The LC-Homestyles Chili Bowl Head to Head

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Just a few, short, sweet weeks ago, you might remember I taste tested two of LC-Homestyles Chili in Chicken and Beef. Beef is the fan favorite with the experienced chili veteran, but can the rookie underdog, chicken, come in and surprise the crowd … [Read more...]

Product Review: Avery See-Through Sticky Notes, and a chance to win

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Avery See-Through Sticky Notes are the snazzles because these little Day-glo dainties are the kind you can see through, which makes all sorts of tasks suddenly so much more fun! Because they work well with ink pens, pencils and permanent markers, … [Read more...]

Vanilla Ice Cream

LC Ice cream, vanilla with berries

Of all of the products I've tried in terms of sweet from LCFood Corp, I was really excited to share this one, because as far as sweets go, this is definitely our favorite as a family. Just look at this lusciousness. It's OK. I'll wait. … [Read more...]

Product review: LC-Blackberry Preserves

One of the things I love about LC-Blackberry Preserves is that there's just not enough blackberry anything around-- and preserves are no exception.With its already borderline sweet/tart flavor, the sucralose sweetened preserves are about what one … [Read more...]

Product Review: Homestyles Chicken Chili with Beans

One of the sentiments LC Homestyles shares on the back of each other shelf-stable chili boxes is that these "portable portions evoke "made from scratch" memories while you maintain your nutritional committments." They weren't engaging in … [Read more...]

Product Review: Homestyles Beef Chili with Beans

Seriously intriguingly good chiliI'm not going to lie. When my hazel-hued eye orbs made contact with Homestyles  Beef Chili with Beans, two things immediately jumped out at me. That golden, sun yellow, fun, yellow, heavy box of ready-to-serve … [Read more...]

Product Review: LC-Strawberry Preserves

I scream, you scream, we all scream for... wait. Wrong chant.OK, let's face it; there's just not that much one can say about preserves that hasn't been said before. They're red. And they're jam. They're red jam. They're jam wot is red. So when I … [Read more...]

Product review: Sunbutter Natural Sunflower Seed Spread

Looking to lose the legumes? Pitch the peanuts? Toss the tree nuts? Alleviate the allergies? Sunbutter Natural's seedy little Sunflower Spread could be what's missing from your kitchen. The ingredients, Ingrid? Simple, Simon: Sunflower Seed, … [Read more...]

Klondike Style Ice Cream Bars

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Oh, nuh uh, I di'unt! Oh yes, I di'ud! I could talk more, but you have eating to do. … [Read more...]

Product Review: Folksy Art Soy Candles

With so many people averse to soy products due to food intolerances (soy ranks up there as one of the top 8 food allergy offenders), there's generally concern when anything soy-based enters into the home, especially in a food container. Enter … [Read more...]

Product Review: Safest Choice Pasteurized Shell Eggs

To P or not to P? I love smoothies and egg nog, and I like raw eggs in both more than I enjoy adding a protein powder (some of those powders aren't terribly tasty).That said, with the risk of salmonella, it's hard to recommend raw eggs as nourishment … [Read more...]

Product Review: Just the Cheese Chips, Nacho

I never thought I'd live to see the day when I had to give a negative review to anything with cheese in it. I mean, it's cheese, and cheese is life. OK, so I'm from Wisconsin, and doting mothers raised their children on cheese curds, so you have to … [Read more...]

Review: Laura's Lean Beef Italian-Style Meatballs

Laura's Lean Beef with Dreamfields low carb Pasta Since 1985, Laura's Lean Beef has been selling all-natural beef, raised without growth hormones or antibiotics. Now, expanding their product line for harried homemakers working both in and out of the … [Read more...]

Sweetened Condensed Milk #3

sweetened condensed milk

  Looks and tastes like the real thing Low carb baking favorite holiday recipes can become complicated, especially as many recipes call for sweetened condensed milk. While I already put a recipe together for sweetened … [Read more...]

Crusted Ranch Chicken

crusted ranch chicken

Almost like Thanksgiving OK, so it's like a thousand degrees outside, muggy and miserable. All that aside (and the fact that you still smell like coconut oil and sunshine) it's never too early to want a little bit of Thanksgiving, right? And … [Read more...]