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Italian Sausage Portobello Pizzas (Low Carb/Gluten Free)

I recently stumbled upon the amazing world of Italian sausages and have been finding a lot of ways to spice up a few of our favorite meals. One of our favorite summer meals are Portobello pizzas, mostly because they can be made very quickly on the grill…..oh and they are delicious! Once I realized how… Continue reading Italian Sausage Portobello Pizzas (Low Carb/Gluten Free)

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Low Carb Yogurt (+My Favorite Add-ins)

I love traditional low carb breakfasts, like omelets, low carb breakfast burritos, etc. But it is so nice to have a no-cook, quick option to spice it up occasionally.  One of the way I mix up the breakfast rotation is to have yogurt a few times per week.  Now most people would assume yogurt (especially… Continue reading Low Carb Yogurt (+My Favorite Add-ins)

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Low Carb Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

I adapted this recipe from the Heavenly Homemakers website and it is my favorite low carb dessert of all time.  There are no sugar alcohols so these do not hurt your stomach at all.  The secret to this recipe is to not use the virgin coconut oil that actually tastes like coconuts (unless you actually… Continue reading Low Carb Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

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Chicken Crust Pizza (Low carb and Gluten free)

  I love pizza and I have found many ways to still eat it while on a low carb diet.  One of my favorite low carb pizza recipes, besides Fat head pizza, is called Chicken Crust Pizza. When I first saw this recipe, I was pretty skeptical as to how it would turn out, but… Continue reading Chicken Crust Pizza (Low carb and Gluten free)

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Low Carb Chicken Parmesan (Gluten-free)

I happened upon the idea for this recipe while I was trying to find an alternative way to make my daughter's favorite meal, Chicken Parmesan, gluten-free.  I tried many different ways to make the breading, but they all turned out to be either gummy or weird, so I decided to try something more simple...just parmesan… Continue reading Low Carb Chicken Parmesan (Gluten-free)

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Baked Zucchini Fries (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

I found this little gem of a recipe in the first Trim Healthy Mama book many years ago and it was an instant hit with my family.  I have seen other recipes for zucchini fries that call for egg, breadcrumbs, etc. but in my opinion this one is so much better and it contains only… Continue reading Baked Zucchini Fries (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

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Spanish “Rice” Casserole (Low Carb/Gluten Free)

Yum, Yum, Yum....did I mention yum??  I found this recipe  a couple of weeks ago and after tweaking it a bit, I made it for the first time tonight and we really liked it....like a lot. When you have been low carb for awhile, you really start to miss normal foods and one of the… Continue reading Spanish “Rice” Casserole (Low Carb/Gluten Free)