Kerala Style Colocasia Stem Curry (Chembu Thaal Curry)

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Traditional recipes like these are what make me feel good about blogging my recipes. Until last year, I did not know that we could cook colocasia stems!  Having been raised in Bombay instead of Kerala where my parents are from, … Continue reading

Peach and Plum Upside down Cake (Paleo, AIP)

Peach Upside down cake (Paleo, AIP)

  OK, So if you read my last post, you already know about this cake. And if you did not read my last post where I posted the Flourless Chocolate Cake recipe, then I suggest you do it now 🙂 … Continue reading

Instant Pot Indian Mashed Vegetables || Paav Bhaji (Paleo, AIP)

   Ever since I started doing Paleo and AIP, a lot of the Indian street foods went out of my kitchen window!  But slowly each one is making its way back … of course, with some make-overs 🙂 Ha Ha. That’s … Continue reading

Cauliflower Naan || Paleo and AIP Naan

   Darn, the name gave the secret away 🙂 I was debating what to name it and was thinking of just calling it Paleo and AIP Naan without giving away my secret 🙂 Anyway this naan was the highlight of … Continue reading

Gluten free and Grain free Chapati / Roti (Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

Chapati or Roti, is a staple of Indian cuisine.  After all, the delicious creamy curries need a sturdy vehicle to sop them all up!  Although rice is more commonly eaten in a typical southern Indian household (as in ours) , … Continue reading

Shahi Cauliflower Pilaf ‘Rice’ (Paleo, Vegan, AIP)

Have you ever gone into a mental paralysis? The kind that especially seems to strike when you have plenty of things on your ‘To do’ list! Yikes!  Last year when I quit my job, I was quite jubilant that I … 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

Quinoa Dosa || Savory Quinoa Crepes || (Gluten Free, Vegan)

I have posted a recipe for Quinoa dosa before. However, that recipe included rice flour. Now I make a version which has only quinoa and I like this version better because it makes more crispy dosas!  Since I cannot tolerate … Continue reading

Cranberry Coconut Chutney (Paleo, Vegan, AIP)

One of the wonderful elements of Indian cuisine is the presence of pickles, relishes and chutneys! Having any of these on your plate can elevate even the simplest of all meals into something extraordinary! Indian pickles are quite different from … 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

Mini Coconut Custard Tarts || Mini Custard Fruit Tarts (Vegan, Paleo, AIP)

     “Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.” – Anonymous As always with my creations, I was struggling to get the right name for these babies too!  They look so cute …what should I call them?  Cutie Pie … Continue reading

Cauliflower Pizza with tomato free pizza sauce (Paleo, AIP, Vegan)

OK so I am calling this a ‘pizza’ for lack of coming up with a better name but let me be very clear – this is nothing like your regular pizza!  It is way better I mean!  In terms of … Continue reading