Low Carb Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

I decided to change things up on the dessert end this week. I will be making more ice cream, but I wanted to do something different. This week I started working some evenings on the house because we are getting close. The countertops are in the kitchen as well as a working sink and dishwasher. [...]

Lower Carb Pumpkin Cranberry Cake

I've made pumpkin desserts and cranberry desserts.  I have not made a dessert with both pumpkin AND cranberry.  If they are both good on their own, maybe they would be great together.  This is what I plan to make.  I got the idea when I came across a recipe for Pumpkin and Cranberry Cake from [...]

Spaghetti Squash Lasagna with Pumpkin Marinara Sauce

One thing that I don't do with my cooking, if you haven't noticed already, is cook with pasta.  There are two reasons: I am gluten-free and the calories aren't worth it.  Pasta, either gluten-free or not is about 200 calories per cup.  No nutritional value.  Luckily, Tony and I don't crave pasta at all.  That's [...]

A Thanksgiving inspired beef stew

I was looking up a recipe to adjust for you this week, but found that I ended up developing my own instead.  I had some leftovers to use.  No, not turkey but the other half of a beef roast from another recipe.  The recipe also called for canned cranberry sauce, which is terrible.  If I [...]