Category Archives: Low-Carb

When Lamb Is Cheaper than Beef (Updated)

Original Post: So, I picked up this gorgeous 2.2 lb boneless leg of lamb roast at Costco this morning. I also picked up a tub of tzatziki sauce/dip and marinated the lamb in it for a couple of hours. Now … Continue reading

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When Lamb Is Cheaper than Beef

So, I picked up this gorgeous 2.2 lb boneless leg of lamb roast at Costco this morning. I also picked up a tub of tzatziki sauce/dip and marinated the lamb in it for a couple of hours. Now I’m just … Continue reading

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#LowCarbRecipe: Easy Beef Stroganoff (with Green Beans)

I was in a rush last night and needed something quick and hearty that I could make for lunches the rest of this week and next (the last two weeks I’ll be working in an office—starting June 8, I’ll be … Continue reading

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Everyday Superhero Training

Hey, all! More recipes coming soon. But in the meantime, I’d love to introduce you to my personal trainer, Julian, who has started his own YouTube Channel. I know he intends to post some short videos a couple of times … Continue reading

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#Low-Carb Recipe: Bacon-Wrapped, Jalapeno-Popper-Stuffed Chicken

I’m always on the lookout for new and interesting recipes that not only bring together some of my favorite flavors, but which put an interesting and unique spin to boring old boneless, skinless chicken meat. For my meal plan this … Continue reading

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#LowCarb Recipe: Roasted Parmesan-Crusted Zucchini

I spend so much time concentrating on finding recipes for and making main dishes that I have to force myself to look for and try recipes for low-carb side dishes. It gets really old just opening up a can of … Continue reading

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#LowCarb Recipe: Greek Yogurt- and Mustard-Marinated Lamb

Lamb is one of my favorite proteins to eat (duck is another—I know, I have very expensive tastes!), and to me, Greek-style flavors seem to go really well with it. So while I’m sure this isn’t authentically Greek (thus my … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the week!

I mentioned in the previous post that I spent the morning meal planning. Now it’s time to start cooking! While about half of what I have planned are old favorites that I’ve already posted, I’m really excited about some of … Continue reading

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#LowCarb Recipe: Breakfast Sausage Meatballs

For years and years and years, both when I’m sticking to my low-carb lifestyle and when I’m not, I typically eat the same thing for breakfast every morning: sausage. For the most part, I do smoked link sausage, the kind … Continue reading

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#LowCarb Tom Kha Gai, a.k.a., Thai Coconut Chicken Soup

Over the past couple of years, I’ve fallen in love with Thai food—there’s an excellent restaurant in my neighborhood where I’ve quite enjoyed experimenting and trying different dishes/flavors. The first dish I fell for, though, was Tom Kha Gai—spicy coconut … Continue reading

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