For all those days when you wonder what to cook for your one year old, below are some easy recipes that also taste delicious.

Cheesy Rice

  • Shred some carrots, beetroot and potato.
  • Heat a tablespoon of olive oil in a pan.
  • Add the vegetables and sauté it till soft.
  • Add half a cup of rice to it together with half a cup of milk and half a cup of water.
  • Allow the mixture to cook.
  • Once soft add a few spoons of cream and shredded cheese.
  • Add a pinch of salt and stir.
  • Remove from flame.
  • Note: instead of vegetables you can also use pureed nuts.

Semolina and Corn

  • Boil half a cup of corn with a little salt, until soft.
  • Mash them with a fork and remove the skin.
  • Sauté two to three spoons of semolina in a pan with a teaspoon of ghee.
  • Add water once golden.
  • Add the corn and stir.
  • Add shredded cottage cheese, salt and stir.
  • Once the mixture begins to thicken remove from flame.

Fruity Bread

  • In a pan sauté it with a teaspoon of butter till soft.
  • Add half a cup of milk and allow the fruits to simmer.
  • Add one to two spoons of sugar and a few spoons of fresh cream.
  • Remove from flame once it begins to thicken.
  • Toast one brown bread till its crisp.
  • Crumble it into the fruit mixture and stir it in.

Mixed Grain Pea Parantha

  • Knead the dough of a teaspoon each of wheat, black millet, white millet, maize flour and Bengal gram, together with a pinch of salt, a little turmeric and a spoon of butter.
  • Boil half a cup of green peas till soft.
  • Mash it and add to the dough.
  • Take small chunks of the dough and roll into small circles.
  • Cook each with a little ghee till each side is light golden.
  • Serve with sweetened yogurt.