ridiculous pizza sauce

i apologize for how simple this--

'chapple' chutney

cherry apple chutney! whoo hooo

molton lava cake

gluten light sugar light molton lava cake for two


kale chips updated 12/15/13

 ~~kale chips~~
for the win!

does not interfere with my weight loss--important: crispy but fragile--i plate them, spoon the dip on, then fold or top with another chip--


spicey chocolate coffee--have it your way

i love flavored coffees but they might contain a little sugar so...

mini frittatas

getting up in the morning is most enjoyable when all i have to do is heat up a few of these 'cause he always has my coffee waiting for me

better brownies!

better than my other recipe ;)

chocolate pumpkin muffins

chocolate pumpkin muffins--light cupcakes--not pumpkin heavy--pumpkin lovely

wheat free pizza crust-updated 11/12/13

wow--traditional pizza with an untraditional crust--thrice baked and sits easy on the tummy too

chronotso-logical table of contents

table of contents in posted order


pre-diet days--pictures of strudel being made

fun pictorial--making 'magic'

ridiculous chocolate pecan cookies and almond coconut cookies

these cookies are dangerously close to busting the diet-- live on the edge but don't eat too many!

g's african sweet potato peanut butter soup

this soup is so unique, so incredibly good and inexpensive--i keep it stocked in the freezer most of the time--thank you, grace, for this recipe


skinny GF un-muffin

the key to success is to slice the single serve muffin like a baby pumpernickel bread!

lime curd cheesecake cupcakes

lime curd cheesecake cupcakes

almost too good to be true...

why this blog?

small batch baking and crunchy chip ideas for the weight conscious ~~
 keeping the joie in joie de vivre...
 one bite at at time ;)

kale chips


 ~~kale chips~~
for the win!

i could crunch these daily and not interfere with my weight loss--important: they are fragile--i plate them, spoon the dip on, then fold or top with another chip--

peanut butter cookies--flour free

simple and delicious

flour free brownies

the cocoa cleverly becomes 'the flour' in this recipe--

apple salad

i this apple salad i have it several times a week

tostadas

an incredibly versatile treat --make a snack of chips & dip, make a nacho meal with all the fixin's

fast food

i'm not talking micky d's here -- i'm talking when i need a meal fast without busting my diet -- for me half the battle is having a plan--

stevia and me-via ;)

i use stevia in my morning coffee and i bake with truvia -- some of the stevia products that i have tried taste outstandingly remarkably horridly disgusting--


diet tips that work for me

n.b in a week's time for most of these recipes i would make one sweet and one crunchy unless noted otherwise...maybe two sweet ones ;)

chocolate cups

my husband goes nuts for this--it's awesome and easy if you have a coupla ramekins or can fashion some--