Breaking A Stall: Keto Myth vs Fact

The beef and butter fast. The egg fast. Exogenous ketones you drink, and break the bank to buy. Gimmicks. Quick fixes. Snake oil sales. People are still believing nonsense. Now there IS such a thing as a fast in which you consume mostly fat to jumpstart ketosis, but only in combination with a lack of…

It’s Like A Potato Chip!

If you miss potato chips, do I have a video for you! Crunchy keto crackers with a 5-minute prep time, made from cheese, sour cream and milled flaxseed. Amazing! Go for it. You can do this, Keto Warriors! If you’re new to keto, please poke around the blog. I am pretty much a newbie, so…

Keto Avocado Toast

If you’re feeling left out of the hipster $15 avocado toast craze, fear not! You can do it Keto Style, for a fraction of the cost, and you won’t be messing with insulin spikes because of all the gluten-loaded bread. Here is what you do: Make fathead dough flatbread. Spread on ripe avocado. Eat. Okay,…

Breaking News Re: Fathead Pizza Dough

Freezing Fathead Pizza Dough! I’m not talking about the raw ball of dough to cook later. I mean the cooked wedges or rectangles or circles of fathead goodness that you can pull right from the freezer, top, heat and eat! I’m certainly not the first to discover this, but an experienced keto blogger had yet…

4-Step Tarragon Mushroom Keto Quiche

  I hate doing dishes, so if I can reduce the number of pots and pans and bowls and spoons and whisks when cooking, you bet your dishwasher I am going to do it, as in the case with this 4-step keto quiche. And because it is low-carb quiche, we’re not bothering with a crust….

Cheers to Keto Cocktails!

Can you drink, imbibe, partake of a cocktail on the keto diet? Probably one of the more common questions. The answer to all questions is: you can do anything you want. But what are the consequences? Will it throw you out of ketosis? That, like all things, depends on your total carb count, your activity…

Stocking Your Keto Kitchen

Keto can be overwhelming, but once you know some basics, you can start simply and incorporate more as you go. Every keto kitchen needs a few staples: the proper fats and oils (coconut oil, avocado oil, grass-fed butter, olive oil for low heat use), mineral salt to replace lost electrolytes (losing potassium, magnesium and salt…

One-Pan Dinner: Keto Sloppy Joes!

Flavors from India make these sloppy joes zing! This is an easy, fast keto meal with a real twist on traditional sloppy Joes. And it works for families with non keto eaters in the house. In the video, which is only a minute long, I misspoke when I said olive oil. I meant avocado oil….