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Easy, Healthy Oatmeal Cookies: A No Baking Powder Recipe To Make Oatmeal Delicious

Another healthy yet simple cookie recipe comes your way. Yes, it is oats on my mind once again. Rather, it is always oats and oats flocking my mind. Nevertheless, there are too many benefits to relish this dietary fiber grain so why shouldn't I think of oats all the time? Like it or dislike it, oats is here to stay! This oatmeal cookie recipe will give you more reasons to fall in love with this whole grain cereal and enjoy its goodness. Combined with the deliciousness of sunflower seeds, this oats cookie recipe is going to be a regular on your baking journey. Do not believe me? Well, you have got to give the healthy oatmeal cookie recipe a go right away.

When it comes to baking a healthy batch of cookies, you need just a few ingredients. Perhaps you do not need any raising agents. Of course, no all-purpose flour here. There is no place for white flour in my home, which only adds empty calories and raises sugar levels in your blood.

Contrarily, substitute all-purpose flour with th…

Oats Parantha: How To Make Oatmeal for Breakfast Recipe

Oats parantha is a healthy start to your day, agree? Absolutely, oats not only make the parantha fiber rich, but also soft and yummy. If kids or a loved one is not keen to take to oats, this is one of the best ways to make oatmeal delicious.

Ingredients
1/2 cup- rolled oats powder/oatmeal/grind oats to powder
1/2 cup- whole wheat flour
1/4 cup- chana sattu or besan
1 onion - chopped
1/2-3/4 cup- curd (as required for kneading the dough)
black salt (I add black salt for paranthas - cutting down on our sodium intake, as rock salt is a rich source of minerals)
Jeera (cumin seeds)
Ajwain (carom seeds)
1 bunch of coriander leaves
1 tsp- coriander powder
oil for smearing both sides/roasting the parantha (I use extra virgin olive oil)




How to make oats parantha This is one of the yummiest paranthas you will ever make. I am already in love with the soft flavorful flatbread.

Take a vessel.
Add curd to it. Beat the curd with a spoon.
Next drop all the masalas along with chopped coriander leaves.

Multipurpose Homemade Churan Powder: Home Remedy for Digestion, Nausea

The Everyday Churan or powder for digestion aid and nausea relief is finally here!  Well, what makes this churan special is the type of ingredients used here. Now you might be surprised what is it for? A digestion aid, a relief from those nauseating days, and you name it! You might have tasted or come across this multipurpose churan many times in your life. Forget the market ones, now you can prepare it at home in a jiffy.
Jeera/Cumin for Weight Loss/Digestion
You are already aware that cumin seeds for digestion are widely popular, right? But do you know jeera, which is a quintessential spice in Indian recipes, also helps improve immunity and respiratory disorders. Used extensively as a condiment in the Indian subcontinent, cumin is touted to be a rich source of energy. Surprisingly, the cute little spice is loaded with vitamin A,  B6, C, E , amino acids, and minerals, including calcium, iron, phosphorus, manganese, potassium, copper, and magnesium. It has a substantial amount of carb…

The Best Horlicks Biscuits Recipe With Oatmeal: Eggless Crunchy Bites in Airfryer, No Baking Powder

How about munching on crunchy flavorful bites? Think about Horlicks and your mind cannot go beyond the Horlicks milkshake. But this was a few years back until Horlicks biscuits were introduced. These crunchy cookies with Horlicks flavor became widely popular with tiny tots. Although I was not a toddler then, I fell for these flavorful bites too. Of course, you know me by now - I am a cookie lover. But then the health bug bit me and  I started quitting anything and everything suspicious. Then was the turn of the baking monster, which got me into baking cookies every now and then to satiate my cookie cravings. This was the time my experiments with wholegrain baking began. Yes, I no longer need to travel to Patiala's Kwality Bakers to get my favorite biscuits, for I can bake everything at home. Happy me!




Hey, but this is the first time I have tried Horlicks biscuits market like. My earlier attempt was different. It was Horlicks nankhatai at that time, though I had added Powervita to…

Candied Ginger Sugarfree: How To Make Sweet Ginger Candy

Whether you often suffer from a viral attack or nausea, candied ginger can give you the much-needed respite from these tough symptoms. There may be someone in your home with a motion sickness problem. The candied ginger promises to provide them with some relief on the road. Perhaps it might be your answer to the travel blues. What's more, if a loved one is undergoing chemotherapy, ginger can provide therapeutic benefits and immense relief from that nauseated feeling, which is one of the worst side effects of chemotherapy for cancer patients. Of course, candied ginger can give you relief from nausea and morning sickness during pregnancy.


One ginger and so many benefits!!
This surely puts ginger in the category of therapeutic herbs for;


coldcoughnausea reliefmotion sicknessmorning sicknesstravel bluessore throatgastric problemsacidityPromotes Digestion
Besides being predominantly used as a spice for Indian cooking, Ginger can be consumed fresh, dried, or in powdered form. Ginger bene…

How To Make Milk Chocolate Sugarfree With Cocoa Powder

Chocolate is a mood enhancer - the ultimate comfort food. But is chocolate good? Are there any chocolate benefits? Well, there are both positives and negatives. If you crave for chocolates, take heart from the fact that dark chocolate has some health benefits. But if you indulge too much in everything chocolatty, then you are counteracting chocolate benefits and will end up adding pounds around your belly. Anyway, this post is not just about chocolate benefits, but more about how to make chocolate at home.

Have you ever tried making chocolate at home? Chocolate- the very word itself makes your mouth to water, right? Whether you are a teenager or an octagenarian, your love for chocolate knows no bounds. Of course, exceptions are always there. One living example is yours truly! I was fond of chocolates during school days. When the health bug bit me, I quit everything I was fond of relishing - butter, desi ghee, malai/cream, creamy kulfis, and chocolate. But since the demand of the time…

Masala Cheese Crackers: How To Make Oatmeal Delicious

Do not be misled by the title here. Perhaps, these are minty masala crackers, but with a healthy twist. Of course, when you are here at Mercury IMP, you have got to be served with healthy recipes, right? What is healthy and what isn't healthy is one question that keeps you pondering. Of course, family health comes first, and you want your kids to eat healthy. Kids love everything cheesy, but cheese is not too healthy an option- but if you have active kids, every ingredient can be forgiving, for their physical activity can negate all the unhealthy features of an ingredient. Nevertheless, we will still be focusing on health and healthy ingredients here - with this simple recipe of minty cheese masala crackers.

Masala bottle gourd crackers with a healthy twist :)
Minty, cheesy, spicy crackers with the goodness of fiber! No maida of course!
Looking for a kid-friendly recipe of masala cheese crackers? Well, there is no cheese here per se, but the golden beauties are loaded with fiber.…

Eggless Sugarless Butterless No Bake Coconut Cake

Cake, the very word makes your mouth to water, right? A slice of cake is enough to curb your sweet cravings. Even when you are a diabetic, a cake is a sinful temptation that you want to indulge in. But hey, you do not need to experience guilty indulgence if you are a diabetic. There are ways to curb your carb and sweet intake. How about using natural sweeteners to make a baked beauty that tastes as good as any sinful cake? Well, this no bake coconut cake is all you need to pack a powerful punch and rest your sweet cravings. Yes, we have got you covered here!




Here's one simple eggless sugarless cake recipe that can come in handy anytime anywhere. It is one cake that is


perfect for guilt-free indulgenceis subtly sweet from natural sweetenersuses no artificial sugarloaded with fiber from datesrich in vitamins, minerals, and essential nutrients from nutsdoes not require bakinga no bake sugarless cake with oatsapt for weight watchers and dietersuses no butter, no oilcomprises healthy f…

Red Lentil Cookies No Baking Powder: How To Make Oatmeal Delicious

Wondering how to make lentil cookies? Imagine how would a batch of red lentil cookies taste? Crunchy, aromatic, and healthylicious are red lentil cookies with oatmeal. If you have been wondering how to make oatmeal delicious, this lentil cookie recipe is exactly what you need. So what are you waiting for? One batch of no sugar, low fat cookies with oatmeal is a must try! Yes, these are gluten free cookies to please your kids and the kid in you.



Dad and mom are here, so I can have a better idea of how my cookie experiments work when they are served to different taste buds. Dad loves my cookie experiments and feels he would miss all healthy biscuits when he is back home.


Why Go With Red Lentil Powder? If you remember my moong dal cookies, which were just a melt in the mouth lentil cookies, you will want to try out this batch of healthy biscuits too. One advantage of making these airfryer cookies is that these use :

no raising agent - so no baking powder/ no baking sodano white sugar- re…

Anzac Biscuits With A Healthy Twist

If you are a cookie lover, then this batch of Anzac cookies is a must try. Wondering why? Well, I was unaware of this type of cookies unless my online research led me to this delicious variety of biscuits from New Zealand. One try is a must and you will love to bake Anzac biscuits with oatmeal and coconut again and again. I am sure these will be a people pleaser. Dad was amazed at their deliciousness.

Your search for a healthy cookie recipe ends here. What do you look for in a healthy simple cookie recipe?

TasteCrunchHealthy bites What do you get in these healthy Anzac biscuits? TasteCrunchHealth overload with dietary fiber


To me, these are unique cookies, but this is a simple cookie recipe that you can try out today, especially with easily available ingredients. You do not need any fancy stuff here to make gluten free cookies.

Flavored with honey, these crunchy bites use a mix of oats, coconut, and barley. If you are on diet and looking for a low fat, low carb recipe, this one should …

Sattu Cookies For Kids No Baking Powder: How To Make Oatmeal Delicious

Looking for a kid-friendly recipe? Of course, serving good food to kids is no less than an exercise. Probably everyone finds it challenging, so do you. But did you know there are ways to sneak in healthy goodness to your tiny tots? I am quite familiar with childish pranks. I have seen my nephew and niece indulge in finding escape routes from whatever is served on their platter. But my one-and-a-half year-old niece loves to indulge in my simple cookie recipes. She is my sweetheart- bhua's paro!

This sattu cookie recipe is dedicated to my Paro. I love to experiment with healthy cookie recipes for Paro darling. This is one simple cookie recipe that you can prepare in an instant. It requires no fancy tools, nor any expensive equipment. Of course, all you need is sattu or roasted gram dal powder and oatmeal.

If you wish to make these sugarfree cookies, then you should have jaggery handy. Else, we can prepare sattu cookies with raw cane sugar. I am no longer buying white sugar, so all …

Quick Jam Recipe With Sweet Lime: Indian Mausambi Jam Without Preservatives

Jam has been a childhood favorite this side. Just like any one of you, I ,too, have grown up relishing the typical jam-bread combo. In fact, this was one of the most awaited breakfast or snack recipes for us as kids, next to bread omelete. Life changes drastically as you grow up. The thought of indulging in sweets gives us goosebumps, not because we no longer love anything sweet, but it is the sugar overload that poses a challenge to our fitness these days. Yes, sugar is touted as the number one health enemy. It is just empty calories, you know! The outgrowing number of diabetic cases only adds to our "sugarmania"! Anyway, this post is still too sweet, because I had promised to make fruit jam for my Paro - my niece, for she loves tomato sauce and jam.


Let's talk about my mausambi jam recipe now.

The story is that 2 kg of mausambis or sweet lime turned out to be extremely sour that mom was not willing to indulge in. I love tangy stuff too, but when I tasted one, I gave i…

Instant OPOS Dum Tea: Quick Masala Chai

Call it masala chai or dum tea, OPOS tea gives you the most flavorful beverage you have ever had. If you are a tea lover like me, you can never say no to OPOS dum tea. Make tea with one pot one shot and you will be hooked for a lifetime.This happened with me one fine day and will happen with you too if you give it a try.  Now I do not want to go back to the old way of making tea, seriously! I am not kidding.


What is so Special about OPOS dum Tea? Well, pressure cooking helps retain all the flavors in the tea - use whatever spices you may want to add to your tea and pack a punch with the most flavorful tea. The OPOS tea reminds me time and again of the tea I had at Shirdi Sai temple. The aroma of cardamom in the tea made it more flavorful.

Let's get started with our OPOS tea, also known as dum tea or masala chai.
OPOS is the trademark of Rama Krishnan, which has revolutionized cooking and is no less than culinary magic.

Remember, in order to learn OPOS recipe basics, you have got …
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