Tempting & Delicious Gluten Free, Low Carb Recipes

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Apricot Cookie Bars – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Apricot Cookie Bars – Low Carb, Gluten Free

This recipe reminds me of my mom’s baking back in the day (before I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes nearly 25 years ago).  Her desserts always had layers of flavor and they weren’t overly sweet.  Instead they had a perfect sweetness and she often […]

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Low Carb, Gluten Free

This low carb, gluten free banana cake recipe uses bananas despite their natural higher carb count.  I love that the bananas don’t add many carbs to the final count since there are only two small ones in this entire recipe, but they do add tons […]

Rosemary Olive Bread – Low Carb, Gluten Free, Keto

Rosemary Olive Bread – Low Carb, Gluten Free, Keto

When I was a child my grandfather baked a loaf of herbed olive bread that made me fall head-over-heels in love with bread.  These days I try to limit my carb intake and my husband does too.  I wanted that comforting feeling of the warm […]

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

My family loves this low-carb, high-fiber twist on chocolate-covered strawberries! I was lucky enough to be asked to create several recipes for T1EverydayMagic.com. This was the last recipe for February but I’ll be back with more for them this summer! Enjoy! Just Click on the […]

Raspberry Vanilla Cake with Icing – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Raspberry Vanilla Cake with Icing – Low Carb, Gluten Free

This adorable cake was fun to make because you just push fresh raspberries upside down into the cake, right before baking. I wondered what would happen if I tried poking raspberries into my cake batter and was pleasantly surprised after experimenting. The raspberries get all […]

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cheesecake Balls – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cheesecake Balls – Low Carb, Gluten Free

These ganache-drenched bonbons are conveniently kid-sized but fancy enough for all ages. I look forward to having them in the fridge each day when I get home from work — the perfect little dessert to satisfy me without making me stress over my blood sugar. […]

Spinach Artichoke Dip Chicken Bake – Low Carb, Gluten Free, Keto

Spinach Artichoke Dip Chicken Bake – Low Carb, Gluten Free, Keto

This recipe was born out of my addiction to Spinach Artichoke Dip.   My husband used to make it for me every year.  We enjoyed the heck out of it but now we can’t have gluten and we limit carbs as much as we can.  We […]

Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken – Keto, Low Carb, Gluten Free

Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken – Keto, Low Carb, Gluten Free

What on earth could be better than slow cooker season? How about this dinner that is low in carbs & free from gluten?  I love Mexican food so when my husband decided to go with a slow cooker salsa verde chicken that could double as […]

Mushroom Swiss Burger Meatloaf

Mushroom Swiss Burger Meatloaf

Love French onion soup?  How about a mushroom swiss burger?  These flavors cozy up together in this meatloaf to make you feel instantly comforted.  My wizard of a husband created a Red Wine Brown Gravy (coming soon), to drizzle on top then added the Sour […]

Peppermint Kiss Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

Peppermint Kiss Cookies – Low Carb, Gluten Free

            Dear Christmas Cookies, I love you.  I have always loved you.  I look forward to you each holiday season with the anticipation of a child.  Too bad I don’t have the fancy pancreas I had as a child.  Since […]