We just returned from a family vacation and it was a great one. As I was packing my stuff up for the trip, I realized that I’m a little high maintenance. It takes a very large cosmetics bag, just for my skincare items. I have a separate bag just for makeup and a few hair … More Are we there yet?
I’ve been struggling with keeping up with writing and the blog. Things just always seem to get in the way, or I just fail to take the time to sit down and do some writing. But when I don’t write, I still have all these ideas and posts I want to share floating through my … More And just like that, he’s gone
It’s Mother’s Day today! Let’s all take a moment to thank all the wonderful mothers in our lives and recognize just how special they are! My parents have been married almost 49 years! 49 years is a long, long time. One word that comes to mind when I think of my mom is Patience. She … More Patience!
Sometimes, I don’t even try to modify a recipe to make it low carb. I either want the real deal, or I don’t want it at all. But some recipes lend themselves so easily to be “ketofied” and I honestly don’t miss the original at all. This is one of those recipes. I’ve shared one … More Low Carb Maple Smokies for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, and anything in between!
Click Here for Recipe. Stick around for my rambling if you like! It’s March! One little semi-famous minty treat that comes around this time of year is the McDonald’s Shamrock Shake. If you are a milkshake drinker and lover of mint (like me), then this shake may call your name. But, if you look at … More Low Carb Shamrock Shake, if you’re feeling lucky!
One thing that I don’t like, is to be deprived. If someone tells me I can’t have something, my brain can’t seem to stop thinking about that one item. This is a big issue for me many times I’ve tried to eat healthier. If I limit myself to one meal or one day to splurge, … More Low Carb Pizza Dough – a dough that is worth so much!
When I was little, holidays were filled with multiple meals on Thanksgiving and Christmas. We were lucky to have such a large family close by and I had lots of cousins to enjoy those special memories with. Each year, we would get up and head to my great-aunt Bee’s for a noon feast. She had … More Pass the Birdseed! A Thanksgiving with traditions old and new!