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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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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Crock Pot 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 Crock Pot Ranch Chicken recipe has just four ingredients.  It’s 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. Crock Pot Ranch Chicken is an excellent candidate for a ‘dump’ type dish.  With […]
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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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