indian whole30 journey

Pork Stir Fry with Sweet Potato Fries

In a nut shell day 12,13,14 was a sad YO YO of dying of craving,lavishing in compliments about my weight loss, neeeding a dessert and Binging on pistachios! Definitely the most difficult Chennai trip ever! Imagine sitting in Sarvana Bhavan (the most amazing South Indian Breakfast heaven!!) and not eating a thing!!!My taste buds cried a meloncholy ballad remembering the taste of a masala dosa.. But sense prevailed after 2 stanzas of the ballad when I realised that the Indian Breakfast of Puri-Bhaji,Parathas and Dosas might be the cat burglar robbing me of the chance of eating nutrient rich food!!! Just compare two boiled eggs to a Masala dosa you would eat outside.. In the past I regularly fell pray …

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Day 9 with Cashew Lemon Chicken and a bonus Chicken Masala Recipe

  Day 9 was much better than the weekend…i hardly felt I was on some sort of diet…I think it’s the weekends when I have to be extra strong!!! But yesterday was better because of another event!!! I know my friend who introduced me to this is kicking ass in whole30 because he is in US where you have so many readymade substitutes!!   We used to cook together when he was in India in fact we have a post together on foodcow- Chicken Biryani with Balaji Ravishanker.He knows how difficult it is to do this in India and so he wrote a mail to whole30 to tell them about my Indian journey and they want to put one of my posts …

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