Feelin’ Fudgey!

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Fudge. ”Oh, fudge!” Once the battle cry of Ralphie (well, that’s what the censors let us hear in “A Christmas Story”), this is a call to chocolaty arms from hungry cocoa bean lovers everywhere who want to know, “Why the F…udge is there … [Read more...]

You can still have Au Gratin goodness!

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  For only 1 net carb per ounce (as opposed to 5 net per ounce for potatoes), the terrific root vegetable known as the daikon radish is a crowd pleaser.   I have tried daikon (mooli for our friends outside of the US) for various … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgivukkah.

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This year is the first time since 1888 that Hanukkah and Thanksgiving will be celebrated together! I think it is pretty neat, especially considering this will not happen again for 79,000 years!!! Hanukkah usually takes place closer to Christmas, but … [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...]

This is my kind of mud.. pie

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You know sometimes you feel obligated to indulge. I mean we are human after all! If I am going to have something as a treat and do not want to feel bad about it the next day, I make something like this! Most people need a special occassion to … [Read more...]

Apple month.. remember?

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This is still national apple month. Some people are sick of eating apples by now or maybe running out of ways to use them. A great alternative is always to juice them! No I am not talking about plain old apple juice, but throw together this cocktail … [Read more...]

Vegetarian goodness!

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Hey.. guess what? It is national vegetarian awareness month! I am aware that vegetarian people do exist, duh I am not quite that naive. I support people who follow a life supporting what they believe in, no matter if it is for personal, religious, or … [Read more...]

Game day munchies

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Everyone loves to munch on something while watching the game, right? Here is a flashback recipe for you to try out if you have not had a chance yet. If you are not into football, we still love you, but regardless this is an awesome snack to make for … [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...]

I wish I could eat these everyday!

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I think Mother's Day should be celebrated more than once a year. I am not after gifts, as if I'd gotten them, I am talking about a day when I am not the one to cater to everyone else. I am a little cautious when it comes to eating 'their' cooking, … [Read more...]

Kale salad that I LOVE!

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Kale is the almighty veggie, at least it is getting all of the hype right now. I have loved it for years, before it became miss popular and all. It is one of the healthiest things you can put into your body. It goes well in smoothies, juices, as a … [Read more...]

Throw back Thursday!

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Here is a delish treat you can make for yourself, and maybe share with the family too.. if they're nice :) You do not have to sacrifice taste just because you are living the low carb … [Read more...]

Grilled Onion Salad

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It is not a secret, if it can give you bad breath, I LOVE it! Strong flavors that are certain to give you nasty breath hold a special place in my heart. Garlic. Onions. Anchovies. Stinky cheese.. YUM! This dish is yummy and you can keep it totally … [Read more...]

Turnip Latkes

If you are starting to really increase the amount of exercise you are doing, you will need to give your body more fuel to burn! I Let myself have a nice big "lower" carb breakfast on Saturday mornings when I know I will be riding my bike for a couple … [Read more...]