Bacon Mushroom Cheeseburger Lettuce Wraps

Take your favourite fast food meal and make it low carb and healthy simply by wrapping it in lettuce. I used my favorite cheeseburger and turned it into a quick, easy low carb dinner recipe.

low carb cheeseburger lettuce wraps with bacon and mushroomsLettuce wraps are quickly becoming a staple in my house, and with good reason. They are healthy, easy to make and you can fill them with practically anything. They are always well received by the kids, as they delight in anything that they can eat with their hands. And we are finally getting to the point in their young lives where they know how to eat things like this relatively neatly. So I don’t go crazy watching all the filling spill out from the lettuce and onto the table and floor. That’s been a long time coming!

I can actually remember the first time I tried lettuce wraps. I was going out to lunch at PF Chang’s with some work friends, and they were raving about the lettuce wraps. I couldn’t quite understand all the fuss; it seemed rather odd to me to serve something wrapped in lettuce. And then I tried one and I was hooked pretty darn quick. All those great Asian stir-fry flavours in a crisp cup of iceberg lettuce was nothing short of revolutionary. The lettuce allowed you to get the goodies to your mouth without adding any special flavour of its own and without filling you up with extra carbs. So you could eat more of the filling and that’s always a good thing.

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Best Low Carb Keto Candy Recipes

Ward off the temptation of Halloween with these amazing low carb candy recipes. You can enjoy the sweets and still stick to your healthy low carb, keto diet!

Best Low Carb Candy Recipes

 Halloween is around the corner and you know what that means! Candy, candy, candy. And temptation, temptation, temptation. I don’t know about you, but I do let my kids go trick-or-treating and collect all the candy and chocolate they can carry in their plastic pumpkins. And then we put it all in one big bag and dole it out so slowly that it often lasts close to a year. And when they are not looking, I do throw some of it away. I simply don’t have the heart to take Halloween away from them altogether.

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Southwestern Pumpkin Cheddar Soup with Chorizo

Low Carb Southwestern Pumpkin Cheddar Soup Recipe

A creamy, velvety pumpkin soup with a Southwestern kick. This healthy low carb soup is rich enough to be the meal! Easy to make in your slow cooker or on your stovetop. You may have heard that I am moving. I may have made mention of that fact a … [Continue reading]

Candy Corn Cookies – Low Carb and Gluten-Free

Low Carb Grain-Free Candy Corn Cookies

Sugar-free sugar cookies shaped like your favorite Halloween treat! These low carb candy corn cookies appeal to the kid in all of us. I honestly think that candy corn is one of the more repulsive confections ever invented. I know many people love … [Continue reading]

Best Low Carb Pancake Recipes

Best Low Carb Grain-Free Pancake Recipes

21 of the best low carb, grain-free pancake recipes the internet has to offer. Make breakfast fun again! The funny thing about this post is that I don't even like pancakes that much. Or at least I didn't really like them much until I started a … [Continue reading]

Chocolate Blackout Cupcakes – Low Carb and Nut-Free

Low Carb Nut-Free Chocolate Blackout Cupcakes

These are simply the best low carb chocolate cupcakes around, made with sunflower seed flour to be nut-free too. Top them with super dark sugar-free chocolate frosting for a total chocolate blackout! One thing I am very thankful for in this low … [Continue reading]

Introducing Marjorie!


I am interrupting your regularly scheduled programming of delicious low carb recipes in order to introduce you to Marjorie. Marjorie is a dog with a very important story, one that helped change the course of medical treatment for Type 1 diabetes. See … [Continue reading]

Apple Cinnamon Waffles

Low Carb Apple Cinnamon Waffles

Delicious low carb, grain-free waffles with a hint of apple and cinnamon. Pair them with my sugar-free low carb caramel sauce for a special fall breakfast! It's strange to think that this is our last fall in New England before we move to the … [Continue reading]

Slow Cooker Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Slow Cooker Low Carb Carrot Cake

An easy and delicious low carb carrot cake that bakes in your slow cooker. Top it with some heavenly sugar-free cream cheese frosting for the best low carb dessert. I seem to have created a monster...out of myself! I think that first low carb … [Continue reading]

Pumpkin Cheesecake Truffles

Low Carb Pumpkin Cheesecake Truffles

Creamy low carb pumpkin cheesecake bites enrobed in dark chocolate. A deliciously healthy fall keto treat! Pumpkin season is in full swing and I am swinging right along with it. Pumpkin season  makes me happy and I am not ashamed to admit it. Yes, … [Continue reading]