Sip some summertime sweetness.. while you still can!

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Summer is slowly slipping away. One thing I love about summer, is cooling down with a nice cold cup of lemonade. For some reason it just not seem right sipping this cold delicious drink in the winter, that is when hot chocolate is due to be consumed. … [Read more...]

Tots are not just for the youngsters!

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Only two ingredients; three or four with spices. It doesn’t get much easier. While you know it’s cauliflower (you’re not going to fool anyone into thinking they’re potatoes), the Parmesan cheese adds a layer of flavor and helps brown the outside of … [Read more...]

Friday Flashback

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Just in case you have been living under a rock and have not heard of the Oopsie Roll, may I introduce you to your new favorite recipe?!! You can use these in so many different ways, or just stick with the basics. This recipe is original to Your … [Read more...]

Mozzarella Cheese Sticks #tbt

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It is as they say #tbt ( Throw back Thursday ) So I would like to remind everyone of this delish Mozzarella Cheese Sticks recipe that was showcased on the site a couple of years ago. One of our lovely reader's, Miss Jen, recently made this at home … [Read more...]

The five ‘F’ words to help your heart

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Researchers with the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association estimate that an additional 12.8 million Americans ages 40 to 75 are eligible for statin therapy under the latest guidelines - yet another significant shift from … [Read more...]

This weather calls for soup!

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As the chill of fall plucks at spinal chords across the nation, it’s almost acceptable to suggest that it is time to release those crock pots from their nesting places and put them to work. This recipe is low-carb and perfect for Atkins induction … [Read more...]

What is better than tacos.. pizza? How about both!

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Taco Pizza: Crustacular, low-carb and gluten-free Looking for something new for dinner? Miss Godfather’s Taco Pizza? Are you diabetic, gluten intolerant or low-carbing and need something you can enjoy on pizza night? At only 23 carbs for an entire … [Read more...]

My weekend wish

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When I get really tired towards the end of a hard week, I find myself day dreaming about two things.. food and sleep! Yea, maybe my fantasy world is not as colorful as yours, but honestly that is really what I look forward to. So sitting here and … [Read more...]

It is National Cheeseburger Day!

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Yes, it is National Cheeseburger Day! What??? You did not have that marked on your holiday calendar.. gasp! Well now you know, and it is mandatory to chomp down on a delish cheeseburger tonight, it is a national holiday after all. I like my … [Read more...]

Gluten free stuffed pizza!

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Sometimes I just NEED pizza! I know I am on a diet and all and need to watch what I eat, and generally pizza is always a no no. I am trying to avoid gluten too. I am not gluten free, but I have seriously cut back every chance I get. This Thursday … [Read more...]

Chicken and Asparagus

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This meal is a staple at my house. … [Read more...]

Arugula Salad

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This salad can be your entree by adding the meat or meat substitute of your choice. … [Read more...]

Healthy Sautéed Venison with Peppers

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Hunting is a part of the culture I grew up in. Living in the country with a big family, this was a way to save money and also eat healthy. … [Read more...]

Chewy Jerky Rub

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Looking for something as spicy as you are? … [Read more...]

Easy Barbecue Meatballs

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These sassy, savory meatballs are the perfect appetizer for barbecues, tailgating parties and potlucks. In fact, I get a lot of compliments on how amazing the sauce is; you can even use it with cocktail wieners (simple follow the process for steeping … [Read more...]