Grilled Vegetable Salad with Olive Oil and Feta

Low Carb Grilled Vegetable Salad

Dry grilled vegetables chopped and tossed with extra virgin olive oil and crumbled feta. A healthy, flavourful and satisfying summer side dish.  This post is sponsored by California Olive Ranch. Grilled vegetables are my crack.  Yes, yes, I’ve said the same about chocolate.  And peanut butter.  And smoked salmon.  But really, grilled vegetables make me […]

Shrimp and Avocado Ceviche in Endive

Shrimp and Avocado Ceviche in Endive

Fresh shrimp delicately cooked in lime juice and tossed with tomato, avocado and chiles.  Serve with endive leaves for a delicious, healthy and light low carb appetizer. There aren’t all that many things that give away my Canadian origin these days.  My accent, which has never been particularly strong (I don’t sound remotely like Bob […]

Grilled Chicken with Tomatillo-Avocado Sauce

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Avocados from Mexico. All opinions are 100% mine. You know, I usually have a healthy respect for differences in taste and opinion.  I may think you’re wrong or misinformed, but I generally respect your right to be wrong or misinformed.  But if you tell […]

Frozen Margarita Tart with Voskos Greek Yogurt – Low Carb and Gluten-Free

Low Carb Frozen Margarita Tart

A delicious frozen Greek yogurt tart with all the flavours of a classic margarita.  Just in time for Cinco de Mayo!  I am something of a Greek yogurt junkie.  I keep it around the house at all times and I feel lost if there isn’t any in the fridge.  I used in baking, I eat […]

Cream of Endive Soup with Rosemary Parmesan Crisps

Cream of Endive Soup Low Carb

A creamy, comforting soup thickened only with endive and lightly scented with rosemary.  Serve some rosemary Parmesan crisps on the side for a wonderful appetizer. What do you do when you don’t know what else to make for dinner?  You make soup, of course.  And what do you do when you find that you have […]

Parmesan Garlic & Rosemary Cocktail Nuts – Pompeian Grapeseed Oil

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian. All opinions are 100% mine. I can honestly say that I have never changed the oil on my car.  That is not to say it’s never been changed, but that I’ve never been the one to do it.  I wouldn’t even know where […]

Grilled Cheese Croutons & Simple Tomato Soup – Low Carb and Gluten-Free

Low Carb Grilled Cheese Croutons

Crispy toasted grilled cheese croutons pair perfectly with a quick tomato soup.  Low carb and gluten-free. What I am about to discuss with you is a highly contentious subject, so if controversy makes you uncomfortable, I suggest you turn away now. Yes, friends, this is such a divisive issue, it’s been known to tear apart […]

Individual Frozen Peanut Butter Pies – Low Carb and Gluten-Free

Low Carb Frozen Peanut Butter Pies @dreamaboutfood

Creamy peanut butter filling becomes a rich frozen treat in these low carb peanut butter pies.  A chocolate crust made with coconut oil holds it all together. Chocolate peanut butter pie.  You really can’t go wrong, can you?  Apparently I think so anyway, since I’ve made a similar recipe before, my Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse […]

Endive Avocado & Bacon Salad with Chipotle Ranch Dressing

Endive Avocado and Bacon Salad with Chipotle Ranch

Break out of your salad rut with some California Endive.  It makes a great base for your favourite salad toppings, like avocado, bacon and chipotle ranch dressing! I want to be clear that this blog is not truly representative of what I eat, day to day.  If you were to judge my diet simply by […]

Zucchini Parmesan Frittata – Low Carb and Gluten-Free

Zucchini Parmesan Frittata

Whenever I am stumped for dinner, it’s eggs to the rescue.  They just make for such an easy, quick and delicious meal and I can always guarantee that everyone in my house will eat them.  I often do scrambled eggs when it’s just for the kids, but when it’s all of us, I usually do […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...