Quick & Easy Meals · Snacks & Appetizers · Soup

Easy Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

Have you had a Shrimp Cocktail at your favorite Mexican restaurant? We are pretty much creatures of habit and order the same thing each time. But there was one time when we were working in Georgia and a bunch of us went to a Mexican restaurant on a Saturday evening. We must have been celebrating… Continue reading Easy Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

Kitchen Tips & Ideas · Organization

Easy Freezer Organization

I spent the afternoon recently cleaning out, straightening up, reorganizing two freezers. It would have taken much longer, had I not had some basic organization in place already. After the initial organizing a couple of years ago, I've made a couple of small  changes to get where they are now. It has worked well for… Continue reading Easy Freezer Organization

Diet · Side Dishes · Snacks & Appetizers

Black Bean Salsa with Corn

I'd love this stuff even if I wasn't eating Low Carb! Black Bean Salsa is a healthy snack dip when served with fried pork skins or a wonderful side dish to serve in place of coleslaw with grilled chicken sandwiches. Skip the bun for low carb. The fact that it only takes a few minutes… Continue reading Black Bean Salsa with Corn

Kitchen Tips & Ideas · Meal-Prep

Berry Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

We have been on a major salad kick lately. Since we are making a conscious effort to eat more salad and more fruit, I decided to combine the two to make a delicious fruit salad on a bed of chopped lettuce and use up the rest of that bottle of store bought Poppy Seed dressing… Continue reading Berry Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Diet · Kitchen Tips & Ideas · Sweets & Treats

Low Carb (Keto-friendly) Fruit Crisp

I have finally found a dessert that satisfies my sweet tooth and is still LOW CARB! It is super easy to make and can be made with different fruits. I chose to make this half blackberry and half strawberry, because Hubby prefers strawberries over blackberries. Pin to read later I have not fully embraced the… Continue reading Low Carb (Keto-friendly) Fruit Crisp