Sweet Plantain Fritters (Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

Plantain fritters are a traditional snack of Kerala and I have posted the traditional version of Pazham Pori (as it is called in malayalam) earlier.  Now of course I make the gluten free and grain free version using cassava flour.  I actually … Continue reading

Fish Pakoras || Indian Style Fried Fish (Paleo, AIP)

  If you follow my blog regularly, you must surely know how much I love fish! Fish comprises of 70-80% of my protein for the week. Luckily my whole family loves fish! What about you? Do you like fish? Even … Continue reading

‘Nacho Cheese’ Dip with garlic shrimp (Paleo, AIP)

Nacho Cheese Dip with Shrimp (Paleo, AIP)

Hmm…with the Super Bowl coming this weekend, everyone is busy thinking about food! I know I am! The food, the brand new commercials and the half-time show are three things that make Super Bowl Night fun for me! As for … Continue reading

Onion Pakora || Onion Fritters (Gluten Free, Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

Onion Fritters / pakoras (paleo, AIP, vegan, gluten free)

 Nothing like warm crispy Pakoras(also called as pakodas or bhajias) and hot seaming chai on a rainy, gloomy day! It is funny that today as I sit down to write this recipe post, it is actually a very rainy day … Continue reading

Sesame Cashew Balls (Paleo, Vegan)

Sesame Cashew Ladoos/ Balls

 One of the foods recommended in Ayurveda during winters is sesame seed. Sesame seeds are a power house of nutrients. Seeds contain all the starting materials necessary to develop into complex plants. Because of this, they are extremely nutritious. When consumed … Continue reading

Review of ebook ‘Global Paleo AIP Kitchen’ and a recipe for ‘Indian Fish Cutlets’

The Global Paleo AIP Kitchen

Many folks get intimidated with the thought of elimination diets. They think it would be too restrictive and boring. They worry that they might never get to enjoy a meal again. And they would be so wrong!   The AIP diet, … Continue reading

Sweet Potato Stuffed Paratha || Sweet Potato Stuffed Flatbread (Paleo, AIP)

Sweet Potato Stuffed Paratha

 As I have said before, I am so grateful for cassava flour.  In fact now thatI think about it, I should have included this in my thanksgiving thank you note 🙂 Seriously, cassava flour rotis/parathas are what enables me to … Continue reading

Paleo Zucchini Bread (Nut free)

Paleo Zucchini bread nut free

The vegetable garden has been thriving! Well, not that I planted a lot this year – just a couple cucumber and zucchini since we were so so busy this spring. And then as soon as school vacation started we left … Continue reading

Green Plantain Fritters || Kacha Kela Vada (Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

Batata Vada or Spicy Potato fritters is the type of food that teases your taste buds!  Mashed potatoes are mixed with green chillies, cilantro and some spices and then dipped in batter and deep fried!  How can anyone say no … Continue reading

Chocolate Pudding (Gluten free, Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

What is it with desserts that even when your stomach is full, its hard to say no? As I am learning now in my Nutritionist training, we need to include good fats in our  meals so that we not only … Continue reading

Healthy Fruit Gummies – Blueberry, Cranberry Coconut and Turmeric Ginger (Refined Sugar free, Paleo , AIP)

A very happy ‘Holi’ to all those who celebrate this wonderful and colorful festival!  A riot of colors, splashes of water, water balloons and yummy puran poli (sweet lentil stuffed flatbreads) are the images that come to mind when I … Continue reading

Falooda Smoothie || 3 layered Noodle Smoothie (Paleo, Vegan, AIP)

What the heck is falooda?  The spelling is correct although the autocorrect kept changing it to ‘flood’ 🙂  Falooda is a famous smoothie cum ice cream dessert that was popularized in India during the Moghul Empire.  This dessert with slight … Continue reading