"One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating." - Luciano Pavarotti

Food and Health

Some recipes below are vegetarian, some are low-carb. Some are neither, but I love 'em anyway. If you eat meat but want to use the low-carb recipes, just add meat.

I must give a Large Public and Heartfelt THANK YOU to Megan for creating many of the low carb recipes on this site. Her outstanding experiments have made me the happiest guinea pig in history!

UPDATE a couple of years after going Low Carb - High Fat as a lifestyle choice :

After losing 27 pounds of yucky belly fat over 21 days (and that is not a typo) I have found that I am becoming less insulin resistant all the time. Translation: I can now eat twice the carbs (some days rather more than that!) I could last year and the weight is not coming back. My "incurable" hypoglycaemia disappeared on day 6 of eating low-carb & high fat and has never returned. Cravings for bread (my big weakness before) is still gone. Donít get me wrong, I still love breadÖ or at least like it a lot, but I donít care anymore if I have it. My energy is still high; my bad cholesterol is still low, and I still sleep better than at any time in my life. And yeah, I still eat low carb/high fat. :D

Big Fat Fiasco

Low Carb Eating

The Sugar We REALLY Eat

Why Carbohydrates Cause Weight Gain and Fats Donít

Morning Smoothies


Low Carb Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Fast and Easy Low-Carb Coconut Chocolate Treat

Low Carb Pizza Dough - The newest, and my favorite, version

Pasta-less vegetarian, low-carb lasagna

Vegetarian Cabbage Rolls 
Two versions, both vegetarian, one low carb!

Low Carb Bread Rolls & Loaf

Low Carb "Flavours of Jamaica" Banana Bread Muffins

Low Carb Vegetarian Fried Chicken, Biscuits & Gravy

Cauliflower & Spinach Frittata, low-carb and vegetarian

Spinach, Apple & Almond Salad

Low-Carb Vegetarian Chicken Florentine

No, I'm not a person that thinks fish is "vegetarian" (if it's not a plant or a rock, it's pretty much meat) but a lot of people eat fish and these are very low carb ways of enjoying it.

Low Carb Salmon Patties

Low Carb Tuna and Cucumbers

Vegetarian, not low-carb, but I like 'em.

Pancakes - These are so good and I'm working on a low carb version that will taste the same.

Vegetarian Chili
The lazy way. With low-carb hints.

Vegetarian Stews

Vegetarian Oven Cooked Rice

GMO Foods:
GMO videos - Stuff you'll want to know
Non GMO Shopping website

Institute for Responsible Technology
Food Democracy

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