Low-Carb Recipe Love on Fridays (8-26-16)

Every Friday we spotlight five low-carb recipes you might want to try! This week the kids went back to school in the district where I used to teach. That makes me feel like summer's over, even though I know the calendar says there's nearly a month more of summer left ....more

Sauteed Greek Chicken with Tomato, Olive, and Feta Topping

Sauteed Greek Chicken with Tomato, Olive, and Feta Topping is easy enough for a work-night meal, and it has all those Greek flavors you love. And this tasty chicken dish is low-carb, gluten-free, and South Beach Diet Phase One. This easy Sauteed Greek Chicken with Tomato, Olive, and Feta Topping...more

Slow Cooker Apple Pudding Cake from The Kitchen is My Playground

It's almost apple season, and this Slow Cooker Apple Pudding Cake creates it's own pudding-like apple sauce while it bakes. And this recipe could not be simpler with the convenience of the slow cooker! (Photos from The Kitchen is My Playground) Tracey says all you have to do for this Slow Cooker Apple Pudding Cake from The Kitchen is My Playground is put a few simple ingredients in a slow cooker, layering them without stirring, and let them cook for several hours ....more

Roasted Summer Squash with Lemon, Mint, and Feta

Summer squash is roasted with lemon and mint and tossed with Feta cheese for this delicious Roasted Summer Squash with Lemon, Mint, and Feta, and this tasty dish is low-carb, gluten-free, South Beach Diet friendly, and perfect for Meatless Monday! Click here to PIN this tasty recipe so you can make it later! Mint is a perennial herb that lots of gardeners love to hate, but I've been a mint fan for many years now and I even shared my ideas for Cooking with Fresh Mint in a post a few years back ....more

Low-Carb Recipe Love on Fridays (8-19-16)

Every Friday we spotlight five low-carb recipes you might want to try! For a long time I thought that Salad Days meant the last weeks of summer when it was so hot that you didn't want to eat anything but salad, and I was really disappointed when I found out the real meaning a few years ago. But even if it's not the official meaning, I still think Salad Days perfectly describes those hot summer days when nothing sounds good but cold salads ....more

The BEST Slow Cooker Recipes for Potatoes

Pretty soon you'll need Back-to-School dinners, so here are...more

Roasted Asian Salmon and Green Beans Sheet Pan Meal

Roasted Asian Salmon and Green Beans Sheet Pan Meal is an easy low-carb dinner that can be on the table in less than 30 minutes, and this delicious salmon dinner is also gluten-free, dairy-free, and South Beach Diet friendly! There's a good reason that sheet pan meals have gotten so popular, and it's because roasting some kind of protein and vegetables together on a big baking sheet is one of the easiest way possible to make a healthy dinner, and there's only one pan to clean! But sheet pan meals are definitely not all created equal ....more

Green Bean Salad with Greek Olives and Feta Cheese

I love this Green Bean Salad with Greek Olives and Feta Cheese. There are so many of my favorite flavors in this tasty salad and it's low-carb, gluten-free, South Beach Diet friendly, and perfect for Meatless Monday! As I promised yesterday, I'm starting out the week with a tasty idea for Meatless Monday, but this favorite...more

Slow Cooker Corn Pudding from The Kitchn

Slow Cooker Corn Pudding sounds like a great way to use fresh late-summer corn from the garden, and making this corn pudding in the slow cooker will keep your kitchen cool! (Photos from The Kitchn) If you're looking for a new way to get your fill of fresh corn this summer why not look to the Slow Cooker for help and try this Slow Cooker Corn Pudding from The Kitchn? The slow cooker makes it so easy to get a dish like this sweet and creamy corn pudding on your table without having to turn on the stove! ...more

Meet Rand, and Getting Back on the Wagon for Meatless Monday!

This post is just a quick announcement to share two pieces of blog-related news that I hope you might find interesting! Meet Rand! First, that handsome guy in the photo above is my younger brother Rand, who's been an important part of my blog from the early days ....more
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