Fake Italian, Low-Carb style

I love Italian food but no one would mistake me for anything other than British so I have to be honest and call this fake Italian.  Also, there’s no pasta so that’s another vote for the fake title.  Now that we’ve gotten through the disclosures let me tell you that this is one tasty dish….

Soup: It’s What’s for Dinnner

We’ve had several cold rainy days and there’s more to come.  Sounds like soup weather to me!  I have a little of this and some of that in my pantry and refrigerator and I was sure I could find something that I could use to make into a tasty batch of soup for dinner.  Here’s…

Not your usual Risotto.

Risotto — that lovely creamy rice dish.  So delicious.  So filled with carbs and fat.  So what’s a risotto loving girl to do? I decided to try something that I’ve heard about — cauliflower “rice” “risotto”.  Is it rice?  No, it isn’t.  Is it smooth and creamy?  Sort of.  Is it tasty?  Actually, it is…

4 Ingredient Salsa

I love reading other blogs.  I read some that are considered lifestyle blogs.  There are several personal style blogs that I enjoy as well as some that are rather eclectic (kind of like this one.)  And then there are the food blogs.  I stole this recipe from one of those. The post was for their…

Krispy Lunch Pickles

I grew up in a home where canning and pickling were a normal Summer activity. One thing we always made were a variety of bread and butter pickles — Krispy Lunch Pickles. I used Armenian Cucumbers for my pickles.  They were one of Mom’s favorite for these pickles because they always stay crisp and have…