#bakingoutsidethebox | DIY easy to make Keto Popsicle Recipe; just 4 ingredients, 8 calories and 0 carbs. Great flavor and texture. Cool a craving for a summertime frozen treat.

Keto Popsicle Recipe — Zero Carbs

Adapting this Keto Popsicle Recipe from my old ‘dripless’ Popsicles recipe was a pure delight. It’s been hot; melt-on-the-sidewalk hot.   I wanted something  frosty and ‘childhood-cherry-flavored’.  I could have bought a box of sugar-free frozen treats at the store, but then I’d have eat them. (I don’t necessarily like every flavor in the box.) One of the […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | This Sriracha Slaw recipe is sometimes called 'Crack Slaw'. It's a delicious one-pan meal that is fast and satisfying for low carb lovers.

Hot Sriracha Slaw Recipe

This Sriracha Slaw Recipe is my new low carb best friend. I can’t believe I have never come across the myriad of recipes for ‘Crack Slaw’ before. After reading a few recipes, I gathered that the idea was to sauté some coleslaw mix, add meat and spices to it — the kind that would put a […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | This low carb recipe for Cauliflower Tots will make it easy for you to get a 'french fry fix' while dumping the carbs.

Cauliflower Tots Recipe

This Cauliflower Tots recipe is the latest on my hit parade of ‘magic cauliflower’ recipes. These crispy little guys will make you forget all about potatoes. I recently served them up with a beautiful piece of salmon for dinner. You would think the salmon would have been the star but these little ‘faker taters’ stole […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | This recipe for Low Carb Salted Caramel Almond Brittle is quick and easy to make. Just 5 ingredients. A low carb treat bargain at 3.8 carbs per serving.

Low Carb Salted Caramel Almond Brittle

Making Low Carb Salted Caramel Almond Brittle came about about because of a date night at the movies. Many years ago my husband was a theater manager and one of the perks was as much popcorn and soda as you wanted. As you can imagine it was part of the theater experience to have treats long […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | This low carb Parmesan Chicken recipe goes together quickly and has under 8 carbs per serving. It makes a big batch. Perfect for company or 'meals ahead'.

Low Carb Parmesan Chicken

This Low Carb Chicken Parmesan recipe is one of my comfort foods.  It makes a large batch so it is great for company or ‘meals ahead’. The chicken comes out so tender you could cut it with a fork.  The reason for this is that you pound the chicken breasts into cutlets.  Oh. So. Good. […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | This Low Carb Tuna Salad recipe is a speedy and thrifty change-up for lunch. Serve it up in five minutes.

Speedy Low Carb Tuna Salad

I genuinely enjoy the seafood side of low carb living.  The more the merrier.  But fish can be pricey.  Enter the Low Carb Tuna Salad recipe.  While I don’t consume a lot of canned tuna it can be a welcome and thrifty change-up on the menu. I love this Low Carb Tuna Salad recipe because it’s comfort […]
This recipe for lower carb Italian Shrimp Rustica has subtle and complex flavors as well as the illusion of being a pasta dish. It has only 9.4 net carbohydrates per serving.

Italian Shrimp Rustica ~ Lower Carb

My latest creation, Lower Carb Italian Shrimp Rustica, is the result of one among many of the kitchen adventures I’ve been having.  I am creating a new way to eat and be healthy, so I have to forge ahead into uncharted recipe territory too. One of my favorite restaurant meals used to be ‘Penne Rustica’ . […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | This Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe makes great soft cookies. Almond flour & 60% chocolate chips keep the cookies to 3.5 net carbs per cookie.

Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Since starting this new diet I have been searching for the holy grail of low carb delights; a good Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe. There are quite a number of Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipes.  Many of them have cream cheese in them I chose to leave out dairy in mine this time. […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | Satisfy a craving for Chinese food with easy this Low Carb Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps recipe. Planning ahead makes this restaurant-style treat a snap.

Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps – Low carb

Wrapped in lettuce and yummy ingredients your family will never even recognize the pork chops from a few nights ago. At least mine didn’t.  I promised to tell you what I made with the reserved half of the  Asian Marinated Pork Chops.  I Made these Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps to cheers from husband. One of […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | The diy bubble bath bar recipe is an easy version without special ingredients. Leaves skin feeling smooth. Great for gifts or a little indulgence.

Easy DIY Bubble Bath Bar Recipe

Making up this DIY Bubble Bath Bar Recipe is a fun and easy project at home or for a group. We recently had a ‘Natural Beauty’ activity evening for the Young Women’s group (teenagers)  in my congregation at church. I was asked to make something so I started looking online for ideas and found a DIY Bubble […]
#bakingoutsidethebox | Just 1 ingredient! Crispy zero carb taco shells. So easy to make and even easier to eat.

Zero Carb Taco Shells

One of the things I find challenging on a low carb WOE is that you really have to work at finding the crunch. I love the Zero Carb Taco Shells.  They are crispy, crunchy and so satisfying.  They are the big sister to my Dorketos snack chips. So exactly how are they Zero Carb Taco Shells? […]

Asian Marinated Pork Chops

Earlier this week I promised to tell you what meat I cooked with the Zucchini Planks.  I made a grill out home run with: Asian Marinated Pork Chops. I so enjoyed using chops on the grill.  When I grill out it is usually beef or chicken and occasionally fish.  But as I thumbed through old […]

Grilled Zucchini Planks

You may have guessed by now that I love Zucchini squash.   The Grilled Zucchini Planks are a favorite way at my house to prepare zucchinis.  The first time I mentioned  this dish was almost a year ago.  I’ve experimented with it quite a bit since then. It takes just a few minutes to prep the […]
#BakingOutsidetheBox | The key to these low carb pancakes are almond flour and ricotta. Make it up in the blender quickly. Just over 1 net carb er pancake.

Success Low Carb Pancakes Recipe

This Success Low Carb Pancake Recipe has come about after a lot of testing and reading and munged pancakes and burnt pans.  I tried a lot of different recipes. I love pancakes.  They are the cotton candy of breakfast.  So How do you make pancakes look, taste and quack like pancakes without ‘pancake’ (ie, white […]
The Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing is a toss-it in-and-spin-it in the blender recipe

Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing Recipe

I love this this Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing.  It is very easily made and so delicious it’s a wonder I haven’t tried to just drink it.  I do however love dipping fresh cut up veggies in it.  And of course poured over a fresh-Mex style salad.  I first made this recie about 4 […]

The Truth About Baking Soda and Vinegar

I use the two super cleaners, baking soda and  white (distilled) vinegar, to replace some commercial cleaning items in my home. Many of you do too.  It eliminates many toxic mystery chemicals in the home and saves a lot of money over the course of a year. I’ve read through quite a few homemade recipes for […]