Low Carb Cake Balls

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Oh, for Pete's sake. I was talking on the phone and accidentally hit "send" before I was ready to publish. That's what happens when I talk to my sweet babboo and he speaks to me of things like rain. I get all happy, and then I hit "publish". Aside … [Read more...]

Mascarpone Choconutty Bites

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  This is a recipe I wanted to try and nail down because the universe requires a chewy kind of candy without the maltitol. I also wanted to use unsweetened coconut for something absolutely fabulous. It only looks like you have to swoon … [Read more...]

Key Lime Bars

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I love lemon, but limes tend to get overlooked. We all love key lime pie, so why not a little bit of lime lovin' to a dessert? Granted, to technically make these Key Lime bars, you'd want to use Key Limes. I think I ended up with non-Key Limes, but … [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...]

S’Mores Bars

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In the famous words of that lovable scamp Oliver Twist, "Please, sir; Can I have s'mores?" What do you mean that's not what he said? While I'm letting your obvious lack of knowledge regarding Dickens' revised classics slide, when LC Foods said … [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...]

Sweetened Condensed Milk Substitute from Heavy Cream

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You're like, "What woman? Again? Do you have some fixation with sweetened, condensed milk or something?" Three recipes. Three. But, hey. I promised a heavy cream based option sans powders, so I'm delivering. You can love me now. No, really. It's … [Read more...]

Mini taco shells and bowls

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Mini shells make lunch crispy and fun These small taco shells are easy to make with just three ingredients. Use them as fun finger foods for the kids or for yourself, for appetizers, lunches or bento! The uses are literally endless. OK, why … [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...]

Frozen Cheesecake Nibbles

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Summer's not over yet, but you can still beat the heat with these freezer cookies.Using LC Food Corporation's LC-Chocolate Fudge Sauce Mix, I was able to make these fun, cheesecakey cookies (you can use any sugar free chocolate fudge mix). I never … [Read more...]

Cauliflower Mashed Fauxtatoes

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  Whipped and gorgeous. Source   Another product HoldTheCarbs.com offers is theirLC-Thick'n Potatoes Mix. Picking up where Thick'n'Thin left off when they stopped producing for private sale, this product, added to … [Read more...]

The Juice: Days 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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As we near mid-Wednesday on day what? 10? I am reminded that I suck hard in sharing the ongoing  happenings of our juicing situation. I want to catch you up without boring you to tears, so this is how things have gone since last we met and discussed … [Read more...]

The Juice, 4: Smooth Sailing

long days journey into nightshade

Starting to grow on me. source After the first three days I was to the point where I'd rather drink water and eat nothing than lift another glass of pulverized vegetable leavin's to my lips. Thankfully, Day Four proved to be much different. … [Read more...]

The Juice, 3: Shaky, cheesecakey

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First a shout out and a Thank You to Emmalee and to Chelan for the bacon action figure. I love him. He is already posing on my nesting protein set in the kitchen (pictured above). He will be my mascot. I shall name him... Captain Baconpants. … [Read more...]

The Juice, 2: Easy Being Green

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Day two is already so much better than day one was, and I think I know why, based on changing up a few things. 1.    Day one I made one drink with apples, and I can’t help but think the apples killed my sensitive blood sugar and made me extremely … [Read more...]