Author: Auntie Blues

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Low Carb Cherry Cheesecake Mousse

One very, very humid day, I decided to make a nice batch of cherry Jello.  Since I have zero patience, of course I decided to use the Quick Set method (you know, boiling water followed by ice cubes, then stir-stir-stir).  Well… something went wrong.  Something went waaaaay wrong & my Jello came out much, much too soft. Now, I was raised to believe that wasting food was a terrible sin.  In fact, the respect for the sanctity of food went so far...

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Low Carb Stuffed Artichoke Recipe (& how to make a norm-carb one, too)

Low Carb Stuffed Artichokes Ahhh, stuffed artichokes! The Italian word for artichokes (plural) is carciofi… we always called them something like “Kachoffs.”   I cut my baby teeth on those suckers.  They always found a place on the table for special occasions, especially holidays.  Paper grocery bags were placed strategically around the table to hold the discarded leaves after the magnificence had been scraped off between our front teeth.  And then… and THEN!!!!  Nirvana… you would reach the bottom (which my Dad...

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Cod A’ la Andy (cod w/ tomatoes & onions)… Delicious, Nutritious & Low Carb

When I was growing up, my Mom did most of the cooking.  Because Dad was too busy hunting, gathering and fighting off the dinosaurs, of course!  Ha!  Now Mom was an awesome cook, but when Dad stepped up to the stove, you knew something good was going to happen.  He was Italian, so that something almost always involved tomatoes or tomato sauce, garlic and oregano. Cod is such a wonderful fish, firm, tasty and not too “fishy.”  And I LOOOOOOVE that it’s...

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Are You Creative? Have You Ever Been Creative?

Is creativity just about art? Writing? Music? Design? Nah. It’s about life. It’s about pretty much everything.  Poke around a bit and find creative ideas on… Cooking/food:  A LOT of recipes & ideas, both healthy & ummm… not so much!  Because we all deserve to indulge now & then Arts/Crafts/DIY:   YES you CAN!!!!  Auntie Blues likes to keep it simple & fast Brain food to strengthen your mind & enhance your natural creativity And other fun stuff Don’t EVEN think you’re not the...

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