Low Carb

Pork Carnitas

It's Low Carb Monday and this is one of my favorite low carb options that you can fix in the crock pot! This pork carnitas recipe is a very flexible in that you can make pork tacos with low carb tortillas, use the meat on a salad, or mix it with salsa and eat it alone...

Philly Cheesesteak Crustless Quiche

Philly Cheesesteak Crustless Quiche

I'm starting a new series here on Detours in Life called "Low Carb Monday". Each Monday, I will have a recipe for you that is low carb and yummy! The type of diet that I eat with my bariatric surgery requires me to be low carb and these dishes tend to be extremely...

Easy Shredded Chicken

Easy Shredded Chicken

As a southern cook, I fix a lot of casseroles. I began fixing more that included chicken, but wanted an easy way to get the shredded chicken cooked and ready to add to anything without having to go through the chore of cooking it the same day I needed it. At first, I...

Tomato Penne Pasta

Tomato Penne Pasta

I enjoy a good pasta dish that is simple with a few tomatoes and some shredded chicken for some additional protein. This dish is easy to fix on a weeknight and you can adjust the amount of heat you like by adding more or less of the red pepper flakes. The original...

Low Carb Crustless Pizza Quiche

Low Carb Crustless Pizza Quiche

Post weight loss surgery, I am to eat a low carb/high protein diet. That can be difficult at times, especially in the summer, when I don't want heavy protein foods. I found this light quiche and made it last night for dinner and it was yummy! You can play around with...

New Orleans Red Beans and Rice

New Orleans Red Beans and Rice

I love red beans and rice with lots of Cajun seasoning. I especially love something that is easy to get on the table in under 30 minutes. This is a recipe that I have had for years. It originally came from Weight Watchers and I have modified it a bit to our liking. It...

Turkey Sausage and Egg Casserole

Turkey Sausage and Egg Casserole

This is a great protein packed breakfast that doesn't take to long to prepare if you prep. I usually will fix the turkey sausage and the vegetables ahead of time and freeze in portions for one casserole. I usually will do this on the weekend while I'm cooking dinner...

WHISKY, BACON, AND CHEDDAR BURGERS!

WHISKY, BACON, AND CHEDDAR BURGERS!

Summer is just around the corner and that means it is time to start grilling! This new Whisky, Bacon, and Cheddar Burger is a great one to add to your grilling menu! I started out with 3/4 lb of 80/20 ground beef and mixed in all of my ingredients. Make sure to...

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