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Gluten Free Sausage Sage Thanksgiving Stuffing

I can usually maintain my gluten free diet with no problem whatsoever, however Thanksgiving is coming up and my very favorite seasonal holiday type dish, by far, is stuffing. I was then on a mission to make the most delicious gluten free stuffing. This recipe is not hard but a tad bit time consuming, A […]

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The Holy Grail of Snack Time

I was in need of a snack that didn’t require much effort and I really wanted to have something crunchy and sweet at the same time. I was thinking to myself how much I used to like “Ants on a Log” when I was a little girl, but I was also thinking about the carb […]

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Shrimp and Lobster Scampi

I was craving some seafood the other day and my local grocer had a special on shrimp and lobster tails so I figured it was a little thing I like to call dinner fate! There is almost nothing easier than a scampi. The ingredient list is short, prep is almost nonexistent, and cook time is […]

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Chicken Tenders

I used the tried and true “fried chicken” method to make these chicken tenders. This process is a bit time consuming and perhaps a bit messy but the end result was totally worth it. You can make a bunch of these ahead of time and freeze them for an easy meal. I like to have […]

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Scrambled Eggs with Chives and Brie

Talk about the easiest and most decadent breakfast ever! Scrambled eggs with Brie cheese and chives. This dish is so easy to make. My Grandmother always make the best scrambled eggs for me as a child. I found out her secret was heavy cream instead of milk in the mix. It makes the eggs so […]

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Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Breakfast Muffins

I needed a dish to take to a breakfast pot luck for a coworker who was leaving our department. Most of the breakfast pot lucks consist of lots of pastries and cakes which I cannot eat. I decided to make something both gluten free and low carb to share.  These little egg muffins worked perfectly. […]

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Sweet and Spicy Tuna Salad Stuffed Avocado

This is one of my favorite dishes for lunch. I am totally in love with Starkist sweet and spicy tuna.  It only has 4g of carbs per serving and the flavor is outstanding. I vary my tuna salad depending on my mood and contents of my fridge. This time I used Ingredients: 1 Medium Avocado […]

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Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Bundles

Another Quick and easy recipe I decided to try was the bacon wrapped asparagus bundles. I was grilling some bratwurst and thought this would be a great side to go with them. I was right these were amazing. Ingredients: Asparagus Center Cut Bacon Olive Oil Salt and Pepper I started by taking the asparagus and […]

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Italian Style Meatballs

I  found myself with a craving for spaghetti and meatballs. I had already solved the spaghetti problem with my trusty julienne peeler and some zucchini. For the meat balls I needed to find something to take the place of breadcrumbs. I decided t0 use some finely grated parmesan cheese  and problem solved. Here is what […]

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Cheesecake Cupcakes

Traditionally in my circle of friends if you have a birthday I will make you a dessert of your choosing. This is the first birthday that has come up since I gave up gluten and carbs. This particular friend requested cheesecake . I thought about it for a bit and decided to make this with splenda to […]

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