BLT Bites with Pesto Aioli

These fresh, crunchy and flavorful little BLT Bites contain a mixture of tomatoes, bacon, mozzarella and a balsamic pesto aioli that are sure to please as a prelude to a meal or a holiday party offering. They are quick to whip up and fast to disappear. (And, oh yes, low carb.) Yesterday, I whipped up these BLT Bites and then promptly ‘taste-tested’ them and yes, licked my fingers. ¬†(But hey, they are a finger food. ūüôā ) These little cupped lettuce leaves of deliciousness could more accurately be called: ‘BLT & Fresh Mozzarella Lettuce Bites with Balsamic Pesto Aioli’. ¬† But when a recipe name ¬†sounds […]
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Low Carb Philly Cheesesteak

This low carb Philly CheeseSteak recipe takes just 15 minutes and is a scrumptious change up for those watching their carbs. (And those who aren't!) I recently found myself with a nice piece¬†of ‘planned over’ steak and a longing for a low carb Philly Cheesesteak. ¬†This recipe is my¬†solution. When I went to the internet for a recipe I found many variations for a low carb Philly Cheesesteak casserole. ¬†It looked good, but I wanted something fast and I wasn’t […]
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Paleo Ginger Butternut Squash Soup

This slow cooker Paleo style Ginger Butternut Squash Soup recipe is full of bright and sunny flavor. Can also be served as a vegan dish. Perfect for a special occasion or casual night at home. Catch the 1 minute video tutorial. I think this¬†Ginger Butternut Squash Soup¬†tastes like autumn. The flavors in this recipe are complex; savory, with a fruity undertone and the¬†bright notes of the ginger and nutmeg. ¬†I love making it in the fall and over the winter holidays. ¬† So this is what I promised to tell you about in my last post. […]
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DIY Poultry Seasoning Recipe

I wasn’t planning on whipping up¬†this Poultry Seasoning ¬†recipe yesterday. ¬†I was in the middle of a recipe and tossing luscious things into the Crockpot and after a thorough search of the spice cupboard, I realized I had used the last bit of it a few weeks ago. ¬†Fortunately I didn’t have to drop everything […]
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Folded Jack-O-Lantern Envelope Printable

Download this easy to make folded Jack-o-lantern Envelope Printable. The short tutorial video makes it simple and fun. Happy Halloween! This Jack-o-lantern Envelope started as a pumpkin doodle on a square Post-it note. ¬†Once I decided it was possible, I had to make it. ¬†And now I’m sharing it with you. As you can see, I designed it so when folded it you could address to someone or write a greeting on it as you […]
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Baked Eggs Tuscan Style

If you need a quick, warm and hearty breakfast let me suggest Baked Eggs Tuscan Style. I love serving up this breakfast when the air turns chill in the fall. I originally found the inspiration for this recipe a few years ago on¬†Use Real Butter¬†via Pinterest. ¬† While making it over time it evolved into […]
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Bath Time Play Dough Recipe

#BakingOutsidetheBox | Stir up a little clean fun for the kids with this Bath Time Play Dough Recipe. Easy and takes just a few minutes to make. I recently received a reader’s request for my Bath Time Play Dough recipe. ¬†I mentioned in the article about the Easy DIY Bathbars¬†that I used to make ‘Bath Taffy’ ¬†for my kids. ¬†The kids have all flown the nest and I’ve updated the name and the recipe for you. In creating¬†this formula, I gathered together […]
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Zucchini Patties with Basil

#bakingoutsidethebox | Low Carb Zucchini Patties have an extra zing when you use fresh basil, Parmesan and add a dash of sriracha sauce. Hot and on the table in 20 minutes. Zucchini patties are an old family favorite at our¬†house. They are great in the fall when you find those last few enormous zucchinis hiding in the garden. Often Zucchini dishes turn out too soft or soggy. I use a trick to overcome this problem when making this recipe. After shredding the zukes, I place all […]
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