Almond Sesame Low Carb Buns

Have you given up bread in order to stick to your low carb diet?  You don’t have to with recipes like this.  I have been making low carb almond buns for months now and not only are they only 2 NET carbs per bun, they are also gluten free and high in fiber so they […]

Artificial vs. Natural Sweeteners

Have you ever read the back of a package of sweeteners found on the dining table in restaurants and coffee shops?  These are the little blue, pink and yellow packages?  Some of them have warning labels that say “This product contains 28% sodium cyclamate.  Cyclamates should be used only on the advice of a physician.”  […]

Pumpkin Coffee Cake

Tell me this doesn’t look delicious!  I personally love pumpkin recipes and am going to make this one for myself! Pumpkin Coffee Cake Ingredients Cake 5 Eggs separated 1/2 Cup (58g) Coconut flour 1/2 Cup (107g) Erythritol or sweetener 1/2 Cup (113g) Butter, unsalted softened 1/4 teaspoon Salt 1/2 teaspoon Baking powder 1 teaspoon Vanilla […]

Cheesy Oven Baked Brie

Who doesn’t love baked brie?  Try this recipe and use some low carb gluten free crackers or even celery sticks for scooping up this delicious cheesy dish! Ingredients: 9 oz. Brie cheese or Camembert cheese 2 oz. pecan nuts or walnuts 1 garlic clove 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary or fresh thyme or fresh parsley 1 […]

Fat Burning Foods

Wouldn’t it be cool if you could eat and the foods you eat help you burn fat?  What a concept…but there are foods that help you lose weight.  Some foods either help you build muscle, some promote fat burning, and some simply use energy (burn calories) just to digest them!  Keep in mind that that […]

What to Look For in a Low Carb/Low Sugar Protein Bar

When hunger hits and it’s not meal time, I go for a protein bar.  Since I follow a low carb diet, I only buy bars but there are many very healthy bars that are not so low carb but are all natural, made from raw ingredients which include nuts and seeds, dates etc.  For the […]

Cauliflower Mac ‘n Cheese

I got this recipe from foodnetwork and will absolutely try this one! Ingredients Kosher salt, as needed, plus 1/2 teaspoon 1 large head cauliflower, cut into small florets Vegetable oil spray 1 cup heavy cream 2 ounces cream cheese, cut into small pieces 1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1 1/2 cups shredded sharp Cheddar, plus […]

Goats Cheese Rosemary Crackers – 2 Net Carbs

These delicious goats cheese crackers are flavoured with fresh rosemary and make a great gluten free and low carb cracker to have alongside with a dip.   Course: Appetizer Servings: 12 Crackers Author: Angela Coleby Ingredients 1/2 cup (56g) coconut flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 4 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons Rosemary, fresh 6oz (168g) Goats […]

How To Still Eat All Of Your Favorite Foods But Low Carb Version

Some people think that following a low carb or ketogenic diet is too difficult to follow especially for the long run but you would be completely wrong if you know how to substitute your favorite foods.  Let’s look at some alternative foods that are easy to make and taste virtually the same or better than […]

Coconut Flour Bread

This coconut flour bread is gluten free and has only 1 Net Carb Per Slice!  This recipe makes 1 loaf or 12 slices Ingredients: ½ cup coconut flour ¼ teaspoon sea salt ¼ teaspoon baking soda 6 eggs ½ cup melted coconut oil Directions: Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C). Sift together the dry ingredients. […]