Double Chocolate Blender Muffins

Low Carb Double Chocolate Blender Muffins

Deeply chocolate-y low carb, grain-free muffins made easy in your blender. A wonderful healthy breakfast or snack. I think my kids could subsist solely on my homemade muffins. And really, would that be such a bad thing? I think I do a pretty good job of making muffins that are both healthful and delicious, and I'd certainly rather have them wolfing down my muffins than so many other things. Breakfast time with three kids is chaotic so I usually keep muffins on hand for a quick easy meal … Continue Reading

Chocolate Fudge Crumb Bars

Low Carb Fudge Crumb Bar Recipe

Low carb and grain-free, these chocolate fudge crumb bars are my healthy answer to Starbucks' oatmeal fudge bars. Getting married is a really big deal. Even in this day of dating for years and living together before marriage, it's still a really big deal. And it's exciting. You enter into it with glorious thoughts of your future together, so many of your hopes and dreams pinned upon your betrothed. It's a beautiful thing when two people who love each other decide to make that deep and … Continue Reading

Carrot Cake Scones

Low Carb Carrot Cake Scones

These low carb carrot cake scones are a perfect addition to your Easter brunch menu. Grain-free and sugar-free. When I was growing up, scones were just scones. Don't get me wrong, they were delicious and I loved them, but they were quite basic. Variety consisted mostly of the addition of currants or berries, although you'd see the occasional recipe for oat scones. Then suddenly it seemed that this unassuming British baked good really caught hold of people's imaginations, and suddenly … Continue Reading

25 Delicious Low Carb Donut Recipes and a Giveaway!

Best Low Carb Donut Recipes

Making your own healthier donuts at home couldn't be easier! Check out all of these great recipes for a guilt-free low carb indulgence and win a new donut pan. Do you dream in donuts? Are you a Dunkin' devotee? Did going low carb make you cry over the loss of your favourite sugary round pastry? Well your prayers have been answered! Making your own donuts couldn't be easier and I've got 25 of the best low carb donut recipes right here. Whether you prefer the basic glazed cake donut or the … Continue Reading

Sweet & Spicy Bacon Wrapped Meatballs

Low Carb Bacon-Wrapped Meatballs

The ultimate low carb appetizer: juicy homemade meatballs wrapped in bacon and baked with sweetener and spices. Perfect for all your game-day activities. It's astonishing how many carbs most meatball recipes contain. Whether it's the added bread crumbs or the sugary glaze, I usually find that meatballs aren't something I can't eat much of. And it seems so counter-intuitive. I mean, think about it! Meat. Ball. A ball of meat. I should be able to eat that! But most of the time, I steer … Continue Reading

Nut-Crusted Chicken Piccata

Low Carb Chicken Piccata Recipe

Healthy grain-free chicken piccata made with hazelnut or almond meal. That rich buttery lemon sauce over low carb breaded chicken is truly delicious. This post is sponsored by Bob's Red Mill. There is no doubt about it, Portland, Oregon is a foodie town through and through. It's not just the sheer number of restaurants that defines it as such, but the amazing local food craftsmen and artisans, taking an astonishing amount of pride in their work. For someone who loves food as much as I do, … Continue Reading

Recipes You Don’t Want To Miss!

Delicious low carb recipes

Some of my best low carb recipes that are published on other sites. So much healthy deliciousness! You may or may not have noticed that I am doing a lot of recipe creation for other publications these days. I am very fortunate to be a contributor to many other sites, including A Sweet Life Diabetes Magazine, Swerve Sweetener and SheKnows Experts. It's also a good thing that I love to cook and bake because I am cranking out the recipes at a ridiculous pace at the moment. Sometimes I am not … Continue Reading

Spicy Shrimp & Avocado Salad

Spicy Low Carb Shrimp Avocado Salad

Want a nourishing low carb salad that only takes minutes to prepare? The spicy kick in this healthy shrimp and avocado salad takes it to another level. This one goes out to all the mothers out there, new and old. Do you remember what it was like to bring home a newborn? Remember the absolute chaos and confusion and complete exhaustion? Remember not knowing if was day or night as you set your life to the rhythms of feedings and diaper changing? Remember holding that tiny helpless little … Continue Reading