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Chia Coconut Mango Pudding | Playful Cooking #chia #mango #breakfast #pudding #coconutlink to Chia Mango Pudding

Chia Mango Pudding

Chia Coconut Mango Pudding is a creamy chia pudding. I prepared it with coconut milk layered with mango bites and topped with more coconut flakes. It's smooth and deliciously sweet at every bite with a mild crunch from the coconut flakes. You can make this chia pudding with any variety of seasonal fruits you like. But I have to say that mangoes it extra tasty.

Rose Cardamom Syrup | Playful Cookinglink to Rose Cardamom Syrup And Three Easy Ways To Use It

Rose Cardamom Syrup And Three Easy Ways To Use It

This mildly sweet, perfumy rose and cardamom syrup is the perfect way to add a splash of floral sweetness to your drinks and desserts. The syrup is easy to make. It has countless uses and I am sharing three easy effortless ways to use it.

Coconut Chia Berry Granola Parfait | Playful Cookinglink to Coconut Chia Berry Granola Parfait

Coconut Chia Berry Granola Parfait

The layers of texture, color and flavor make this Coconut Chia Berry Granola Parfait not only tasty but also a lovely looking healthy breakfast. It is sure to brighten up your morning. I am not a morning person and so, a breakfast that doesn’t involve too much work or brainpower always makes me happy. The layering of this parfait is easy and fun. Avyan helped me with the layering and he loved it. The little fella is still not into smoothie but he enjoyed the parfait a lot, especially the coconut chia pudding.

Nuts and Seeds Crackers | Playful Cookinglink to Nuts and Seeds Crackers

Nuts and Seeds Crackers

At first, I want to thank you all so much for showering your wishes and showing your love in my last post. It means a lot! Now, if you are looking for a last-minute Christmas gift, this savory nuts and seeds crackers could be a good choice. It’s so easy to bake. Even if you are not much of a baker, you can easily pull it through. It’s crispy and so dunk-able in a cup of tea, coffee or hot chocolate. You can go creative with the ingredients. Add your choice of nuts, may be some dried fruits or perhaps,…

Strawberry Chia Compote | Playful Cookinglink to Strawberry Chia Compote

Strawberry Chia Compote

The light was beautiful and I had a plan for next day breakfast, so I decided to just go with the flow. Although it was not the best day to take out my camera as the little man was home, but those strawberries looked gorgeous and I was eager to photograph this super simple compote. And I sure did take a little many shots. Does the world really need another recipe of strawberry compote? I don’t know, but I tell you what, if you haven’t added chia seeds in your compote before, change that! Chia seeds on any fruit compote…

Nutella Chia Pudding | Playful Cookinglink to Foodhall Gift Baskets and Nutella Chia Pudding

Foodhall Gift Baskets and Nutella Chia Pudding

If you have been reading my blog for a while now, you might have observed my love for the gourmet store Foodhall. Ever since I found about the store, I have been using their products quite often and even shared few dishes that I prepared exclusively with their stuff. I absolutely love the collection they carry and their service as well. Foodhall provides not just the finest seasonal ingredients; they also have a great collection of gift baskets to fit several occasions, from picnic cheer to variety salts to super foods.

Coconut Blueberry Chia Kulfi | Playful Cookinglink to Coconut Blueberry Chia Kulfi

Coconut Blueberry Chia Kulfi

What is summer without numerous ice cream treats and lazing on the beach! Living in Bangalore, experiencing sea and sand would mean taking a trip to some costal location. Couple of weeks back, we made an attempt and drove for 7 hours but sadly rain ruined it completely. We didn’t even get to set foot on the sand, let alone lay there and enjoy the waves. So that plan was completely washed out. As for the ice cream treats, we have been indulging on lovely flavors when we eat out but I was not finding an inspiration to make one…