Easy Low Carb Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Cooking: Lamb Shawarma Recipe

Lamb Shawarma

Although we probably know a little less about Middle Eastern foods and culture many of their favorite dishes are very similar to Mediterranean dishes. I like to think there are more similarities than differences in the two types of foods – especially since very similar dishes can be found in both Middle Eastern and Mediterranean restaurants – and most of it is low carb.

Okey Dokey, Artichokey: Low Carb Stuffed Artichoke Recipe

Artichokes

Artichokes are a wonderful low carb food, yet many people neglect or forget about them. They are simple to cook and are a great excuse to eat lemon butter. Artichoke hearts are especially tender — worth the effort!

Fresh and Seasonal: Beef-Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Goat Cheese

CarbSmart Magazine September 2013

Fresh and Seasonal: Beef-Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Goat Cheese. This recipe is great for back-to-school. You can make the stuffing the night before to save time, then just pop it in the oven for a quick meal that the whole family will love.

Fresh and Seasonal Paleo Tuna “Noodle” Casserole

CarbSmart Magazine September 2013

When I was a kid, my step-mom made us a huge homemade tuna casserole a few times a month; it was a favorite in our house. The problem was it was full of white noodles. I have found a way to recreate this dish with much healthier Paleo ingredients.