Hot Chocolate Ice Cream “lactose free”

I am a kid at heart.  I love some creamy hot chocolate.  Even better frozen.  So I have prepared a yummy treat to enjoy on these hot summer nights. Hot Chocolate Ice Cream 1 1/2 cups unsweetened almond milk (any lactose free milk you enjoy) 1/2 cup of heavy whipping cream (yes, this has very…

The Crust

Making pies has always been something I pride myself at.  I am one of those few people whom enjoy making the crust.  Though I am a perfectionist when it comes to any baking.  I have been known to throw out crust, that did not meet my expectations.   Making of the crust whom would think…

Love me some ice cream.

Did you hear about what Carrie Brown has published.  She has a new ice cream cookbook on “The Keto Ice Cream Scoop”.  Its filled with marvelous creations of creamy deliciousness. Ice Cream has always been a love of mine, and more of a love now knowing I can incorporate it into my lifestyle.  I did…

Breakfast Bagel

This beauty was made with a gluten free bagel and homemade sausage, bacon and melted cheddar cheese. Makes a great breakfast sandwich to go.  Keto style!! Here is the recipe: Bagel 2 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese (frozen) * 2 oz cream cheese 3/4 cup almond flour 1/2  cup gluten free sorghum flour 1/4 cup…

Pumpkin Donuts

My daughter had her sprinkle for her son who is going to be a new addition to the family.  She decided to theme it with donuts and sprinkles.  I brought my chocolate donuts with sprinkles (note: chocolate donut recipe is already on my blog) and I brought pumpkin donuts being my daughter loves pumpkin everything….

Nacho’s Keto Style

I generally try to prepare a menu for the week.  That way if it was a long day, and I generally have the idea of not knowing what I want for dinner.  I can have the meat thawed out, or purchased and in the house. Hungry for Mexican!  While following the Keto lifestyle there is…

Do you smell it?

Please share and join me with this hot bread that just arrived out of the oven, the smell and aroma fill the house.  This hot bread is calling the butter for them both to meet.  As your tongue and taste buds are salivating you are about to bite into a piece of hot bread and…

Hot Summer-cool/salad #5

Is it beginning to get a little cooler?  Having a salad to cool the hot summer days is just what is needed.  Here is a Tuna Salad that will fill your tummy and help you relax from the heat. Julie’s Tuna and Olive Salad. Serves 2 Salad 3 cups of mixed greens 1 cup chopped…

Hot Summer-cool/salads #4

Something is something light is what’s needed when we get home from work and don’t want to be in the hot kitchen after work, before work.  Just to keep cool.   I made another easy dish that is easy to plate and enjoy. I made a plate of sliced sugar-free turkey, avocado, goat cheese with…

Hot summer- cool/salads #3

Here in Michigan, the weather has been beautiful, living near the lake we tend to not have so much of the humidity.  That can quickly change.  Here is another simple, light and filling meal. Humidity, sweating, too hot, sizzling, need coolness.  Here is a sexy version of the Caprese salad.  I love avocado and replacing cheese…

Hot summer/cool salads #2

Summer-time now that July is coming to a close and August is setting in.  Which means if you live in certain parts of the world, this is starting to humid and hot.  So preparing meals that are cool and keeps you from slaving in a hot kitchen. Wedge salads are my new favorite.  There simple…

Hot summer/cool salads #1

No matter where you live; there is a time that it’s just too hot to turn the oven on.  I hear my mother in law lips utter cool and crisp salads.   Being there is so many choices of putting a salad together can seem easy. I wanted to share some recipes for some salads…