Spicy Black Bean Soup

One of my readers sent me this recipe a while back, and I pulled it out over the weekend. It turned out really well, my only tip is to make sure the beans are cooked fully! It’s a hearty, filling, spicy soup (the spice can be modified to your taste) that I could see myself […]

Easy Slow Carb Vegetable Stock Recipe

The best way to add some variety to those lentils you’re likely or supposed to be consuming every day: stock and spices.   With those two additions, they’re actually  quite addicting. Now, two quick confessions. I normally prefer meat stock to veggie stock Until I started Slow Carb, I’d never made my own stock before. Prior to […]

Slow-Carb Recipes for Chicken: 30 Different, Totally Delicious Recipes

photo credit: ruben alexander Not too long ago, I talked about eggs. Today we talk about the chicken. So I guess we have that answer! One of the easiest and most versatile proteins you’ll find on the slow-carb diet is chicken. I find it’s the quickest way to a solid slow-carb meal when I don’t […]

Slow Carb Friendly Asian Lettuce Cups with Spicy Ground Turkey Filling

One of the main challenges with a Slow or Low Carb diet is having the right food prepared and handy,especially if you work in an office with not too many diet-friendly options for take away nearby.  For that reason, I’m always on the lookout for meals that “pack well” for lunches. I discovered this recipe […]

3-Minute Slow Carb Lunch

This was originally posted on The Slow Carb Foodie. The content has been slightly modified from its original and appears here with permission. The author is Laura D. This is the furthest thing from gourmet, but it’s a very quick lunch that I’ll make when I don’t have much time. Start-to-finish, I can prep and […]