No-Flour, Low-Sugar Coconut Macaroons

These cookies are part of the Bariatric Foodie 2019 No-Flour, Low-Sugar Cookie Collection. Click here to get back to the full collection! So…I already have a coconut macaroon cookie recipe. But I saw this one and I could not resist! I’d been meaning to re-photograph my macaroons anyway (I’ve progressed as a food blogger, ya see?) but my cookies were …

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No-Flour, Low-Sugar Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

This recipe is part of the Bariatric Foodie 2019 No-Flour, Low-Sugar Cookie Collection. Click here to get to the full collection! So this whole idea seemed kinda bougie to me. But I do have to admit that part of it was because of the complete “pumpkin spice-ification” of America every fall. I mean seriously! Everything from toothpaste to toilet paper …

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No-Flour, Low-Sugar Classic Roll-out Cookies

This cookie is a part of the Bariatric Foodie 2019 No-Flour, Low-Sugar Cookie Collection. Click here to get back to the full collection! First let’s address the elephant in the room. Yes. I know I suck at cookie decorating. I’m aware of it, ok? You want the cookies to taste good or look good in a picture?!? Sorry. I get …

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The 2019 Bariatric Foodie No-Flour Low-Sugar Cookie Collection

I know I say this every year but…COOKIES! This is honestly one of my favorite projects to work on each year. Not only because making small-batch, no white flour, no sugar added cookies is a challenge my brain likes, but also because…cookies are fun, right? At least that’s how I have always felt. In this year’s collection, I tried to …

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Product Review: BariatricPal French Vanilla Caramel Soft Calcium Chews

This product review was sponsored by BariatricPal. All opinions are my own.  Aw yeah! BariatricPal has thrown its hat into the ring with its very own soft calcium chew! I’m so excited. Mostly because every other BariatricPal brand product I have tried so far has been legit. Still, I don’t want to put the cart before the horse, Foodies. We …

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Product Review: Nutri-Noodles Soybean Fettuccine

This product review was sponsored by NutriNoodle. All opinions are my own. So this Nutri-Noodle review starts out, as so many of my posts do, with a caveat. This is a review in progress! BariatricPal sent me literally the entire line of Nutri-Noodle products, which included even more than what you see here. But if you’ve followed Bariatric Foodie for some …

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Keto-friendly Scotch Eggs

(This post contains Amazon affiliate links. That means if you click the links, and then order something from the Amazon website, Bariatric Foodie will receive a small commission, which helps this website keep the lights on. After reading this post, I hope you can appreciate why that’s helpful!) The first thing you need to know about Scotch Eggs are…it’s all …

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Low-Carb Game-time Grub: Cauliflower Nachos

Cauliflower nachos. Because…why the heck not? During football season, nachos are a game-time favorite. But those tortilla chips? Eh. We can do better. Plus, cauliflower seems to be having a heydey in the world of low-carb eating. With the rise of the ketogenic (keto) diet and its emphasis on fat and protein over carbohydrates, the cauliflower fits into the perfect …

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Three books that changed the way I think about my body and food

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Fun fact about me. I think a LOT. Especially when it comes to the journey to better health. I think about what made me get obesity in the first place, what events in my life formed my attitudes around food and eating, what I think about my body, why sometimes it’s very easy to control what I eat while at …

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