Category: Breakfast

Chocolate Chip Cookies – Paleo & Gluten Free

I made these cookies initially because they were crazy simple and too good to be true but as soon as I had one, I couldn’t stop eating. They were so delicious and not cloying at all,  I have made at-least 3 batches in the past two weeks for friends and family and everyone has been […]

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Dark Chocolate Mocha Bars

Happy Holidays, you guys! If you’re still behind your holiday shopping list or struggling with gift ideas, these dark chocolate mocha bars are for you. They are perfect for any occasion, and there can be nothing more special than a homemade box of incredibly delicious healthy treats. These bars are very easy to make and […]

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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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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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