Luscious Lemon Yogurt Recipe

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This luscious lemon yogurt recipe is actually the invention of my son.  We both LOVE lemon desserts, but who needs a dessert when you can quickly mix up this Luscious Lemon Yogurt!  Even if you’re not a big fan of yogurt, you’ll be amazed at the way the zing of the lemon dances with the…

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Lemon Poppyseed Muffin in a Mug

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This (low carb) lemon poppyseed muffin is one of my favorite ways to start my day.  Lemons and poppyseeds make me cheerful. This is a really quick recipe to toss together, and you can either bake it up in the oven (in regular muffin cups…it will make 3 muffins), or microwave it in a mug…

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Low Carb Pancake Recipe

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 Low carb pancakes were not on my radar screen last year, but since starting a low glycemic and controlled carb diet (Trim Healthy Mama), I was determined to find a way to carry on our Saturday brunch tradition.  The Trim Healthy Pancake recipe (E) in their book was good, but eggs and bacon were an…

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Sugar Free Berry Syrup Recipe

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This sugar free syrup recipe is a weekly staple in my kitchen.  This completely guilt-free sweet, tangy, berry goodness tops my Greek yogurt snacks; my pancakes; my lovely muffin creations from the recipes in  Trim Healthy Mama (book review here).   And it does not stick to the muffin tops, if you get my drift….

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Granola Bar Recipe


This is the granola bar recipe of my dreams. I’d been on the hunt for a way to make my own granola bars for a couple of years now.  I kept finding recipes that required lots of ingredients, and too many steps.  Like “Make a double batch of granola, and then use it to make…

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Scone Recipe: Oatmeal Scones with lemon poppyseed


In my quest for the perfect scone recipe, I discovered this lovely Scottish variation using oats.  Think oatmeal cookie meets scone.  The oats add something homey and filling, and make this recipe a healthy breakfast choice.  So I should feel no guilt whatsoever about piling them high with lemon curd or jam, right?  Right. Today,…

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