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18 May, 2017

Giraffe’s Creamy Low-Carb Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Giraffe’s Creamy Low-Carb Spinach and Artichoke Dip
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A few days ago, we were shopping at our local grocery store and came across our favorite Spinach Artichoke Dip. We wondered how difficult it would be to create our own low-carb version. Well, the low-carb version was not difficult at all to make and only required a few ingredients. After making our Creamy Low-Carb
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14 April, 2017

Smokey’s Scrumptious Low-Carb Mock Hash-Browns

Smokey’s Scrumptious Low-Carb Mock Hash-Browns
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Some days we miss the smell of hash-browns sizzling in the skillet, while other days we miss eating them. There’s nothing like a buttery, flakey, and crispy hash-brown to accompany your breakfast entrée. Who would imagine that a cauliflower hash-brown would taste identical to a potato hash-brown? I know we didn’t. However, our simple recipe
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3 December, 2016

Smokey’s Low-Carb Spinach Dip Stuffed Mushrooms

Smokey’s Low-Carb Spinach Dip Stuffed Mushrooms
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Here’s a great holiday recipe to share with your guests, when they drop by for the holidays.  This easy-to-make appetizer can also be sampled while having cocktails or simply by themselves. Preparation time is a mere 5 minutes and cooking takes only 15 minutes. Here’s our ingredients for our rich and tasty stuffed mushrooms: 1
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29 October, 2016

Smokey’s Scrumptious Low-Carb Egglets

Smokey’s Scrumptious Low-Carb Egglets
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Eggs are not just for breakfast anymore.  We enjoying making them for dinner or even appetizers, every once in awhile.  They’re creative and can be fun for for all.  You can add any vegetable or meat to these egglets and the outcome will be deeeeelish.  We like ours a very basic egglets, with mushrooms, bacon,
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1 October, 2016

Smokey’s Old World Faux Potato Latkes (Pancakes)

Smokey’s Old World Faux Potato Latkes (Pancakes)
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I had never tried or even heard of Potato Latkes,Yiddish for fried potato pancakes, until I met my husband.  However, through the years, I have tasted many variations or brands of Potato Latkes.  Some have been from scratch, others made from the box, or even from the frozen section of  local grocery stores. We have
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24 September, 2016

Giraffe’s Zesty Taco Soup

Giraffe’s Zesty Taco Soup
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We thought we’d spice up our dinner last night with something easy but hearty. So, we decided to cook one of our favorite soups – Giraffe’s Tangy Taco Soup.  This soup has an unbelievable taco flavor and like many of our other recipes only requires a handful of ingredients. 2 Pounds of Hamburger 1/2 Cup
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8 August, 2016

Giraffe’s Spectacular Creamed Spinach

Giraffe’s Spectacular Creamed Spinach
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We love our side dishes, especially our creamed spinach!  Years back, we ordered creamed spinach from one of our favorite restaurants.  And after one bite, well in love with its creaminess and overall, awesomeness. We tried to replicate the recipe, but couldn’t quite match the flavors.  So, we created our own, which is currently our
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