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

Guinness Chocolate Pudding

Low Carb Guinness Chocolate Pudding

Deliciously rich low carb pudding made with Guinness. Your St. Paddy's Day celebration just got healthier and a whole lot more tasty! The world can be divided into two types of people: those who love Guinness and those who detest it. That deep dark stout from the Emerald Isle is a very divisive beer, and there really is no in-between. There are no people who only sort of like Guinness or who don't really mind Guinness. There are just lovers and haters. I am a lover. I love how thick and … Continue Reading

Sweet Chili Garlic Glazed Ham

Low Carb Sugar-Free Chili Garlic Sauce Recipe

Want a truly different glaze for your holiday ham? Try glazing it with the spicy sweet flavors of homemade sugar-free chili garlic sauce. This post is sponsored by Jones Dairy Farm. One thing you should know about me is that I really, really don’t like sweet ham glazes. This is a very important thing to know about a person, wouldn’t you say? Just think of the shame of serving your guests ham for Easter dinner and then watching them cut off the glazed portions? Oh the agony of seeing your … Continue Reading

Chicken Pot Pie with Cheesy Biscuit Crust

Low Carb Chicken Pot Pie with Biscuit Topping

A healthy makeover of everyone's favourite Sunday dinner. Low carb Chicken Pot Pie with a delicious grain-free biscuit topping. Here we are in the beginning of March and spring is just around the corner. Except that it doesn't really work that way, does it? There may be a date that marks the first day of Spring the world over, but Old Man Winter still seems to have a stranglehold on some parts of the country and he does NOT want to let go. Whereas in other locales, spring has been dancing … Continue Reading

THM Hot Chocolate Gummies

THM Hot Chocolate Gummies Fuel Pull

Want to get more grassfed gelatin into your diet? Try these fun low carb Hot Chocolate Gummies for a fun treat. I've become quite a devotee of grassfed gelatin. As someone who works hard and plays hard, who lifts heavy weights for the sheer thrill of it and puts some serious stress on her joints, the added collagen can only be beneficial. I've added a fair bit of it to my hot drinks but I don't do it every day. With some cream and sweetener, it's not just palatable, it's actually quite … Continue Reading

Victoria Sponge Cake

Low Carb Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe

The classic and elegant Victoria Sponge Cake gets a low carb, gluten-free makeover. This healthy dessert is a must-make. Are you a Downton Abbey fan or do you think it's the Masterpiece Theater equivalent of a fluffy meaningless soap opera? I don't really care what the critics may say, I am addicted. Regardless of increasingly complicated plot lines and lack of significant historical commentary, I can't take my eyes off the show and the characters. I adore them all, even the villainous … Continue Reading

Poppy Seed Hamantaschen for Purim

Low Carb Grain-Free Hamantaschen

Tender almond flour pastry filled with a sweet poppy seed filling. The traditional Jewish cookie gets a low carb, grain-free makeover. No, no, I haven't suddenly converted to Judaism. This recipe is by special request from my friends at A Sweet Life Diabetes Magazine. They are, in fact, Jewish, and wanted a healthy, low carb version of the traditional Purim cookie. I was more than happy to oblige, given that I've seen several yummy looking hamantaschen recipes on a number of recipe blogs. … Continue Reading

Caramelized Onion & Bacon Smothered Pork Chops

Low Carb Pork Chops Smothered in Bacon and Caramelized Onions

Juicy, tender pork chops smothered in a creamy onion and bacon sauce. This might just be the best low carb meal I've ever had! Okay, people. Run, run, do not walk, run to your kitchen and make these low carb pork chops for dinner. Run as fast as you can. Stop only at your local grocery store to get any necessary ingredients. Although, if you are a good low carber, chances are you already have all of this in your fridge. So hurry home and whip out a good skillet, chop your bacon, slice … Continue Reading