Skip to Content

Low Carb Sliders: Picnics or Game Nights

Burger buns are not allowed on a low carb or slow carb diet, not even mini buns for sliders.  That doesn’t mean however that you can’t enjoy great tasting sliders at your next cookout or outdoor party.  Liven up the little mini-burgers with some salty, crispy bacon and some creamy avocados and you won’t miss …

Read More about Low Carb Sliders: Picnics or Game Nights

Rhubarb Custard with Nut Streusel Topping: No Water Bath

Rhubarb season is brief and there are so many delicious sweet and savory rhubarb dishes to make. This tangy-sweet dish can be enjoyed as a sweet-tart custard or as a sweeter rhubarb crisp. I’ve also added whipped cream to the leftovers and made it into an adapted “eton mess”. Try it in all three versions! …

Read More about Rhubarb Custard with Nut Streusel Topping: No Water Bath

3 Seafood Platters: Tinned Fish, Cold Platter, or Seafood Tower

Those of us who like to host during the holidays will know the struggle between wanting to serve something fancy and keeping things stress free. Here are 3 DIY seafood platters that range from an easy, inexpensive tinned seafood plate to a cold platter with shellfish to a luxury platter or tower for the seasoned …

Read More about 3 Seafood Platters: Tinned Fish, Cold Platter, or Seafood Tower

Best 10 Herbs to Grow for Homemade Herbal Tea Blends

Loose-leaf teas and expensive organic blends of tea are all the rage, but did you know there’s a cheaper (and more fun!) alternative? Most of the popular herbs used for herbal teas (better known as tisane) are actually a breeze to grow at home. Homegrown herbal tea blends are infinitely more fresh, which means more …

Read More about Best 10 Herbs to Grow for Homemade Herbal Tea Blends

Comprehensive Guide to the Pesco Mediterranean Diet?

The Main Points Before noting health benefits or weight loss success of the Pesco Mediterranean, here is a summary of the key components: It is a plant-rich diet (lifestyle) It is rich in tree nuts Fish and seafood are the principle source of animal food The principle fat source is extra-virgin olive oil (EVOO), but …

Read More about Comprehensive Guide to the Pesco Mediterranean Diet?

15 Unique Ways to Use Jams with Food & Drink

Jams, jellies and chutneys can definitely go beyond toast and add interest and deliciousness to many different baked goods, holiday food boards, or savory sauces. Here is a list of more than 15 ways to use jams and jellies to enhance your recipes in the easiest way possible. 1. Easy Appetizers Quick & Easy: Recommended …

Read More about 15 Unique Ways to Use Jams with Food & Drink