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Low Carb Parmesan Chicken

#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'. 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. […]
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Speedy Low Carb Tuna Salad

#bakingoutsidethebox | This Low Carb Tuna Salad recipe is a speedy and thrifty change-up for lunch. Serve it up in five minutes. 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 […]
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Italian Shrimp Rustica ~ Lower Carb

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. 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’ . […]
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Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

#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. 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. […]
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Chinese Pork Lettuce Wraps – Low carb

#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. 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 […]
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Zero Carb Taco Shells

#bakingoutsidethebox | Just 1 ingredient! Crispy zero carb taco shells. So easy to make and even easier to eat. 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? […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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Success Low Carb Pancakes Recipe

#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. 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 […]
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Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing Recipe

The Cafe Rio Copycat Mexican Ranch Dressing is a toss-it in-and-spin-it in the blender 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 […]
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Crockpot Ranch Chicken

This Crockpot Ranch Chicken recipe has just 4 ingredients, is low carb and can be served on a plate or in a bowl. This easy Crockpot Ranch Chicken recipe has just four ingredients and is super delicious and of course, low carb.   I often make it for Sunday Dinner.  And thank you, my darling DIL, Lani for sharing this yummy recipe with the family. Crockpot Ranch Chicken is an excellent candidate for a ‘dump’ type dish.  With just […]
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Crazy Low Carb Fudge Recipe

Here is a simple recipe for low carb fudge. It has a crazy secret ingredient that makes it come out perfectly. It has less than 1 net carb per piece. The day I made this Crazy Low Carb Fudge I was craving chocolate insanely.  I know, I KNOW… the words ‘low carb’ and ‘fudge’ just don’t seem to belong together. Let me tell you what I did and you be the judge of whether it’s possible to use ‘low carb fudge’ as a phrase. I […]
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Salsa Chicken Recipe ~ Low Carb

.This low carb Salsa Chicken recipe has just five ingredients and is easy to make. It satisfied my longing for Mexican food. I found the inspiration for a Salsa Chicken recipe that interested me on the ‘Low Carb Recipe Group’ on Facebook.  No picture, but the recipe looked zesty and filling. I was so happy to find it. I’d been craving Mexican.   Thanks to C.H. who took the time to share it. Flavor is so important to me when maintaining […]
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Baked Almond Chicken ~ ~ Low Carb

This Baked Almond Chicken recipe is a simple and tasty way to prepare a low carb main dish or lunch or dinner. This Baked Almond Chicken recipe  is a simple and tasty way to prepare a low carb main dish or lunch or dinner. I made this for the first time this week and it turned out so tender and juicy, i can hardly wait to make it again. When I’m low carbing I’m always on the […]
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Keto Doritos Safe Cheat-oh ~ Dorketos ~

Yesterday was day three of being back on the low carb wagon for me.*  And of course I’m craving something crunchy, crispy, zesty, flavorful… you know; GOOD! After poking around Pinterest for a bit I found a recipe called ‘Jack Snacks’  and it looked like it just might do the trick. It takes just cheese and jalepeno […]
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Spaghetti Squash Beef Pie — Lower Carb

Today I’m sharing the recipe for one of my ‘go to’ Low Carb comfort foods — Spaghetti Squash Beef Pie. It’s reminiscent of lasagna or  like a traditional spaghetti dish with oodles of cheese, marinara, ground beef and Italian herbs.  The crust that all these things rest on is a mixture primarily of spaghetti squash, which I absolutely […]
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