Sugar-Free Sandwich Cookies

Sugar Free Sandwich Cookies

Lately I’ve been craving sandwich cookies (Oreo’s). Not good!! I’ve tried a few of the recipes that are floating around the internet and couldn’t find one that worked for us. Of course there aren’t any pre-made with low carb flours or stevia as the sweetener, so I had to find a way to make myRead more

Cottage Style Vanilla Ice Cream

Cottage Style Vanilla Ice Cream

This cottage style vanilla ice cream is another classic flavor that can be made to keep on hand for those late night/summer day ice cream cravings. A few days ago I posted about cottage style chocolate ice cream if that is more your style. One of the nicest things about these recipes is that theyRead more

Cottage Style Chocolate Ice Cream

Cottage Style Chocolate Ice Cream (2)

When I was little we would go to Kansas every summer to visit my Grandma. It was quite the trip to pack our family into a 1970’s Volkswagen Bus. One of my fondest memories of those trips was making ice cream in my grandma’s old fashioned ice cream freezer. You had to hand crank it. Read more

How I Keep Things Simple

Keep Things Simple

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Sometimes when we start new things we get overwhelmed with the desire to try everything all at once. The biggest thing I have learned in the past year following Trim Healthy Mama is to Keep Things Simple. Seriously, there is a pitfall to trying all the great recipes found onlineRead more

Sugar Free Coconut Carrot Cake

Sugar Free Coconut Carrot Cake

With Easter fast approaching I needed to find a carrot cake recipe that would make my family happy as well as meet the needs of my Trim Healthy Mama journey.  This Sugar Free Coconut Carrot Cake is a keeper for sure. It is studded with carrots and is moist with hints of cinnamon, ginger andRead more

Low Carb Pretzel Dippers

Low Carb Pretzel Dippers

Deciding to go low carb “ish” made life a little different in the snack arena. Gone were the salty crunchy pretzel sticks that I really love.. or so I thought … after a bit of experimentation these low carb pretzel dippers were born and have become one of our favorite go to snacks. I triedRead more

Sugar Free Strawberry Kefir Ice Cream

Sugar Free Strawberry Kefir Ice Cream

I was lucky enough to have someone gift me some milk kefir grains. They have been fermenting away and I’ve gotten quite the supply of kefir for my smoothies, salad dressings as well as enough to try making some sugar free strawberry kefir ice cream with it. I love the Tummy Tucking Ice Cream fromRead more

Sugar Free Cream Filled Snack Cakes

Sugar Free Cream Filled Snack Cakes

As we all know my dearest husband is a snack cake lover. I’ve been making lots of different twinkie styled snack cakes for him. These Sugar Free Cream Filled Snack Cakes are for the ladies at our local Trim Healthy Mama meeting in Crystal Lake, IL. If you live close enough to attend we wouldRead more