Get Help for the Holidays, a Special Occasion, or Everyday Meals Right Here!

Got a special occasion coming up?

Need a few ideas for the holidays?

Maybe you're bored with breakfast and just want to know what else you can eat. Holiday foods aren't just for holidays when you're low carb!

Getting specific help for cooking low-carb meals often takes more than just a recipe. Plus, seeking out enough recipes to pull together for a family gathering or superbowl bash can be quite time consuming.

That's where we come in.

Here, you'll find an abundance of articles and blog posts that focus on:
  • popular holidays
  • special occasions
  • everyday meals
  • menus and templates
  • cooking without a recipe
  • helpful food tips and ideas for newbies
  • information on particular low-carb foods
  • low-carb nutrition
  • budget ideas
and much more!

If it has to do with low-carb food, and isn't a specific recipe, you'll probably find it here, although our food posts do contain super easy recipes and techniques.

Don't forget to also drop by our low-carb recipe page for more ideas.

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Holidays and Special Occasions

Low-Carb Superbowl Goodies - Specifically designed for Superbowl fans, you don't have to love football to enjoy these low-carb dips, salsa, and cheese balls. You'll also find several recipes for low-carb chicken wings and tons of additional snack ideas for low carbers. 

Make Easter Eggs the Center of Your Low-Carb Holiday - Passing up the candy won't be difficult if you surround yourself with great low-carb food that's tastier than what you ate before. To help you make that happen, this article provides dozens of unique ideas to make your Easter eggs more special.

Cinco de Mayo: 12 Super Tasty Cal-Mex Dishes - Think Mexican food is off limits when restricting carbohydrates? Not at all! You can celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style with these 12 delicious Mexican food dishes, such as Seviche, Chili Verde, Carnitas, and Mexican meatballs. The key is to look for authentic dishes like Pozole soup that only need small tweaks.  

Make Your Low-Carb Halloween Special - You don't have to cave into the sugar beast just because it's Halloween! Instead of doing what everyone else is doing, add a little fun to your evening by serving Halloween eyeballs, spider eggs, hot dog fingers, or Jack O Lantern puke. But don't stop there. There are lots more ideas inside.  

How to Survive Halloween on a Low-Carb Diet - This article addresses several of the problems that Halloween dieters have as they move into the holiday season, and offers down-to-earth solutions to make the holidays more tolerable. White knuckling it through the rough times isn't always the best answer.

Make 2016 Your Best Low-Carb Thanksgiving Ever - This mega guide offers tips and advice on getting your head in the game. Included, is a simple low-carb holiday menu for 12 and lots of recipes and advice to help you make your Thanksgiving holiday the best it can be.

Low-Carb Thanksgiving Side Dishes and Ideas - Thanksgiving is easy to do low carb. With turkey or ham the traditional centerpiece of the meal, all you need is a few appropriate appetizers, sides, and desserts. This article walks you through a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner and explains the do's and don'ts of making a great low-carb feast.

Before You Reach for That Thanksgiving Roll . . . - If you're thinking about cheating for Thanksgiving this year, don't make the decision without a clear understanding of the consequences. While a single meal won't make you fat, this article shares what you can expect to happen to you if you eat too many carbs, and the physical consequences for over indulging at Thanksgiving.

The Ultimate Guide to Cooking a Perfect Holiday Turkey - Do you know how to cook the perfect turkey? This ultimate guide shares everything I've learned over the years about turkeys and how to bake them so the skin comes out extra-crispy instead of a soggy mess.

How to Make a Faux Low-Carb Cookie Plate - Here's the scoop. I don't do sugar substitutes, not even for the holidays, so I honestly don't have any recipes of my own for low-carb cookies. However, last year, I decided to make myself a faux low-carb cookie plate by making jalapeno cheese chips, salami trees, and pepper-jack Christmas cutouts instead.

How to Plan a Great Low-Carb Christmas Dinner - Need help creating a great Christmas dinner that's low in carbs? This article shares 10 secrets I've learned along the way about making great holiday meals. Includes links to low-carb Christmas cookies, since I don't make those myself.

3 Best Keto Diet Tips for Losing Weight at Christmas Time - This article offers three ways to keep you focused on your low-carb diet and help you cut the cravings for office goodies and cookie exchanges.