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6 July, 2017

Smokey’s Moist and Simple Low-Carb Strawberry Pound Cake

Smokey’s Moist and Simple Low-Carb Strawberry Pound Cake
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Sometimes when we are drinking our morning coffee or looking for a snack, pound cakes sound very appetizing.  However, the carb counts are usually fairly high, dissuading us from eating them. Smokey’s Moist and Simple Low-Carb Strawberry Pound Cake allow us to satisfy our cravings, without adding those unnecessary carbs.  Our Pound Cake is moist,
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29 June, 2017

Smokey’s Delightful Low-Carb Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies

Smokey’s Delightful Low-Carb Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies
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Ever since we started substituting our Carbquik for flour, we have stumbled upon many low-carb recipes. We’ve used cream cheese to make cookies, but never with Carbquik.  We bought some strawberries  earlier in the day and thought we would attempt to make Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies. Well, our result was another super tasty cookie!  I think
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15 June, 2017

Giraffe’s Mini Low-Carb Cake-in-the-Cup

Giraffe’s Mini Low-Carb Cake-in-the-Cup
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 How many times after dinner, have you been watching television, when suddenly you begin to crave something sweet.  You don’t want to bake a cake or perform some time-consuming project. Instead, you wish something was instantly available for you to eat. Well, now there is…Giraffe’s Mini Low-Carb Cake-in-the-Cup takes less than 2 minutes to bake…in the microwave
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25 May, 2017

Giraffe’s Low-Carb Smothered Onion Gravy Burgers

Giraffe’s Low-Carb Smothered Onion Gravy Burgers
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Hearty, rich, and thick brown gravy has always been a favorite. However, with flour as one of it’s main ingredients, we’ve placed gravy on the back burner for quite awhile. Since discovering Carbquik, we thought we would attempt to make a low-carb gravy recipe of some sort.  Giraffe’s Smothered Low-Carb Onion Gravy Burgers came to
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4 May, 2017

Smokey’s Low-Carb Chocolate Cinnamon Cake Cookies

Smokey’s Low-Carb Chocolate Cinnamon Cake Cookies
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It’s cookie time again!! Our cravings we’re working in overtime last night. So, we decided to attempt another low-carb cookie recipe, with something chocolate.  Our end result was a piece of absolutely fabulous yummy chocolate divinity. These cookies are light, tasty, and fluffy and resemble chocolate cake, but in the form of a cookie. Each
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28 April, 2017

Smokey’s Saucy and Spicy Low-Carb Enchiladas

Smokey’s Saucy and Spicy Low-Carb Enchiladas
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Mexican Food Night is one of our favorites, especially with the upcoming Cinco De Mayo Holiday.  Our Enchilada Recipe is a low-carb alternative to the typical Mexican Restaurant carb-full Enchiladas.  Our enchiladas are made with tons of sour cream, shredded cheese, and various spices. We were delighted to discover this recipe through our fellow flight
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21 April, 2017

Smokey’s Low-Carb Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Smokey’s Low-Carb Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies
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If you love peanut butter cookies, we have a scrumptious and crumbly recipe for you! As you can tell through our recipes, peanut butter is definitely one of our favorite foods.  Whether it’s peanut butter pie, chocolate peanut butter cookies, or just plain peanut butter, we LOVE our peanut butter! You’ll love our recipe, as
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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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31 March, 2017

Giraffe’s Homemade Low-Carb Blueberry Muffins

Giraffe’s Homemade Low-Carb Blueberry Muffins
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Taking a bite from a moist and scrumptious blueberry muffin is a euphoric experience.  Especially, if it’s from a low-carb blueberry muffin. We’ve calculated each muffin to have about 2.5 grams of carbs each. We’re enjoying our Blueberry Muffins to the extent that we’re making a double batch every other day. The ingredients that we’re grabbing
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10 March, 2017

Smokey’s Low-Carb Chocolate Coconut Mascarpone Nuggets

Smokey’s Low-Carb Chocolate Coconut Mascarpone Nuggets
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Sometimes, all we need to satisfy a sugar craving, is a decadent nugget of richness. We really enjoy creating low-carb desserts, using cream cheese. However, we discovered that Mascarpone Cheese has zero grams of carbs and still offers creaminess and flavor. Our chocolate coated coconut Mascarpone nuggets are simply decadent and yummy, and remind us
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25 February, 2017

Giraffe’s Low-Carb Rich & Creamy Chocolate Mousse

Giraffe’s Low-Carb Rich & Creamy Chocolate Mousse
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We are constantly amazed at how many low-carb desserts taste as if they are made with real sugar. Our Low-Carb Rich & Creamy Chocolate Mousse is no exception! Upon completion of creating this fabulous dessert, we could have sworn that we were eating the filling of a cannoli or the top of a fancy dessert.
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18 February, 2017

Smokey’s Low-Carb Almond Butter Pie

Smokey’s Low-Carb Almond Butter Pie
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We love our desserts and are always craving something sweet.  This week, we went searching for a dessert to satisfy our cravings.  A sweet, rich, and creamy pie came to mind – Smokey’s Low-Carb Almond Butter Pie. We felt that using Almond Butter versus Peanut Butter, might be a little healthier, while maintaining our low
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10 February, 2017

Smokey’s Low-Carb Cheesy Ale Broccoli Soup

Smokey’s Low-Carb Cheesy Ale Broccoli Soup
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There’s nothing like a bowl of creamy and savory soup for lunch or dinner in cool temperatures. The most challenging part of making delicious, creamy, and tasty soup is doing so in a low-carb setting. Well, we’ve decreased the carbs, simply by substituting grated Parmesan Cheese for the flour ~ simply delicious!!! Preparation time is
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7 January, 2017

Smokey’s Low-Carb Coconut Peanut Butter Cake Cookies

Smokey’s Low-Carb Coconut Peanut Butter Cake Cookies
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Many of us are very familiar with those nighttime sugar cravings. You’re watching television, reading a book and those cravings seem to creep around the corner. Instead of heading to the refrigerator and grabbing chocolate or something full of sugar, you decide to look towards Smokey and Giraffe’s Low-Carb Kitchen for their next Low-Carb dessert
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10 December, 2016

Giraffe’s Low-Carb Eggceptional Bread

Giraffe’s Low-Carb Eggceptional Bread
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Who doesn’t love bread??  ((Sigh))  The buttery rich flavor…the aroma of the bread baking in the oven….Yum! That being said, bread was one of the most difficult foods to eliminate from our diets. However, our Eggceptional Bread will bring fluffy and tastiness back into your palettes, without the unwanted carbs.  Preparation time is a mere
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10 September, 2016

Smokey’s Crustless Quiche

Smokey’s Crustless Quiche
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Whether you’re craving eggs for breakfast or breakfast for dinner, our Crust-less Quiche will hopefully, entice your palate.   We don’t eat eggs on a daily basis and every once in a while, we’ll crave a decadent dish like quiche.  We like to spice up our recipe by adding a smoky tomato flavor.  This dish has
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