Category: Recipes

Carrot Halwa/Fudge Breakfast Porridge – Vegan & Gluten Free

I have the best  memories of carrot halwa/fudge cooked by my uncle, while growing up. Every year, during winter, my uncle would bring plenty of carrots from local farmers market and whenever that happened all of us kids knew its halwa time. We would help wash and grate the carrots, watch him prepare the ingredients […]

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Shakshuka – Paleo & Whole 30

Ever have those days when you are late from work, the weather is not supportive (read: cold, windy, rainy and/or anything but pleasant) and failed dinner plans that left you with the choice to either order in or make dinner at home? If you are in such a situation, the amount of time you’ll spend […]

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Almond Meal and Herbs Bread – Gluten Free

A low carb bread that is nutritious and is irresistibly delicious does exist!! The ingredients for this bread include almond meal, eggs, herbs, apple cider vinegar, honey/maple syrup, coconut/olive oil and  any other toppings/flavors of choice. There is no yeast, no all purpose flour and definitely no kneading involved. It all comes together in a […]

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Tahini Truffles – Raw/Vegan/Gluten Free

Believe it or not, I did not intend to post yet another truffles recipe for this blog post. But I forgot to write down the ingredients for the recipe while making them this morning and if I don’t write it down now, I probably won’t remember it later. If you follow the ongoing superfood craze, […]

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White Chocolate Protein Balls / Keto Fat Bombs

I am so happy to make and share the recipe for these white chocolate protein balls from BreakfastCriminals/Mindbodygreen. Loaded with healthy fats, antioxidants and proteins, these make for an amazing mid-day and pre/post workout snack. The best part is that they come together in few minutes and are highly customizable. I have added mixed raw […]

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Almond Butter Stuffed Protein Truffles

One of these tiny truffles is enough to make you feel ecstatic, no matter the mood or the time of day! Regardless of the size, they pack a powerful nutrient punch and are equally delicious. It takes less than 30 minutes to make a dozen truffles. The ingredient list is pretty simple and the recipe […]

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Superfood Brownies

I love eating cake for dessert… who doesn’t? If it wasn’t for the amount of calories and sugar packed in those cakes, I’d be eating them every day for breakfast and dinner. These brownies from Alex are a game changer! Made with sweet potatoes, zucchini and naturally sweetened with banana and a little maple syrup, there […]

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Protein Packed Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love eating dessert for breakfast…. especially when it is made with all healthy ingredients. Made with a handful of common pantry ingredients, in a bowl; these cookies are certainly a delicious treat to start the day on a healthy and happy note.  This super simple recipe is adapted from Tatiana Boncompagni’s recipe on Mindbodygreen. […]

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Banana and Fig Bread with Cashew Butter

There is something extremely satisfying about a slice of Banana bread slathered with butter (nut butter in this case) with a cup of coffee! I love the combination of bananas with nut butter to provide more nutrients and make it more filling. Cashew butter is rich in heart-healthy fats, essential amino acids and magnesium. Figs […]

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Chia Pudding Three Ways – Raw, Vegan and Gluten Free

Chia pudding needs no introduction. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have already noticed my obsession with chia pudding and some of my favorite flavors. Some of the reasons I like chia pudding are: making chia pudding is easy and doesn’t require a long list of ingredients, it is delicious and choke full […]

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