Friday Flashback

Oopsie Panini

Just in case you have been living under a rock and have not heard of the Oopsie Roll, may I introduce you to your new favorite recipe?!! You can use these in so many different ways, or just stick with the basics. This recipe is original to Your … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Dessert

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This is such a cute sugar free, gluten free and low carbohydrate dessert recipe, and because you’re cute, too (don’t argue with me. This is my site, darn it), you deserve something fun and tiny to take the edge off of those cravings. This recipe is … [Read more...]

Bos Creek Asian Grilled Chicken Leg Quarters

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Everybody knows that chicken breasts are a great source of low-fat protein, but did you know that chicken leg quarters have just as much protein and only a bit more fat? As the sun stays out for longer, and we can start to grill, chicken leg quarters … [Read more...]

How about pasta tonight?

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  One hungry day I wanted pasta, so my true love gave to me… Oat Flour Tortellini 2 cups oat flour 1-1/2 tsp salt 2 eggs 2 Tbsp cooking oil 4-6 Tbsp water Filling: Ricotta cheese In mixing bowl, combine flour and salt. Make a well in the … [Read more...]

Being cheesy isn’t always a bad thing!

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With a flavor and richness reminiscent of a decadent ravioli more than a mere roll-up, these slices of roasted eggplant play their part beautifully when cuddling in with gooey, fantastic cheese. The flavors pop, the eggplant is deliciously mild, … [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...]

Diana’s Oopsie Coffee Crumb Cake

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Remember making coffee crumb cakes in home economics class in school? Remember how that delicious delight all but evaporated as a delectable, occasional comfort food as waistbands expanded? … [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...]

Strawberry Shortcake

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Two delicious details make this strawberry shortcake recipe perfect for diabetics and low carbers: The lack of sugar, and the abundance of freshness from plump, red strawberries. … [Read more...]

Spring Layered Sponge Cake

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Diana's gorgeous oopsie roll cake inspired me to try something really ambitious for Easter. … [Read more...]

Diana’s Oopsie Roll Cake

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When Diana shared this cake recipe with me that she fashioned from oopsie rolls, a delicious filling and my glaze recipe, I almost fell out of my chair. … [Read more...]

Low Carb Oopsie Roll Based Recipes

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Pictured: MaryMc’s Tiramisu 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 Snacks/Appetizers Cheetos IF, GF, SF, V, -5 … [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...]

Mardi Gras King Cakes

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Mardi Gras! When we say "Fat Tuesday" we really mean eat high fat, low sugar, no gluten Tuesday and shake what the good Lord made you Tuesday. Karen sent me the MOST awesome recipe for King Cakes ever. Made from Oopsie rolls, frosting and colored … [Read more...]

Low Carb Cheetos

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Something magical happens in my kitchen when you combine cooking attention deficit--oh look! A squirrel! with eggs and cream cheese and popcorn seasoning. When I'm not busy trying to put out oven fires or throwing away something wrecktacular in the … [Read more...]