2009/01/07

MY 100 TH POST , VEGETABLE STUFFED PARATHAS

Hai friends ,

This is my 100th post . I am really surprised.....wow....i made it . I am grateful to my family for their support and my blogger friends . Your support , guidance and your most valuable comments helped me to achieve this . Thank you my dear friends .......for this achievement .




Cheers,
Shama Nags

I want my 100 th post to be something special and different . So here comes my post for a good deed . Varsha and Viki have tagged me for this venture . Thank you girls for tagging me and you both made my day .......Feeling happy to participate in this venture .

VEGETABLE STUFFED PARATHAS - INDIAN BREAD :



INGREDIENTS:

Wheat flour - 2 cups
Mixed vegetables - 1 cup ( carrot , potato , cabbage)
Chilli powder - 2 tsp
Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
Salt to taste

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Knead dough to make chapathi .
2) Peel the skin and pressure cook potato and mash them.
3) Boil carrot and cabbage in a pan.When cooked add mashed potato , chilli powder , turmeric powder and salt .
4) Wait till the water is completely drained. Turn off the flame and allow to cool.
5) Make small balls and then roll them , stuff it with vegetables and then roll again to make chapathis.

Serve hot with kurma .

This recipe goes to Breadline Africa Bake - Off .


The following is quoted from Breadline Africa Bake -Off site :

On 15,october ,we launched the Breadline Africa Worldwide Blogger Bake Off . It is an online campaign that challenges blogger to get involved by baking bread and then acting by donating to end poverty . And then , challenge their readers and five other bloggers to do the same.With the money raised , we will be supporting grass roots community projects aimed at ending poverty and hunger in Africa . We''ll be placing container kitchens , vegetable gardens and move in poor communities , sending emergency food relief where needed and helping those poor communities to help themselves .

Rules for the blogger :

1. If you are tagged , copy and paste the rules to your post .
2. Bake bread , do something you wouldn't normally do and blog about it . Upload your picture ane recipe .
3. Give dough , donate to breadline africa and help us to end poverty.
4. Tag 5 bloggers an ping us so we know you've done so.

The person who raises the most funds will get to name a Breadline Africa community kitchen and win $500 Amazon vouchers . There are also 3 minor prizes of $250 Amazon vouchers for people who receive the most votes in the following categories : Most Unusual recipe , Most Nutritious Recipe and Most Traditional Recipe .

Breadline Africa is a registered charity in South Africa and further afield in Africa . Their aim is to break the cycle of poverty and help poor communities to acheive long term self - sustainablity.
Breadline Africa was founded in 1993 by social workers and communities in south africa with minded colleagues in europe , (who were well placed to source out donations) . They are geared to help small groung projects in Africa which are most likely to succeed with financial help.

On Blog action day , Breadline Africa launched their world wide Blogger Bake Off Campaign . The aim is to raise $1 million in funds for a project to convert shipping containers into locations for food production and distribution in Africa . It is hoped that these sustainable community kitchens will not provide food such as bread and soup to those in need , but also opportunities for skills development within poor communities . This bake - off gives us baking blogger the power to make a difference in this world . what do we do ? Bake bread . Give dough . Feed Africa . Vals says , '' You can sign up for campaign , make a donation , upload your bread recipes and document your culinary adventures in the media center to spread the word . You don't have to donate money but simply just mention the campaign and create awareness .

I would like to tag the following friends :

23 comments :

Arundhuti said...

Congratulations on you 100th post. Hope to see hundreds more.

Sanghi said...

Hi Shama! wow!! You've reached 100 posts! congrats dear..!
I'm really glad that you've tagged me for the African Breakoff.
Keep blogging! :)

DEESHA said...

congrta on reaching 100 posts. N i love the parathas shama

rekhas kitchen said...

congrats on your 100th post shama hope to see more and more from you

Gita's Kitchen said...

COngrats on 100th post Shama, a very good dish for your 100th one :)

Usha said...

Congrats on your 100th post,looking forward to the next 100 :-)

AnuSriram said...

Congrats on your 100th post. Will try to make this tag.

Yasmeen said...

Well done,thanks for sharing your tasty delights with us.Parathas look very appetizing with all the veggies:)

Uma said...

Congrats on the century Shama! Wishing you many more such centuries. Parathas look so gorgeous and mouth-watering. Added you to my blogroll!:)

Varsha Vipins said...

Congrats..Way to go Shama..:)
Thats a healthy dish for the good cause..:)

Suma Rajesh said...

congrates on ur 100th post..i lov stuffed parathas...urs has come out too gud...

sriharivatsan said...

Congrats on your 100th post and wish you to have more and more..

Veg stuffed paratha looks delicious..

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

Congrats Shama! looking forward to more from you.

those fruits in the background tempt me to grab right away.

parathas looks great. i made them a few days back. and thanks for tagging me for the breadline africa. i will try my best to come up with something. I am not a great baker..i don't use maida at all.. so i have to think of something with wheat flour.

vidhas said...

Congrats Shama on your 100th post. loking forward more from you. Parathas are delicious.

G.Pavani said...

congrats on ur 100th post...wish u to go on...

Sanghi said...

Hi Shama, I'v tagged you in my blogger bakeoff post, do check it..!

Premyscakes said...

Congrats, and wish u to continue many more in future.

Adlak's tiny world said...

wow wonderful shama... u hve reached yr 100 th post.. my hearty congrats to u dear.... happy blogging and wish u to post more n more...

awesome healthy parathas.. love it.

Malar Gandhi said...

Congrats on ur 100th post! Wow...love ur layout honey, looks so nice, feel like grabbing the fruits! Awesome work!

Shama Nagarajan said...

Dear friends ,
Thank you for guidance and support

Dibs said...

Wow! Congratulations Shama!

SriLekha said...

wow1 looks colorful, healthy and yum!

Deepa Hari said...

Beautiful and healthy Parathas...Thank you for the lovely entry.