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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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 […]
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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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DIY Thrifty Oven Cleaner – Shame to Shine

. . . My son kindly offered to fix dinner for my husband and I because we both had head colds.  I suddenly found myself in desperate need of a diy thrifty oven cleaner. Two things went wrong; I’d  purchased a frozen fish dish that looked interesting and was on sale and my darling son used a […]
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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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Learn How to Cook Quote by Julia Child

"Learn how to cook- try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun!" ― Julia Child I chose this quote by Julia Child for Encouraging Words today because the sentiments in it are what I’m striving for in my ‘way of eating’.   I’m trying out new things, trying to be adventurous (kale anyone?) making mistakes 🙁 , and yes having fun. I’ve included the quote in two pictures and text so that […]
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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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