Low Carb & Gluten Free

Restaurant Style Filet Mignon

No Introduction Needed This herb butter topped restaurant style filet mignon needs no introduction.  It stands on it’s own.  No story needed.   Because there’s no need to fire up the grill, it’s perfect for any time of year, regardless of rain, shine, snow, or […]

Parsley Mussel Salad from Marseilles

Parsley Mussel Salad from Marseilles

Click here to go straight to the recipe: Parsley Mussel Salad “My mom makes the best mussel salad!”  Claudie said as she dialed France.   Her dad answered and I heard was… Actually, it was all in French so I can’t tell you what I heard, but she got […]

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A Gazpacho Recipe to Die For – Women on the Verge

A Gazpacho Recipe to Die For – Women on the Verge

To get right to the point… er recipe: Gazpacho Recipe Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, written and directed by Pedro Almodovar, is a seriously funny film.  I can’t eat gazpacho without thinking about it.  In the movie, the wife and mistress, plot […]

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Inspired Sous Vide Fried Chicken Salad

Inspired Sous Vide Fried Chicken Salad

Mikey made me a Fried Chicken Salad that was over the top.  The chicken is so juicy, crispy, and hot over buttermilk herb ranch laced bib lettuce.  And those crunchy sweet potato straws?!! Love those!!!

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Goddess Salad with Chicken and Goat Cheese

When I was a single mom, I practically lived on this fresh salad with chicken and goat cheese.  This is a great use for left over rotisserie chicken, baked chicken, or “Hey, look! I found a can of chicken in the back of the pantry […]

Tuscan Salad with Oven Finished Steak with Herb Butter

Tuscan Salad with Oven Finished Steak with Herb Butter

A little while ago, I was able to talk my friend Ann out of the office.  She came over for lunch and I got to hear all about her family trip to Tuscany this past summer.  This is the inspired grilled Tuscan Salad with Steak we had for our own power lunch (minus the martinis).

 

Tuscan Salad with Steak

Chicken Broth… uh Stock?

Chicken Broth… uh Stock?

For years I’ve used chicken broth and chicken stock interchangeably when adding them to a recipe.  For the most part, when I’ve used the store bought variety of either, the difference between the two was negligible.  But with the bone broth resurgence, it begs the question: what is […]

Keto Hot Cocoa & Homemade Marshmallows

Keto Hot Cocoa & Homemade Marshmallows

I love love LOVE the first snow fall of the season.  Usually we get our first real snow around Christmas or New Year’s Eve.  Every now and then we’ll get hit around Thanksgiving, but that’s rare.  Any snow before the 3rd of January is fun. […]