Special Diets

Crock Pot Carnitas

Crock Pot Carnitas

We have lettuce tacos a lot around here, usually ground beef or fajita style chicken. Always a great meal, but this time I was in the mood for a different kind of taco, something more like you would get at Chipotle only using a lettuce […]

Cheesy Bacon Cauliflower

Cheesy Bacon Cauliflower

Spice up your cauliflower with this great side dish recipe. I served this on the side of pork steaks, and it reminded me of mac n’ cheese. I’ll definitely make it again when I’m craving mac n’ cheese! Ingredients: 1 bag frozen cauliflower 1/4 cup […]

Best Low-Carb Brownies Ever!

Best Low-Carb Brownies Ever!

You just might fool the biggest chocoholic with this one! This brownie recipe is amazing, the original recipe can be found here, I can’t take credit for it. I did make some edits, but this one belongs to the incredible Laura Dolson over at about.com. […]

Low-Carb Peanut Butter Balls

Low-Carb Peanut Butter Balls

Sweet tooth’s flair up occasionally and I find peanut butter really does the trick in killed that sucker dead. Here’s a great little treat that I put together for those late night sweet tooth attacks! Ingredients 8 oz. cream cheese softened 16 oz. creamy peanut […]

Low-Carb Banana Cream Pie

Low-Carb Banana Cream Pie

Dear boyfriend asked for something sweet for the holidays that didn’t involve pumpkin, I guess I wore him out. He’s a banana lover so I tried out a classic banana cream pie recipe tweaked to cut out the sugar and grains. Recipe is gluten free, […]

Savoury Cheesecakes – “Sweetless” Delights

Savoury Cheesecakes – “Sweetless” Delights

Like all things in this world, culinary styles also evolve. Cheesecakes from the history books were all made up of the three main ingredients: cheese, flour and sweetener. These decadent treats were somehow made to provide a soothing balance in every meal – a sweet […]