Five simple dinner ideas

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[pictured: crusted broiled tilapia] It is warm outside, but that doesn't mean you have to sweat your armpits off in the kitchen (besides, where do they go when they slip off? It could be potentially awkward, and a little weird. … [Read more...]

Grilled Chicken Framboise

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This recipe is dear to me because it is the first time I used the gas grill by myself. … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Stuffed Pizza

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Gluten free, low carb stuffed pizza that's as good as restaurant pizza? I made it. I ate it! … [Read more...]

Broiled Crusted Tilapia

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Delicious, flaked fish and a yummy coating? Yes thank you. And under your broiler no less. … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Pizza

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Gluten free, low carb and perfect for diabetics, this crock pot pizza recipe is so easy you might have to swoon across a couch or three just to make it look like you worked hard. If you're a fan of good measure, throw some coconut flour wantonly … [Read more...]

Festive Crock Pot Chicken

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The bulk of carbs in this recipe is the salsa (24 net carbs is from Pace Chunky Picante), so you can add less or change brands if you'd like to save a few carbohydrates... Festive Crock Pot Chicken 4 Tbsp butter 2 large boneless, skinless chicken … [Read more...]

Diana’s Mexican Oopsie Bake

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Ready for a fun, quick dinner idea that converts to luscious leftovers and lunches? … [Read more...]

Crockpot Lasagna

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The crockpot; like the little black dress of cooking appliances, there's nothing quite like being able to make a meal without minding the oven (or having it heat up your house unnecessarily). … [Read more...]

Mexican Meatloaf

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I was thinking about something meatloafy today when I thought, hey. I don't LOVE meatloaf, so what would make me love it? Hmmm... Think, think, think. Thinkety think think. … [Read more...]

Easy Vegetarian Crust Pizza

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Beep beep! New crust coming through! … [Read more...]

Low Carb Deep Dish Pan Pizza

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Pizza night is officially back! Honestly, there not much else to say, so let me show you the amazing awe that is the deep dish induction friendly, low carb, gluten free deep dish pizza crust: … [Read more...]

Low Carb Main Dish Recipes

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Pictured: Enchiladas All recipes are marked as such: Atkins Induction Friendly = IF Gluten Free = GF Sugar Free = SF Vegetarian = V Vegan = V+ Less than 5 net carbs per serving = -5 See also Pizzas See also Casseroles See also … [Read more...]

Hundreds of Low Carb Recipes

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Pictured: Cheesy Round Crackers Please bookmark the following link to keep up on the latest Your Lighter Side Recipes! Your Lighter Side Cookbook   … [Read more...]

Easy Gluten Free Pizza Crust

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This crust is as easy as it comes. Based on just two ingredients, you can combine the healthy aspects of cooked meat with cheese for a truly remarkable crust that's easy to prepare, totally able to be picked up, and has the perfect "chew" and flavor … [Read more...]

Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Turkey Breasts

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Delicious stuffed turkey breast is perfect for grilling or oven baking. It was in roughly 2003 that we first tried our hand at smoking a turkey (we named him Tex). The mesquite coals, smoky and sumptuous, caressed the 12 pound bird as we waited in … [Read more...]