Low-Carb Mocha Truffles

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I am a lover of beans. Well, coffee beans, to be sure. Green beans are great, too, but they don't throw my eyelids back and slap them in the face the way a delicious java bean can. Am I right? I am always looking out for new sweetener options, … [Read more...]

Low-Carb Pecan Apple Topping

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While this recipe is lower sugar, since you are likely adding no sugar in ingredient form, apples, themselves, contain natural sugars. … [Read more...]

Easy Sugar-Free Caramel Sauce

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This caramel recipe is adapted slightly from a Betty Crocker caramel recipe, and it is the most [erfect caramel sauce I have ever had, either high or low-carb. I hope you give it a try! It is super-simple to make. Let me know how you use your … [Read more...]

Just Like Velveeta Fudge

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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...]

Make Sugar-Free Powdered Confectionery Sugar

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How would you make your own sugar-free confectionery (aka powdered) sugar? … [Read more...]

Sugar-Free, Gluten-Free Caramel Apple Cheesecake

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I love autumn. As a little girl in Wisconsin, I played in the bounty of crunchy, multi-colored leaves, having always treasured seeing the difference in foliage. As an adult in Colorado, I enjoy feeling the crispness in the air, not mowing my lawn, … [Read more...]

Cheesecake Factory Sugar-Free Kahlua Coffee Cheesecake

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You asked, and I do my best to deliver. Well, not to your house because of the restraining order--but really I'm joking. Maybe. … [Read more...]

Make your own Ideal Sweetener

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I am always freaky about which products I buy to round out my pantry. And because of this, I have relied heavily on Ideal Sweetener now for about two years for every dessert I've made, loving the flavor and how every product made with the sugar … [Read more...]

Taste the Rainbow Cheesecake

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Before you go and get all gushy and approbational on me, know I didn't come up with this idea. … [Read more...]

Make your own (almost) sugar-free brown sugar

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All right, so molasses is only almost sugar-free, but pair your favorite sweetener together with natural molasses and you have a reduced-sugar sweetener to sub into any recipe that calls for brown sugar. … [Read more...]

Minute Microwave Cheesecake

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Margaret asked me if there was some way to make a quick cheesecake. "I’d love to see a cheesecake 'in a minute,'” she told me. "Just a single serving size." I love a cooking challenge so, with her mandate, I set out to create a simple dessert … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Bacon recipe

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I had to do it. Pictured above with my bacon milkshake. … [Read more...]

12 Recipes for National Cheesecake Day

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Looking to get your cheesecake fix on? Enjoy National Cheesecake Day with these 12 amazing sugar-free, gluten-free recipes: … [Read more...]

Better Buttery Blueberry Buckle Recipe

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One of the things I love about what I do is having the ability to work with some amazing companies and try new products. … [Read more...]

Simply Delicious Sugar-Free Cheesecake

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Cheesecake of summer freshness, stat! Now you know there's nothing like the freshness of berries straight from the farmer's market or your garden, combined with fresh whipped cream, to make a dessert so delectably delicious and refreshing that … [Read more...]