time coming up with a name for this recipe. I made it as a spread for sandwiches and named it as a spread. This recipe can be tweaked to make yummy chutney or a filling […] more

Spicy Southwestern Chicken Salad with Peanut Butter and Lemon Dressing

Grilled Chicken Salad, Southwestern Cuisine, Blogging Marathon

As I mentioned in my last post, we are trying to follow a low carb diet and trying to cut back on rice in-take. We have been doing it for the past couple of weeks and so far it is going well. One day I made this spicy southwestern chicken salad with peanut butter lemon […] more

Microwave Roasted Spicy Peanuts

Microwave roasted spicy peanuts, peanut salad, veinchina pallilu,

I am doing a three day marathon with theme cooking with a given ingredient. When I signed up for this theme, I had tomatoes on mind but methi, corn and peanuts were the other ingredients from the list that I was considering. Corn is my favorite and grocery stores flooded with fresh corn, it was […] more

Mango Strawberry Milkshake

Mango Strawberry Milkshake

For the last day of Mango Mania, I have an easy milk shake. The key to this recipe is good mangoes or a good quality store bought mango pulp. I made mango milk shake on Friday for breakfast and was very lazy to take pictures that early in the morning. Well, 8 am is early […] more