Happy Birthday Miss Foodies – Fantastic 4 – Mango Mousse

Hola!! We are going slow and steady on our blog these days as our bundle of joys keeping us really really busy 😉 But nevertheless guess what? It’s our 4th anniversary!! Wooohooo :). I still remember those initial days when we were posting our first blog and we had butterflies all over our stomach! How me and Parul waited for that one like for our blog! I had a sleepless night and Parul would be eating up my head as usual. Haha. Kidding!! But we were jumping the very next day when we saw likes increasing from 10 to 20 to 30 to 40 and so on! And we managed to get nearly 500 in our first year!! Kudos to us. Gosh I still get goosebumps remembering that. So for our Fantastic Fourth anniversary we have a very quick, simple and yummy recipe for all our followers.

It’s called the Mango Mousse. Its an eggless recipe and we have not even used gelatin for preparing it and yet it sets so perfectly as you can see!

Just a perfect treat for veggie lovers on hot day. I know the name mango in itself is so appetising in summers! This mango mousse is light creamy and heavenly with the gorgeous aroma and color of mango. #foodgasm# We have used grated chocolate as a topping but you can use dry fruits or any other innovative topping that you wish to put! And I can be so sure the you will try your hands on it even in this soaring heat. So let’s get going:)

Isn’t it the easiest recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth! It’s indeed on the top of our summer menu these days as it is the best thing to have for your perfect dinners. Serve in shot glasses and see your guests drooling over and enjoy the compliments.

So while we celebrate our grand four years of fun n food you try on this excellent and quick mousse 🙂

Cheers!!!

Sakshi n Parul

Kit Kat Mousse Pie

6 months already!!! Woooohooo!! Our new member in the missfoodie family is growing up fast. Did I mention a new member, oh ya I forgot to introduce you all to our cutie patootie Nyra Batra. She is Parul’s daughter and maasi (that’s me) just admires her. So our today’s post is as yummylicious as our adorable little munchkin! Any guesses? It’s the Kit Kat Mousse Pie! Drooling over the name, you will surely fall in love with the recipe as well.

This one seems to be quite popular these days and it seemed like it was haunting us.Then what, we just had to try in our kitchen and thats what we did!!!! The result is right here with our little twist to make it easier for you all 🙂

This simple and a must try pie will make everybody go la la and you will surely feel on top of this world! It has a nice crunchy feel of the kit Kat chocolate filled with a gooey mouth melting texture of chocolate mousse. I know it sounds sensuous;). I am smitten by our cute little princess and this lip smacking pie:)

We got to rush as we have three naughty bundle of joys waiting for us while you enjoy this satiating treat 😉 Dig in 😉

Cheers!!!

Sakshi n Parul

Vegan Banana Bread

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Hello friends. Hope you all doing good.  In case you wondering this looks like the previous post, hold on as today its my besties birthday 🙂 So after me its her. Welcome to the 30’s club baby. Oh did I mention ….lol… As much as I love surprises I know you too my dear. And I am sure you would be least expecting this post going live. A fatso that I have become, difficult to manage work in kitchen. But those extra cravings made me do it ,I guess.

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Friends what we have on the menu today is surely interesting, easy and tasty with simple ingredients readily available in your kitchen.  Its one of favourites. Being a bread lover , this recipe is surely for keeps . The two ingredients that majorly contribute to the texture are bananas and oil.

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As we always believe in eating and baking healthy this ones made of whole wheat flour with barely any extra sugar. This will be best served for your tea time. Lets get going 🙂

INGREDIENTS

4 medium sized ripe or over ripe bananas.

1.5 cups whole wheat flour

1/2 cup vegetable oil

1/2 cup brown sugar or normal granulated sugar

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

1 tsp cinnamon powder

1/2 tsp nutmeg powder

1 n 1/2 tsp baking powder

1/2 tsp baking soda

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METHOD

1)Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.

2)Grease a cake tin or rectangular cake pan with oil.

3)Take sliced banana and sugar in a mixing bowl.

4)Mash the banana well or puree them with help of a hand blender.

5)Now add oil, vanilla extract, cinnamon and nutmeg powder to the banana and mix well.

6)Sieve the flour with baking soda and powder in the bowl containing mashed bananas.

7)Fold the sieved flour really well.

8)Pour the bread mixture in the loaf pan.

9)Bake at 180 degrees for 30-40 minutes or till a tooth pick inserted in the bread comes out clean.

10)Once baked remove the bread from the pan.

11)Serve yummy banana bread warm.

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We hope you will love this quick baking in your kitchen. Without any hassle and no time. As you enjoy this with your tea time, we go all out to party, after all

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Its her Birthday and I am super excited 🙂

 

Cheers!!!

Parul n Sakshi

 

Granola Bars

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                                               Its her Birthday and I am super excited……yeaaaaaahhhhhhhhh

Hi friends. So here we are. Keeping bit busy with lot of things. But this one is specially for mi chica Parul. Happy happy Birthday sweetheart. Oh its 30th 🙂 Oh I mentioned,lol. Dear I cant write long senti messages , thats more of your department,thanks in advance for baring with me as the post goes live. But its almost 20 years we have known each other and its a journey to be cherished. Life ahead will also be beautiful and we will make it memorable together. And i am even more excited to welcome the little part of you. And as I have to keep you healthy I have got these super healthy Granola Bars on the menu.

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These are easy quick crunchy and super healthy. They sound best for the festive season also coming our way. So lets get going:

GRANOLA BAR INGREDIENTS:

Dry ingredients: 2 1/2 cup regular oats

Quarter cup sweet flaked coconut

2 Tbsp brown sugar

Extras: Toasted almonds ,Toasted walnuts, Dried cherries ,Mini chocochips

Wet ingredients:

1/3 cup canola oil

1/3 cup honey

1 tsp vanilla extract

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METHOD:

Preheat oven at 325 degrees. Prepare a 9X9″ square pan. Line it with parchment paper and grease it with butter. Set the pan aside. Take a bowl and mix the dry ingredients. Take a total of 1 cup of your choice of nuts/berries and mix in dry ingredients.Keep it aside. First put oil in a cup and put honey on top. It helps honey not to stick around the cup. Combine all ingredients together and put in a pan. Press it down into the pan and put it in the oven for 30 mins. Let it cool and take out from the tin and paper. Cut into bars and enjoy the healthy and crunchy bars.

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So heres wishing you my bestie once again a very Happy Birthday. I am sure this will need a lot of editing so i leave it on you, The fastest and bestest I could write with my two naughty toddlers.But this special post is here to stay 🙂

Cheers friends!!! Hope you all enjoy these super easy Granola Bars and gift them out this festive season while we are ready to party. After all its Dirty Flirty Thirty 😉

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Sakshi n Parul

Happy Birthday Miss Foodies- 3rd it is – Vanilla cupcakes with chocolate icing (Egg less)

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The journey from Ok to Better to Nice to Awesome, Fabulous, Marvellous and now ” 3 years of Miss Foodies”…… has been what we call ? Legend – ‘ wait for it ‘ – Dary. Legendary!!! It has been overwhelming and still continues to be……..

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So here we are foodie friends adding another memorable year to our kitty. It gives us immense pleasure to share this post today. In fact it feels so good to be just three somewhere, because in real an amazing o is just going to add up to this 😉 But that indeed is going to call out for celebrations. We just need a reason to party, dont we? Also party means more and more delicious, yummilicious food to satiate out tummy’s.

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On this special occasion we have got for you some legendary vanilla cup cakes which will leave you satiated and tempt for some more. They are easy, quick and perfect for party times. So tickle your taste buds this summer with these yummilicious vanilla cup cakes. And of course because no celebration is complete without chocolate we have got for you just the perfect icing to drool over and make these tiny cups look more attractive 😉 And let us tell you, they are as fresh as is this post.Its the birthday post almost live from our kitchen. So guys dont wait and get started:

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These mini cupcakes will surely add up to your quick recipes making your parties, lunches and dinners look more attractive. These mini devils are to die for. We had three each at one go 😉 Lets see how much can you guys resist.

Its our birthday and we are super duper excited and partying. Signing off for now.

Keep celebrating

Cheers!!!

Parul n Sakshi

Granny’s Legendary Tips: Goodness of honey,cinnamon,lemon,milk,curd and much more

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Granny’s Legendary Tips :

🍯HONEY AND CINNAMON REMEDY🍯

Honey and cinnamon combined together undoubtedly sounds so interesting. You will be surprised to see the numerous benefits of this deadly combo!! All these are tried and tested remedies and will surely give you positive results.

💁HAIR LOSS: Girls do we have your attention 😎
Apply a paste of hot olive oil, a tablespoon of honey, a teaspoon of cinnamon powder before bath, leave it for 15 min and wash.Using this special paste as a topical treatment helps increase the blood circulation in your scalp, which results in more hair growth.

💁COMMON COLD: This one has our attention for sure. The number of times Parul used to have cold is not even funny 😪 And so found this one.
When it comes to common cold, we will try just about anything when we are sick. Next time when you are down you might want to try this.Make a glass of lukewarm honey water mixed with a pinch of cinnamon powder to help boost your immune system during the cold season. It is also helpful in clearing the sinuses.

💁ARTHRITIS: Apply a paste made of the two ingredients on the affected part of the body and massage slowly. Drinking tea with honey and cinnamon daily can also help relieve pain and stiffness in joints.

💁HELPS REDUCE CHOLESTEROL: Both honey and cinnamon have the ability to lower the cholesterol level on their own. However when you combine them it just doubles the effect.Apply honey and cinnamon powder on bread instead of using jam or butter and eat it regularly for breakfast. And trust us it tastes really really good. It is believed that in the long run, this can help prevent blockages in blood vessels, heart attacks and hypercholesterolemia.

 

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Granny’s Legendary Tips:

The festival of colours is totally meaningless if one decides to abstain from colours in general. On the other hand, if you haphazardly dive into the glory of colours without taking appropriate measure, it is sure to harm your skin and hair.How? Dry and frizzy hair, acne prone skin, rashes, allergies🙎…the list goes on. Sounds familiar? If the festival of colors has played havoc with your beautiful skin and hair before, then fret not people. Today, we list out the best face as well as hair packs which you can apply post the Holi extravaganza. Guys, if are you wondering if this treatment is just for girls, then worry not as even you can pamper yourself with this amazing home remedies.

💁Skin Care

💁# 1: Curd magic
Add two tablespoons of lemon juice to a bowl of curd, and apply on the areas with colour. Then, take a bath with normal water to get rid of the colour.

💁# 2: Natural cleanser
Wash your face with water, mix lemon juice and aloevera in equal proportion and wipe your face with cotton dipped in this solution to get rid of dry colors from the skin.

💁# 3:Milk delight
If you have dry skin then mix one tablespoon almond powder, one tablespoon honey, two drops of lemon juice and a bit of milk to make smooth paste. Apply it on your face, let it dry. Remove the pack with wet hands to get clean and soft skin.

💁Eye Care

💁# 4:Rest your eyes
We are sure that a bit of colour would have surely entered your eyes, which is constantly irritating your eyes. To soothe your eyes, after washing off the colour with water, put some rose water in your eyes and rest. Your eyes will feel relaxed.

💁Lip Care

💁# 5: Malai for your lips
Apply a paste of rose petals, some malai and honey on your lips for 15 minutes. This treatment will remove colour from your lips and make your lips fuller and red.

 

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Granny’s Legendary Tips :

Let’s face the sun people ☀️ 😎

Tanning is one of the major problems during summer, and most people try to find a quick solution to it by using chemical laden bleach or opting from cosmetic peeling procedures. But these quick solutions have several side effects and cause severe damage to the skin. Therefore, you should know how to protect your skin from burning summer sun with simple home remedies that also function as natural remedy for pimple and acne removal.

💁Lemon and Aloe Vera Face Pack

Lemon is one of the best citrus fruits that have rich medicinal and cosmetic benefits. No doubt, it is widely used in various skin and hair care remedies as well as skin care products. Lemon is a natural bleaching agent and an antioxidant. It is rich in vitamin C, and the intake of lemon juice would fetch you a glowing skin. Aloe Vera on the other side is a short stemmed succulent plant that produces six antiseptics.
All you need to do is juice a lemon and besides that also mash the aloe vera leaves. Mix them properly until an aromatic paste is formed. Apply this onto the tanned area of the skin and allow it to dry. You need to apply this paste twice or thrice a day to cleanse and prevent your skin from getting tanned from time-to-time. This is also an effective cure for dark circles around eyes.

💁Turmeric Powder, Yogurt and Honey Face Pack

Turmeric powder is the basic common ingredient in every kitchen and is best known antiseptic/anti- bacterial agent. It is used in relieving the pain and as a disinfectant that is usually caused due to cuts and burns. Turmeric is also an age old home remedy that has been used in Ayurveda to treat various skin diseases. Yogurt is a dairy product just as curd and it has a gel like texture. Honey, a sweetening agent can be considered as one of the best natural moisturizing agents that helps skin retain its supple and elastic nature. It is used in various cosmetic preparations and is an antioxidant that helps in healing wounds.

Make a thick paste by mixing all the three ingredients well. Apply this pack on the dried skin and leave it for 15-20 minutes. Later, rinse it off with cold water. This pack helps in moisturizing and radiating your skin under the dire circumstances.

💁Sandal wood and Rosewater Face Pack

Sandalwood has rich benefits especially when it comes to accomplishing a fairer skin. It is used in the treatments of acne and skin aging. The soothing and cooling properties of sandalwood make it the perfect remedy for relieving sun tan and severe sunburn. Rose water is one of the best beauty products and is used in aroma therapies. It can be used as a cleanser, toner and leaves you with a refreshing feeling. The combination of sandalwood and rose water makes this pack the perfect natural remedy for sun tan removal in a gentle and nourishing way.

Make a thick paste of white or red sandalwood powder and rosewater and apply it to face. Wait for 20 minutes and allow it to dry. After this wash it with cold water and always use a soft towel to clean up your washed face. This paste relieves you from sun burns and other suntan effects

💁Banana & Milk

Mash up a banana, add some milk, mix them together to create a paste, and apply to your face for 20 minutes. Rinse with cold water and ta-da! Banana’s are rich in Vitamin A, B, and E, which are proven to be anti-aging wonders. Do refrain though from eating your mask… let’s just try and keep it on your face!

💁Drink All Day💦💦💦💦💦💦💦

Don’t forget the most critical aspect of achieving glowing skin: WATER. There is no better way to get rid of all the toxins in your body, so drink up and drink responsibly.

Take good care

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Sakshi n Parul

GRANNY’S LEGENDARY TIPS – WELCOME TO OUR NEW PAGE

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Feeling curious……Well, hold your excitement. Just three days to go and we will bring to you these secrets through our facebook page 🙂  

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Cheers!!!

Parul n Sakshi