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

Slow Cooker Lemon Poke Cake

Low Carb Slow Cooker Lemon Poke Cake

A tender low carb lemon poke cake baked in your slow cooker. This is the perfect sugar-free, grain-free dessert to welcome Spring! So here we are, another instalment of the low carb slow cooker cake series. It's been four months since my last slow cooker cake and it was high time to create another one. Now, I will be honest that this particular flavour would never have occurred to me if not for a suggestion by a reader. Lemon cake certainly occurred to me, but not lemon poke cake. In … Continue Reading

Samoa Donuts

Low Carb Samoa Donuts

Love Girl Scout cookies? You will adore these low carb Samoa donuts, topped with sugar-free coconut caramel and chocolate. And enter to win an amazing collection of cookbooks! Have you counted how many cookbooks you own lately? Do you own dozens upon dozens, so many that you have trouble remembering where you saw that recipe you wanted to make? Do you hoard cookbooks and enjoy thumbing through them on a quiet afternoon, even if you have no intention of making anything? Do people who know … Continue Reading

27 Easy Low Carb Mug Cake Recipes

Best Low Carb Mug Cake Recipes

Mug cakes or muffins-in-a-minute? Whatever you call them, here are 27 delicious low carb recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth any time of day. Mug cake was something of a revelation for me when I became a food blogger. I'd honestly never heard of these almost-instant cakes until I started reading other food blogs and finding recipes on the internet. They were like the little hidden secret of the recipe world, not to be found in the usual channels of cookbooks, cooking magazines or Food … Continue Reading