Whatever Happened To Sunday Dinners? : I *Heart* Indian Cuisine!

Nothing like a little spice to warm up your insides when the weather outside is frightful! It is frightful here – every day it gets colder and colder…

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Clockwise from top : Chickpea Masala, Peas in a Creamy Curry Sauce, and Spicy Chick-Wheat Savory Muffins

Nothing like getting all curry & cumin! This was one of those meals where you’re really, really glad there are left-overs. My big strategy of making a big Sunday luncheon and being a big lazyfish and leaving the left-overs on the stove until dinner…yeah, I like it. Now I just hope there’s enough left for tonight!

The “Chickpea Masala” is a test recipe for Celine & Joni’s 500 Vegan Recipes, and I am so going to make this like, a million more times. This was as scrumptious as it was easy and inexpensive (or cheap, but that sounded so dirty!).

I recently noticed that Guppy really likes peas, so I jumped at the chance to milk this for all it’s worth and made Ricki’s delectable “Peas in a Creamy Curry Sauce” and just went light on the spice. These were really delicious and it was nice to have some green on our plates! Guppy of course snubbed the peas, because she has gone through the hideous transformation of “no, I don’t like that!” (no matter what it is). Oh how I miss the days of her liking everything. Well, if she’s hungry, she’ll eat*.

And to round out the meal, some tasty “Chick-Wheat Savory Muffins”. I loved these. They are perfect for helping soak up all the masala and curry goodness you see on the plate!

*Rest assured, I do try to see that the kidlet eats properly. As long as we have bananas and soy yogurt, she won’t starve. Oh, and when she eats elsewhere she eats everything…just like most other toddlers. The joys of parenthood are without number…

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22 thoughts on “Whatever Happened To Sunday Dinners? : I *Heart* Indian Cuisine!

  1. yummyumyumyum! i had indian food for lunch yesterday as well… there is no limit to the comfort received from a big plate of curry-deliciousness. and aren’t those chick-wheat muffins wonderful? by the way, happy belated birthday (i go on an internet strike most weekends, so i wasn’t here to say it)! that photo of you and little guppy in the previous post is SO beautiful! and yes, i do love birthday twins…i share a birthday with the dude that first came up with veganism. woo!

  2. We had Indian Sunday too!!! I love the look of those muffins! I have to give them a try. You made so many yummy dishes…..I think I might try Ricki’s pea dish – I am right there with Guppy – peas rock.

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