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Shrimp & Sausage Cajun “Pasta” with Butternut Squash

I’m trying something new, Foodies. No more than two paragraphs before we get to the recipe! I used to be a “tell your entire life story before giving up the recipe” sort of person. That is…until I started using other people’s recipes. Sorry, but it’s ERKY to have to scroll through 17 pages of musings in order to get the …

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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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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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The wonder and magic of Shakshuka

It’s about time for me to admit it. I like food with unique names. Shakshuka. Like…when you say that to someone not in the know, their first reaction is, “Whaaaaaa?” And I LOVE THAT! Also, I love trying foods from different cultures. I always learn something about food and myself by doing so. That, Foodies, is a big part of the …

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Easy Weeknight Steak Fajita Skillet

First, a bit of terminology clarification. For me, “weeknight” in a recipe title has a really specific meaning. Because I’m not the kind of person who actually likes to cook on weeknights. However, I’m not always that person who likes to prep food on the weekends either. So weeknight meals are actually a thing in my household. To me a perfect weeknight …

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Sugar-Free Egg Nog with Added Protein

This post is NOT sponsored by Sola, but I use it in the recipe. It’s a great sweetener that I like a lot (read my review!)  Why didn’t any of you tell me eggnog was so easy to make? Like seriously…of all the things I’ve made from scratch this was one of the simplest to execute. But it does require you …

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No-Flour, Sugar-Free Snickerdoodles

This cookie recipe is a part of the 2018 Bariatric Foodie No-Flour, Sugar-Free Cookie Collection, sponsored by Sola. Click here to get back to the full collection! Indulge me a soapbox moment. Nothing gets my yoga pants in a bunch like when I look at a snickerdoodle recipe and it is missing THE one ingredient that makes a snickerdoodle a …

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