I wanted a quick dinner and knew I could make a pizza quickly and easily thanks to George Stella’s low carb flaxseed meal crust. But I should avoid tomatoes in a keto lifestyle (too many sugars), so what kind of pizza to make?? WHITE PIZZA. BOOM. Alfredo sauce can be pretty quick to prepare, even… Continue reading Low Carb Alfredo Sauce
I’m doing keto again (forever?) and have spent part of my day making stuff to stock the fridge. Keto can sometimes mean home-cooked meals for most of what I eat (if I’m trying to avoid fast food & eat something more exciting than salad). I love to cook and try new recipes, but sometimes I… Continue reading Pimento Cauliflower & Cheese with Spinach
So the other day, I was not really in the mood to cook dinner. I was hungry, but also kind of “blah.” I got into the kitchen and started looking around in the cabinets listlessly. I saw the quinoa and thought, “well, I can cook this now and eat it for lunch later.” Then I… Continue reading Cheesy Quinoa and Kale
It’s been awhile since I’ve updated. Looking back at the recipes on this blog, I can tell I was happy when I made them. I’m happy now, but I wasn’t too feeling good a few months ago. I was trying to lose more weight using keto. And I was miserable. For those who may not… Continue reading To Be Thin or Happy?
In our house, we love potatoes. Or at least potatoes are one of the “food groups” I know my husband will eat. XD I’m always looking for new ways to fix potatoes that aren’t simply mashed, boiled, baked, etc. I usually like to jazz up mashed potatoes with Boursin, cream cheese, and green onion… Continue reading Loaded Potato Gratin
Just a note to myself to add my recipe for the HECK YES DELICIOUS loaded potato gratin I made for dinner tonight. It’s based off of Mark Bittman’s Potato Gratin recipe, but I tweaked it to use ingredients I had (and make it into something I knew my boys would eat!). Hopefully, I will see this post tomorrow and remember to write. it. down.