In the spirit of the fall season, I had my first Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino (#whitegirl) and made my first pumpkin pie! I am aware that the Frappuccino was not on my low carb regimen, but I made sure that the pumpkin pie was! I have not been crazy about the low carb pie crust alternatives I have tried in the past…I would rather just not
I am changing up my posting schedule a little bit…I have decided to start doing a Menu Plan Monday post instead of a “What I Ate” post. I have my own weird system for menu planning. Most people decide what they want to cook for the week, and then go out and buy what they need for those recipes. I do it backwards. STEP ONE:
It’s October! It’s time for another Keto Kary Photo a Day Challenge! I am excited to announce the October Challenge prompts today This is a way to make me keep my head in the game, and to ‘meet’ other people with similar goals. Just search for the hashtag: #KKPhotoADay, and you’ll find everyone else who’s participating, and you can follow them for more daily inspiration and
“Lord, have mercy!” I meant to take a blogging break back in March. A SHORT blogging break. It has been SIX MONTHS! So what the heck has been going on with me? There is a lot of change going on here at my house! Let’s see: Son #3 (out of 4) left for Furman University (ROLL DINS!) in August. Son #4 (out of 4)
I love my Slow Cooker Cheesecake. I decided to try something different, and quicker. I found this recipe, and tried it out on my sons this weekend. I think they are good, and were even better with some dark mini chocolate chips sprinkled on them. If I make them again, I will sprinkle some on them before I stick them in the oven. You could
Does anyone else have teenaged boys obsessed with Cookout? Don’t get me wrong, you can get an amazing amount of food for $5. I mean, where else is a corn dog or a quesadilla a side item? I decided to check it out and see what I could order. The first thing I did was to consult the Cookout website. No nutritional information is
One of the hardest things about being on a low carb diet is obviously dealing with cravings for sweets. I pretty much eat a little bit of chocolate every day. I make my Slow Cooker Cheesecake pretty regularly, and usually have a bowl of sugar free jello in the refrigerator, but every once in a while I want something different…a REAL dessert! As a good southern girl,
Roasting a chicken is not intimidating! It is SO much easier than I thought it was, and when you roast your own it is way bigger, moister, and has so much flavor than the rotisserie chickens you get at the grocery store. Plus it makes you look like you actually know what you are doing in the kitchen and the whole house will smell awesome!