Pizza Sliders

mushpizz2

OK, seriously? Why, yes, thanks. Pizza sliders are one of the hottest (literally) items for Spring. Available at pizza joints nationwide, why succumb to the wheat when the mushroom is like the meat you can eat? … [Read more...]

Crazy Pizza Pull Aparts

mushpizz6

Good gracious. If there's something that's just so visceral and terrific, it's really becoming one with your food. … [Read more...]

Slow cooker sweet and sour pork ribs

FOODIESweetSourPorkYourLighterSide621

A sweet and sour sauce without grape jelly? What? That's right, my friends. And now that the days are growing warmer, you have more opportunities to turn off the stove and keep your kitchen cooler and tastier with your crockpot. … [Read more...]

Pork Roast for Company

Ronco Pork Roast

In the Easter spirit, and courtesy of   Ronco.com, enjoy this phenomenal, simple pork roast, whether for Easter or any time! This recipe is so simple that you're sure to have a major, meaty hit on your hands, and some tasty leftovers in your fridge … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Cheese in the Crust Pizza

A second baking seals the deal!

It's that time of the year! Tax time! I kid, I kid. It's almost the Super Bowl! Be sure to subscribe to me and check out my interview with Sugar-Free Sheila for more Super Bowl ideas!  And check. … [Read more...]

Eggs, sausage and cheese, three ways

egg1

I love Egg McMuffins. If the world was perfect (and I could eat wheat without turning into a Goodyear blimp) I'd probably find a reason to eat one McMuffin a week. Unfortunately, I live in Jamieland where unicorns make bacony sprinkles, where zombies … [Read more...]

Breakfast Dippin’ Sticks

Dippin Sticks8

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...]

Low Carb Meats Recipes

meatballs

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

crackers1

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...]

Cream of Bacon Mushroom Soup

IMG_0648

This soup literally eats like a meal Mushroom soup is absolutely divine. So what happens when bacon comes to play? Hang onto your ever-lovin' taste buds. The best part? While divine, this soup is also filling, so you won't need to sit down … [Read more...]

Loaded Andouille

Andouille with the works

Load it up! I absolutely love andouille, a sausage that originally hails from France, but is now thankfully readily found in grocers' cases near hot dogs and brats (Saag's and Aidell's are two brands I use). … [Read more...]

Coney Dog

Andouille with the works

Since this is "Jamie loves Sonic" week, here is my version of their amazing coney dogs. … [Read more...]

Cow Dog in a Blanket

cowblanket4

Now, these might not be the prettiest little doggies you've seen in a month of Sundays, but believe me when I tell you they're the tastiest. … [Read more...]