Desi Paleo

Shrimp salad

Posted by in Healthy Living, Low Carb, Salad, Seafood

Delhi is a landlocked area, so for us, the denizens of this area sea food acquires dizzy heights of gourmet food right to the level of caviar.  Have you ever had caviar?  I find it horrible but then people tell me its acquired taste and it’s for the nobility, not for middle class peasants like me. Anyway I digress. Delhi can also be hot and humid during the monsoons.  Sweat and general lassitude make the kitchen feel like the inside of my oven set on slow grill.  Most of the…read more

Sweet Potato and Egg Salad

Posted by in Egg, Salad, Sweet Potato

There are days when the son decides he’s going to pig it, in my presence.  I think he gets a kick from watching me suffer while he eats completely rich and artery clogging food, daring me to break my resolution of living on a low carb and gluten free diet.  Tonight was one of those days.  He decided to eat aloo parantha with Amul butter and egg bhurji.  If he was trying to tempt me, it failed miserably.  I took one look at the butter swimming on his parantha and cringed….read more