Low Carb

As someone who’s been on the Atkins diet, I appreciate that eating the same old dishes gets old quick. With that in mind, I’ve developed these low carb recipes that are both irresistible and easy to prepare. Plus, there’s enough of a variety to keep you from getting bored.

So, whether you’re new to low carb eating or a veteran at it, I hope you find these original dishes refreshing. Also, I recommend that you try my Jalapeno Poppers recipe first. There’s a reason that it’s the most visited page on my blog!

Some other popular recipes to consider include Peanut Butter Cookies, and Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas.

Oven Slow Cooked Pork Shoulder

Oven Slow Cooked Pork Shoulder

This is my quick and easy pulled pork recipe. Recipes like this one leave you “non-cooks” without any excuses. This recipe only has a few steps. This means no matter what your cooking skill or level, you can pull this off. I have faith in you!

Lamb or Beef Kofta Kabob (Kebab)

Lamb or Beef Kofta Kabob (Kebab)

If you are not Middle Eastern, you might be wondering “what the heck is a kofta?” Is it meat, is it vegetable, or is it some mysterious Middle Eastern ingredient? It’s actually none of those!

Easter Eggs (Dyed with Natural Egg Dye)

Easter Eggs (Dyed with Natural Egg Dye)

My favorite thing about holidays is the traditions attached to them. I guess I’ve always been sentimental, but it seems the older I get, the more sentimental I become.

Low Carb Spinach and Eggs Recipe

Low Carb Spinach and Eggs Recipe

Like I mentioned in a previous post, I am currently following a low-carb diet. This Assyrian recipe is one of my favorite low-carb breakfast dishes. It’s very simple to prepare, and amazingly good!

Smoked Octopus

Smoked Octopus

A couple of times a year, Scott likes to surprise Nena by bringing home octopus to be smoked in our smoker. It was during a family vacation to Hawaii that she fell in love with “Smoked Tako”, which is what they call smoked octopus in Hawaii.

Argentinian Chimichurri  Sauce

Argentinian Chimichurri Sauce

Chimichurri is a spicy and versatile Argentinian sauce that can be served as an accompaniment to various meats, poultry and seafood.