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 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
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,
I don’t miss chips and salty snacks on a keto diet as much as I miss sweets. I like to keep something in my refrigerator that is low carb that I can dig in to when a cravings for sweets comes along! This is quick and easy, and you can customize the flavor, it doesn’t have to be pumpkin! You can leave the pumpkin out,
My mother called me the other day and said, “Have you ever heard of ice cream bread?” Seriously? What the heck is that? That just sounds wrong. So I said, “What the heck is that?” She said, “I was reading in one of my household tip magazines that you can just mix ice cream and self rising flour, and it makes bread. I thought maybe
Yes, I love having my friends and family over at the holidays…and yes, I love cooking and baking for all of them. But let’s face it. Some of the holiday favorites are a pain in the butt to make. I mean, seriously, can anyone look me in the eye tell me with a straight face that they enjoy making sausage balls and buckeyes? This recipe
This is one of the best desserts…EVER!!! I take this to Sunday dinner at my in-laws all of the time, and it is always wiped out quick! I generally count on two dumplings per person, because it is really rich. I promise you will be eating as many of these as is humanly possible. Notice I get really classy, and make mine in a foil
As of yesterday, I had no idea what today’s post was going to be. Then my friend Mary asked me to do a low carb dessert. It is so hard to eat dessert on a low carb diet. There is always cheesecake, or dark chocolate. I eat enough Jello with whipped cream that I think Jello should start giving me some sort of reward points.