If you love rhubarb, but wisely watch your carb and sugar intake, then my Low Carb Rhubarb Dream Bars are just what you need. A buttery almond flour crust topped with rhubarb-studded custard balances sweet and the lovely tartness of rhubarb perfectly. Rhubarb is one of those things you either love or hate. I grew up loving it, while my dad hates it. I have very fond memories of mom… Continue Reading
Craving chocolate and nuts but want to stick to your healthy, sugar free lifestyle? Make these simple acai chocolate nut clusters in 30 minutes or less! To get the best superfood goodness make your own chocolate coating with metabolism-boosting coconut oil and raw cacao powder. But, store-bought, stevia sweetened chocolate chips work just fine. One of my favorite candies is chocolate covered peanuts. Especially when they’re in the form of… Continue Reading
Need an easy and beautiful low carb dessert? Try this easy Strawberry Mascarpone Tart! Sweet, creamy, no-bake mascarpone filling, nestled in a delicately cardamom-flavored almond flour crust, and topped with fresh berries. Perfect for Trim Healthy Mamas, low-carbers, and gluten-free eaters. There’s just nothing quite like fresh, juicy, sweet strawberries! They are absolutely best in-season and picked locally. If you have a U-Pick berry place near by, it’s absolutely worth… Continue Reading
Basil ice cream? Yes! Though this herb is mostly used for savory foods it’s also delightful churned into rich, creamy ice cream. It’s best (and quickest) with fresh basil leaves but you can also use dried. And, basil has some surprising health benefits so you should eat more of it, anyway 😉 Have you ever heard of basil ice cream? I confess, the first time I heard of this was… Continue Reading
Creamy, airy, lightly sweetened, and infused with vanilla bean, this sugar free vanilla bean mousse makes an elegant dessert for special occasions. Perfect with fresh berries, a sprinkle of cacao, or even espresso powder. Trim Healthy Mamas, this is a low carb S treat the whole family will enjoy! Mousse seems like a complicated, fancy French dessert but it’s really very easy to make. Some easy mousse recipes call for… Continue Reading
Rich, creamy, low carb cheesecake studded with chocolate chips on a peanut butter crust…no one will even suspect this delicious dessert is sugar free!