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Creamy Veggie Spaghetti (Keto Friendly)

I can’t deny that I haven’t dreamt of a creamy pasta while on a keto lifestyle. Yes, I have enjoyed the occasional zoodles when those cravings hit but nothing compares to the creamy, carby pasta goodness. I have done a ridiculous amount of Google search to find the closest thing […]

Mushroom Pepper Curry

If you have been to the states of South India and had the pleasure of savouring food in the restaurants there, you would have then most certainly come across a menu item that involves pepper and mushroom in some combination. In most restaurants Mushroom Pepper Varuval/ Mushroom Pepper Fry is […]

Mango Avocado Salad with Chilli Lemon Dressing

A savoury fruit salad? Or wait is it a fruity savoury salad? Whatever you fancy, the Mango Avocado Salad will blow your mind. This summer salad is a beautiful balance of sweet, savoury, tangy and spicy. The season’s freshest produce come together, and work well as a side salad, a […]

Spicy Cauliflower Roast (Keto Friendly)

Spicy Cauliflower Roast is a simple dish that adds a lot of yumm to my keto/low-carb meals. Cauliflower is one of the most preferred vegetable sources for the ketogenic and low carb lifestyles. The cruciferous vegetable is a powerhouse of nutrition, loaded with the vitamin and mineral goodness. A bit […]

Palak Paneer (Keto friendly)

Comfort food does not get better than this delicious North Indian curry. Soft paneer cooked in a rich and creamy spinach gravy, this versatile curry makes a perfect accompaniment to naans, rice, rotis or just on its own. Palak paneer gets made at home quite often. It makes one of […]

Keto Friendly Kesari

Happy Deepavali! Hope you are having the most amazing one with family and loved ones. This deepavali, I was stumped for ideas for sweets to consume while on the keto lifestyle. I even toyed with the idea of having the Choc Chia Pudding or Berries & Cream Chia Pudding but […]

Vegan Green Smoothie

I am the traditional toast-for-brekkie or Indian food kinda girl. Have been for several years. You wouldn’t have caught me having a smoothie for breakfast; anyone who’d try to sell me the concept of smoothies for breakfast would have a mocking remark about what a joke of a meal that […]

Paneer Mint ‘Sandwich’

Paneer has become an integral part of my diet in the keto way of eating. It contributes to a good part of my fat requirements to fit my macros plus it tastes amazeballs! I try and include the incredibly delicious cheese in curry forms mostly but it can get repetitive […]

Orange and Fennel Salad

Juicy, sweet oranges add a burst of freshness and marry well with spicy and nutty fennel. With complementing ingredients like feta, fresh salad greens and onions, this salad is a sensational addition to a great meal. It is sweet, salty, zesty and nutty all at once. Tips: Add/omit ingredients depending […]

Spicy Fig, Strawberry and Feta Salad

The summer has ended Down Under and I am not just ready to let go of the season yet. Looks like the summer produce is not leaving either. My local fresh foods market had a beautiful stock of figs and strawberries. It was hard to give beautiful produce like that […]

Tava Idly - Pav bhaaji flavoured idlies

Tava Idly

JUMP TO RECIPE Tava Idly are pav bhaji flavoured idlies; it is a delicious breakfast or snack recipe. If you have some leftover idlies, this will be quite a treat to use up and make them that much more interesting. When the South Indian favourite idlies and Mumbai’s famous pav […]

Methi Jeera Rice

Methi Jeera Rice

Methi Jeera Rice (Fenugreek leaves and cumin rice) is an easy and nutritious rice-based dish. If you have leftover rice, this is especially quick to put together for lunchbox or weeknight dinners. This Methi Jeera rice is not your regular cumin rice. It’s jeera rice but better, and with the […]