Every day meal plans are a daunting task to do all by yourself, since you have many other tasks in the day, especially on weekdays. Weekends would be more blessed than weekdays because we have time to think and organize. It would be great if there is an early plan laid out for the week ahead such that we know clearly of what to shop and how much to shop for the week. Also, we understand the ease of making the recipes that could either be carry forward through transformation or packing it for lunch, or cooking with the same ingredients for the next day. Considering this, we are back again with the weeknight dinner recipe ideas that could be of help. This menu for weeknights have a blending mix of cuisines across India & the World (Especially for Friday nights) which help in wholesome nutrition for the nights.

Making an everyday meal which is filling and delicious is a task in itself. We have to decide on recipes which has some main course dishes with side dishes to make it a complete meal. So when it comes to easy and delicious, Gujarati food is the one which comes to our mind.

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Kebabs are the perfect snacks when it comes to parties. The grilled, smoky, almost melt in your mouth feel of kebabs can get one hooked almost instantaneously. The word Kebab came from an Arabic word 'Cabob' which means to burn. It is believed that they first gained popularity in the Middle East, but with time became a popular grilled dish across countries.

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Plantain is a blessed plant with all its useful parts. Banana is a delicious fruit and the plantain leaves are used instead of plates on auspicious days (Especially in South India) and special occasions when a complete elaborate festive menu of recipes are prepared. The plantain stem or banana stem is also one such part of this plant which has many benefits on consumption. 

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The right diet and diabetic recipes play an important role in keeping blood sugar levels under control

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We are back again with our super delicious weekly plan for this week! Eating healthy meals is very important and we never forget that you are waiting for our meal plan to decide on what to make every day for three meals of the day. Therefore, we here at Archana’s kitchen bring you a new delicious road map to a week of easy, no-repeat meals which will make your life easier.

Shop your groceries and stock them for the week and use these ideas and recipes which will help you in cooking every day. Happy cooking!

Well, you can try our special French Brunch menu this week. It is super delicious and will be loved by your friends and family.

We are back again with an awesome breakfast meal plate that will help you decide better in the morning what healthy to cook. This will especially benefit people who are looking for diabetic friendly recipes.Breakfast being the important meal of the day. It is the first dish that kick starts your day with a happy start. At Archana's kitchen this week we have incorporated two dishes from two different cuisine to make a complete meal.

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The weekend is here and so is the dilemma that comes along with wanting to treat your family to an amazing spread of some delicious food. This weekend cook a Karnataka Style lunch for the fam and have them drooling. The Kannada cuisine is one amongst the oldest surviving cuisines tracing its origin to iron age, and find mentions in historical works as well. The cuisine is influenced by neighbouring states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Maharashtra.

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Mexican main course dish of Corn flour tortillas wrapped on meat, assorted mashed or sauted veggies arranged one after the other in a bone china lasagna pan is so welcoming when you want to have a Mexican inspired weekend dinner. The enchiladas are often smothered with chilli pepper sauce or custom made sauce to fit the delicious filling within. This enchilada is usually incomplete without the grated melt-in-the-mouth lavish cheese on top. There are sweet version of enchiladas that are also made with fruits as filling, as in Apple Enchilada Recipe, which makes for a fine dessert.

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Deciding on our everyday meal becomes difficult sometimes when we also have to fulfil the daily intake of necessary nutrients. And one of such important nutrients is protein that is necessary for our body. We are always in dilemma about what to cook for lunch or dinner which is healthy and delicious at the same time and enjoyed by kids too.

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Pav Bhaji and Vada Pav are two popular dishes which comes to our mind as soon as we hear the word ‘Pav’. These two dishes are famous all over India and are loved by everyone. But do you know other than these two, there are many more Pav recipe which are very famous in Maharashtra. If you have ever been to Mumbai, you will know that Pav is loved and enjoyed by almost everyone there and different types of pav recipes are sold on street, making them Maharashtra’s popular street food.

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Unlike its name, peanuts aren't really nuts, but are legumes belonging to the beans and pea family. True to its nature of being a legume, peanuts are also an excellent source of protein.They are called Moongphali in Hindi, Kadale Kaayi in Kannada, Shengdaane in Marathi et al. India is one amongst the leading producer of peanuts in the world and peanuts are available easily all through the year across the country. They are also classified as nuts because the possess the characteristics of other nuts like almonds, cashew nuts etc. 

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When we think of Pumpkin, we think of the Halloween week, but they have no limitations. Pumpkins are versatile and are used across the globe in many ways. Pumpkin is an all time favorite vegetable be it the Pumpkin Sabzi cooked at home or the Pumpkin Spice Latte at your favourite coffee shop. Pumpkin is an all season vegetable that's available throughout the year and they are extremely nutritious and low in calories. They are a rich source of Vitamin A and antioxidants which are good for vision and our body tissues. 

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Kerala being called the "Land of Coconuts"  has a cuisine that has gained its richness and flavor from the abundant use of coconut. The use of coconut oil also in their cooking itself creates a very authentic flavor and taste to the dish itself. This week indulge in some delicately laid out meal from Kerala that we have created in house. It will get you back the lost thoughts and get mesmerized with the true flavors of Kerala. The meal has to be quick that can be made during the weeknight also so that it will rejuvenate your mind and get you started with Monday to Friday rotation.

This week we are back on with some delicious and rich recipes from Kashmir. Do not worry on the preparation part as the recipes that we have chosen can be made in an hours time and can be packed immediately for your lunch. As we all know that it is difficult during the morning time to keep a track on what goes in our lunch box meal, to ease your everyday worries on packing hot food, Archana's Kitchen has come up with a Healthy Lunch Box Plan that you can pack in Vaya Tyffyn carrier that will keep your food hot, exciting and delicious to eat as well. The dishes that we have chosen are simple and quick to be made in the morning hustle. 

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Keep your lunch Box simple and yet healthy with the recipes that we have created and put together for this week's Lunch box meal.Sometimes Packing a lunch box in the morning might get boring and tedious to keep working on the Lunch box meal. So do not worry at Archana's Kitchen we have come up with a creation of a Healthy Lunch Box Plan that will be exciting to try as well delicious to taste. The dishes that we have chosen are simple and quick to be made in the morning hassle that will happen everyday. So therefore this will make you patiently plan your meal.

Packing a healthy Lunch box for your kid is always a difficult task for all mothers. At the same time demanding the dish to be tasty is even harder. Sandwich is the most safest way to pack inside a lunchbox for your kids because you can fill any kind of stuffing that the kids will enjoy. It is also easy for the children to gobble up during their lunch time and there would not be any mess created.  To ease your everyday worries on packing hot food, Archana's Kitchen has come up with a Healthy Lunch Box Plan that you can pack in Vaya Tyffyn carrier that will keep your food hot, exciting and delicious to eat as well. The dishes that we have chosen are simple and quick to be made in the morning hustle. 

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Planning for a simple and healthy lunch box for your kids or yourself to take to work can be made easy at our test kitchen. We have made your work easier by just picking out dishes that will not just make your kids and you eat healthy but tasty too. Archana's Kitchen has come up with a Healthy Lunch Box Plan that you can pack in Vaya Tyffyn carrier that will keep your food hot, exciting and delicious to eat as well.

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Every day meal plans are a daunting task to do all by yourself, since you have many other tasks in the day, especially on weekdays. Weekends would be more blessed than weekdays because we have time to think and organize. It would be great if there is an early plan laid out for the week ahead such that we know clearly of what to shop and how much to shop for the week. Also, we understand the ease of making the recipes that could either be carry forward through transformation or packing it for lunch, or cooking with the same ingredients for the next day. Considering this, we are back again with the weeknight dinner recipe ideas that could be of help. This menu for weeknights have a blending mix of cuisines across India & the World (Especially for Friday nights) which help in wholesome nutrition for the nights.

Dill belongs to the herb family, with a delicate taste to it, and is somewhat sweetly aromatic. Fresh dill is available in the market during summers and early fall, where as dried dill can be found throughout the year. Dill can be found in the form of fresh sprigs, dried leaves or dried seeds. Using fresh dill is the best as it brings out the most flavors of the herb and adds a tasty grassy taste to dishes. 

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The new season of IPL has begun and aren't we all excited about the matches that are happening and cheering for our favorite teams? We are all so thrilled watching our home teams play and can't wait for them to take home the Trophy. Watching the IPL match is also another excuse to hang out with friends and family, and this is made even better with the addition of delicious snacks.

While we are already almost half through the season and the finals are not too far, we thought what better way to celebrate your favourite team, than by cooking up recipes that represent your teams. So bring together your near and dear ones, and celebrate cricket, the IPL season, your favourite teams with some delicious food.

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Midnight hunger pangs are best assuaged with these 10 healthy and low-calorie snacks

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We are back again with our super delicious weekly plan for this week! Eating healthy meals is very important and we never forget that you are waiting for our meal plan to decide on what to make every day for three meals of the day. Therefore, we here at Archana’s kitchen bring you a new delicious road map to a week of easy, no-repeat meals which will make your life easier.

Shop your groceries and stock them for the week and use these ideas and recipes which will help you in cooking every day. Happy cooking!

Well, you can try our special North Indian lunch menu this week. It is super delicious and will be loved by your friends and family.

Have a comforting breakfast with some rich nutty aloo stuffed Palak Paratha. In North India especially in Punjab, one of their most staple breakfast would be Aloo paratha or stuffed parathas with any other stuffings. Breakfast being the important meal of the day. It is the first dish that kick starts your day with a happy start which is why it is important to plan what you eat.

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