Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake

Pumpkin cheesecake

There's nothing cooler than going directly from a midlife crisis into a cheesecake baking bender. Little else lifts the spirits like the smell of pumpkin baking in the oven--especially in a cheesecake. … [Read more...]

Easy Mini Cheesecakes

Mini cheesecake, blackberry topping

Awesome things come in small packages; and no more so than when we're talking about these amazing cheesecakes. Made perfectly palatable in small foil cupcake liners, I replaced the vanilla wafers with an easy nut/protein powder recipe for a hefty … [Read more...]

Recipe: A Trio of Halloween Finger Foods ala Flat Out Wraps

It's time to party! Remember we spoke the other day about having ways to stay true to your way of eating come the Halloween fanciness? Now, with Flat Out Wraps you can make some fun finger foods for your pint-sized zombies and zombettes. … [Read more...]

Flax and Cheese Round Crackers

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A fun and easy way to make crackers that doesn’t require a lot of effort, can be replicated and baked in an oven?  Enter Pillsbury. Sliced cookies are nothing new, but to be able to roll up the dough prior to slicing and baking makes working with the … [Read more...]

More Mini Cheesecakes

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I say take two because it's a similar cheesecake recipe to the ones we enjoyed at the cheesecake bar, but I've added some sour cream and lemon for added zip--but you might want to take two... This is still crustless, and the sweetener can be anything … [Read more...]

Low Carb Crepes

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When life hands you flatties, add cream and berries. These are induction-friendly (hold the berries) and gluten-free. … [Read more...]

Zucchini Lasagna

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You know how I loves my Bravo shows. I watch The Real Housewives in almost every iteration (sorry, Miami. You kinda sucked), Top Chef, Top Chef Masters, Platinum Hit, Work of Art, Millionaire Matchmaker, Million Dollar Listing, Flipping Out... I'd … [Read more...]

Cheese Enchiladas

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Hello hello! I am insanely busy right now with some major projects I'll be revealing to you guys in the coming months. In the mean time, I wanted to share a few things I'm enjoying recently and hope you might try them, too! … [Read more...]

BLTC Sandwich

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I love sandwiches, and if there is one, in particular, I enjoy most, it is the bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich. A palatable patriarch of the people, now, with gluten-free rolls and my favorite addition (cheese), this sandwich is beefed up (and … [Read more...]

Alfredo Sauce

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Alfredo paired with spaghetti squash, pine nuts and broccoli. In an ongoing push to "Look! Something shiny!" I continue to share my happiness regarding the versatility of white sauce, and I have just one question: Are you looking for an easy … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Waffles

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It's morning, and you're looking for something to make which will appease the family. They're making faces at the thought of eggs, and you want to have a little bit of fun. Why not? Gluten-free, induction-friendly, and easy to make, these … [Read more...]

Easy Jicama Hashed Browns

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This is a fun, easy recipe using a great, little used produce item! … [Read more...]

Blackberry Shortcake

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Blackberry shortcake with fresh mint Gracious yet understated (and largely under-appreciated), juicy blackberries are again gracing the fresh produce stands. Blackberries, known for their antioxidant qualities and high Vitamin C content, are … [Read more...]

Decadent Chocolate Mini Cakes

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Need I say more? OK, I will-- but just because you asked me, and you sound like the little voice in my head that speaks like Ricardo Montelbahn. These small cakes are coated with chocolate and layered (or left as... well, stay tuned later for the … [Read more...]

Low Carb Doughnuts

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Most of the time, the recipes I put together are things I miss eating that have always been verboten high-carb choices. Give me something delicious that we're told is off-limits, that might cause someone to either hug Little Debbie snack cake stands … [Read more...]