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...]

Breakfast Dippin’ Sticks

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Have you signed up for email updates straight to your email inbox yet? If not, be sure to sign up with your email right there in the sidebar to the right. It helps me so I don't have to try and track everyone down to share the recipes; this way I can … [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...]

Chef Salad Ham Cups

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That probably sounds a little strange doesn't it? Ham cup? Consider this: Chef salads tend to consist of ham, hard-boiled egg, tomatoes, lettuce, and grated cheese at the very least. Why not use a bit of that for the bowl? Of course, you can add … [Read more...]

Low Carb Meats Recipes

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Pictured: Meatballs with zucchini pasta 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 MEATS Turkey Bacon Wrapped … [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...]

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...]

Veggie Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Let me first start out by saying I hate chicken. I hate it. I do. … [Read more...]

Sesame Chicken

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Don't chicken out on this amazing dish There's something about sesame seeds that makes you feel you're enjoying a little bit of love on your tongue. For this recipe I've used both sesame seeds and coconut flour for the breading, but I also throw … [Read more...]

Sam’s Kicked Up Chicken Wings

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A really supremely cool guy, Sam contacted me to let me know about this amazing recipe he's concocted at home and wanted to share. At first I was ecstatic. Chicken wings? Hells to the yes. Chicken wings with horseradish mustard? Hells to the yes … [Read more...]

Grilled Tuna Pasta Salad

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Not gluten free, Dreamfields pasta is still an option for many low carbers occasionally, at only 5 net carbs per serving. Thanks to the fat and rich flavor from the tuna steaks, a little salad goes a long, filling way. … [Read more...]

My Favorite Meatballs

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Meaty marvellousness, avec zucchini noodles. I have seriously been working at this recipe for weeks. Weeks, I tell ya! Actually, now it's been a couple of months. Months, I tell ya! It's not easy being this particular about my food. The results, … [Read more...]

Grilled Basil Lemon Tuna Steaks

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This recipe is a fantastic way to enjoy those tuna steaks you've been considering for some time. We'll even brave the Colorado winter to grill these outdoors. … [Read more...]

Meatghetti

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This recipe was a total brain bulb I experienced blazing the other day as my brisket steak came out of the crock pot, all stringy and tempting and wonderful. I looked at the brisket. Then I looked at the meat sauce on the stove. Then I looked back to … [Read more...]

Stuffed Chicken Parmesan

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I wasn't drunk. I was going for angle drama. This Parmesan crusted and stuffed chicken breast is pounded flat and rolled instead of folded for added dimension. That sounds like a violent way to treat a chicken, but it's dangerously delicious, too.My … [Read more...]