Recipes

Gnocchi with Pesto Sauce and Green Beans

Gnocchi with Pesto Sauce and Green Beans

I had never had gnocchi until I discovered this recipe a few years ago. I have to admit, I love it! It is a quick side dish and could be used as the main dish, but it is a little heavy for the warmer months to be the main meal so we use it as a side. It is something...

Crock Pot BBQ Pork

Crock Pot BBQ Pork

Being a southern gal, I LOVE good BBQ. Sometimes getting out to get some good BBQ isn't always possible, so I went through several recipes until I found a good one that gave me the flavor that I loved. This recipe is a winner with a few modifications! To keep the...

Zesty Steamed Potatoes

Zesty Steamed Potatoes

This is one of the EASIEST side dish recipes EVER! I came across this years ago and when I'm in a pinch for a potato side dish, this is the one that always bails me out. The reason it is super fast? You steam it all in the microwave in ONE bag! Simple! The first thing...

Chicken Lo Mein – Low Carb Style

Chicken Lo Mein – Low Carb Style

This week on Low Carb Monday, we have another chinese dish that has noodles, of course Dreamfield's noodles to make sure it stayed low carb! This was an extremely easy and though I normally have more pictures of the cooking process for you, I actually burned my thumb...

Homemade Egg Rolls

I absolutely love egg rolls and at times, I worry about what might be in the egg rolls you purchase at the store. I really prefer to make things homemade when I can but I have to admit, I was a little intimidated by egg rolls. They just seem very particular and easy...

Spicy Szechuan Noodles Beef

Just because you are on a low carb diet doesn't mean you have to skip yummy dishes that include noodles. This Spicy Szechuan Noodles with Beef Sauce comes together nicely with Dreamfield's Pasta to keep the carb count low. This dish is relatively easy and on the table...

5 Cinco de Mayo Recipes

It is that time of year again, Cinco de Mayo and I wanted to share with you some of favorite mexican recipes here on Detours in Life. These are sure to be a hit for your Cinco de Mayo celebration, whether it is small or large! I hope you enjoy.  Restaurant Style...

Ham and Swiss Crustless Quiche

Ham and Swiss Crustless Quiche

Today on Low Carb Monday, I am bringing you another wonderful crustless quiche recipe. I had some ham left over from Easter and added in some swiss cheese to make a wonderful breakfast dish that gave me plenty of left overs for lunch too! Ham and Swiss Crustless...

Burrito Bowls

Burrito Bowls

It is almost time for Cinco de Mayo! This Burrito Bowl idea is so simple but creates a meal that will keep you full. The possibilities for toppings can be completely customized to your taste and heat level. I kept this very simple and used some rice, refried beans,...

Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs

On Low Carb Monday this week, we are heading back to the grill! It is spring and time to start grilling out some of those wonderful low carb dishes. This Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs is super easy and taste amazing! Even my ultra-picky husband loved it and wanted more....

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