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Smiley Sushi Rolls

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Sushi is a traditional food from Japan. It is a popular dish in other countries as well, such as America, Canada, and the UK, along with many other countries.
Sushi is made with specially prepared rice and it mostly contains raw or cooked seafood, and sometimes vegetables as well. I tried to prepared homemade Sushi roll
for my kids with raw vegetables. Trust me it’s not only healthy but yummy as well.Since it bought smile on my daughter’s face , i called this dish as smiley Sushi.
Do try and let me know if you were successful to get the smile on your kids face 🙂

Preparation time : 15 mins
Cooking time : Nil
Serves :2


4 bread slices
¼ cup cream cheese
½ cup finely cut green capsicum juliennes (also know as juliennes )
½ cup yellow bell pepper juliennes
½ cup cucumber juliennes
½ cup carrot juliennes
¼ cup boiled corn
Salt to taste
chat masala powder to taste
Blanched spring onion stalk as required

For garnishing

Salad bouquet
Tomato ketchup as required

Direction || How to prepare Sushi rolls

Cut the sides of the bread.

Flatten the bread with the help of a rolling pin.

Apply cream cheese on this bread.

On these bread slices fill cucumber juliennes, carrot juliennes, green bell pepper juliennes, yellow bell pepper juliennes, boiled corn, salt, chat masala powder and make a roll.

Cut the sides of the roll.

Wrap the rolled bread with the help of blanched spring onion stalk. Make similar rolls.

Place the rolls on the plate and decorate it with Bouquet of Salad (Tie the carrot,cucumber,green capsicum and yellow bell pepper with the help of blanched spring onion stalk).

Decorate with tomato ketchup.

Smiley Sushi rolls are



Nutella Bread Swiss Roll

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It’s back to school time and when the kids come home with rumbling tummies ,each and every mom thinks of some easy, healthy after school snacks to keep going till dinner.
I have few collection of recipes, one of them is Nutella bread and cheese swiss roll.
This 3-ingredient recipe is just the perfect snacks for your kids.
Try it and share your experiences with your kids.

Prep Time: 10 mins
Cooking Time: Nil
Serves: 2


Cheese spread
3 slices of Brown or white bread

Direction || How to prepare Swiss Roll

First cut the edges of all the breads

Flatten the breads with the roller.

Apply cheese to the first layer of the bread.

Apply Nutella on the second layer of the bread.

Flatten and apply Nutella on the third layer.

You can even apply cheese or butter of your choice.

Place all the slices one above the other and roll them

Now cut the roll into pieces gently.

Serve your kids with this real quick ,simple and yummy dish.

Apple Honey Pancakes

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Apple_honey_pancakeA pancake is a flat cake, often thin, and round, prepared from a starch-based batter and cooked on a hot surface such as a griddle or frying pan.Apple honey pancake is a healthy way to start your child’s day breakfast before school or brunch after school.Made with butter, honey,apple and all purpose flour. No refined sugar!

My elder daughter is not fond of apple but this pancake served my purpose to feed her with healthy apple breakfast.
Try out this quick,healthy yet yummy recipe ,I am sure you will love it 🙂 Do leave your feedback.

Prep: 10 mins
Cooking Time: 8 mins
Makes 4 pancakes


1/2 cup grated apples
1/2 tbsp honey
1/4 cup all purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon of baking powder
1 tbsp melted butter
2 tbsp condensed milk
melted butter for greasing and cooking
1/2 cup water
pinch of salt

For Serving


Direction || How to prepare Pancakes

Combine the all purpose flour , baking powder , apple, honey, , melted butter, condensed milk and water in a deep bowl and mix well to make a smooth batter making sure that no lumps remain.

Add a pinch of salt to it and sprinkle 1 tbsp of water over it and mix

Grease a non-stick pan using a little butter.

Pour approximately 1½ tbsp of batter and spread it lightly.

Cook, using a little butter, till they turn crisp and golden brown from both the sides.

Repeat step 3 to 5 to make more mini pancakes.

Drizzle few drops of honey and serve immediately.

Paneer kathi roll

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Paneer_kathi_rollPaneer Kathi Roll is a delicious tangy and spicy snack prepared by Indian Cottage Cheese i.e. Paneer along with few more vegetables like cabbage,tomatoes,capsicum and onions
Yummy paneer is rolled in to healthy fresh home made whole wheat chapati.
What an amazing roll this is! Check and try this recipe ,it will never fail.


Preparation Time: 20 mins
Cooking Time: 5 mins
Makes 4 rolls


for the Paneer filling

1 cup paneer (cottage cheese) crumbled.
1/2 cup capsicum finely chopped into slices.
1/2 cup cabbage finely chopped shredded
1 tsp chilli powder
1/4 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1 tsp ginger garlic paste
3/4 tsp chaat masala
1/2 tsp corainder leaves finely chopped
3/4 tsp garam masala
salt to taste
1 tbsp oil for greasing and cooking

for making Paneer wraps

1 cup onion rings
chaat masala to taste
1/4 cup cheese spread
1 lemon(to squeeze)
1 chopped tomato
4 rotis

Direction || How to make paneer filling

Heat a oil in the pan.Add the crumbled paneer,capsicum,cabbage and ginger-garlic paste and toss it gently for 2 minutes.

Add red chilli powder , turmeric powder ,garam masala and chaat masala and cook it for 1 minute.

Add the chopped coriander,turn off the flame and Keep the filling aside.

Direction || How to make Paneer wraps.

Combine the onions rings with chaat masala in a bowl, mix well and keep aside.

Place a roti on a clean dry surface apply cheese spread all over and put 1/4th portion of the paneer filling on each roti.

Arrange few onion slices,tomato pieces over it,Squeeze few drops of lemon over it and roll it up gently.

Repeat with the remaining ingredients to make 3 more wraps.

Serve it hot with ketchup or green chutney.


You can cut the wraps into two pieces to serve it to your kids as it will be comfortable for them to hold it.