This is a delicous South Indian breakfast dish. It’s made of fermented rice batter. It has a bowl-like shape, with a thick center and crispy edges that curl up. To make it, you need a special pan. The appam pan looks different than other pans with a unique concave shape, which creates the bowl-like endContinue reading “Appam”

Moringa leaves/Drumstick Leaves Conjee

This is a very healthy dish. Conjee is a kind of watery soup made with rice and lentils. You can drink this for breakfast, lunch or dinner. This drumstick leaf conjee is made with rice, green gram and drumstick leaves. It is also seasoned with grated coconut. When I was growing up, my mom madeContinue reading “Moringa leaves/Drumstick Leaves Conjee”

Hummingbirds Visiting Our Garden ( Summer 2019)

I never get bored watching this little creature. Every year, hummingbirds visit our garden from the spring through the fall. I enjoy how fast the hummingbird flies, and how fast it drinks honey from honeysuckles, zinnias and other flowers. We have a little humming bird feeder by our three season porch. I like to watchContinue reading “Hummingbirds Visiting Our Garden ( Summer 2019)”