Weekly Update 24 May 2017

So this week has been another roller coaster. I decided to try another carb up to try and lift my leptin (fullness hormone) levels as I have been getting really hungry. I ate about 100gm of sweet potato and 45gm of real milk chocolate and 3 serves of halo top ice cream. When I got…

Satay pork meatballs

It fills my heart with joy that we can still enjoy satay sauce on keto so here is a video tutorial of how I make meatballs in satay sauce, you can ignore the meatballs bit and just make the satay sauce to go with whatever you would like. Enjoy!

10 Carbs that can sneak up on you

So when I started I would average 9-14 carbs a day no problem but tracking recently I am finding it hard to stay under 20. So I thought I would give you a list of what I like to call sneaky carbs so you can watch out for them too. Cream – it still has…

Keto chilli con carne

Ingredients 500gm pork or beef mince (ground) 1 can crushed tomatoes 2 tblspn paprika 1 tsp cayenne pepper (it’s the hot one use to your taste) 1tspn cumin ground 1tspn oregano pepper to taste 2 cloves garlic 1/2 onion cut into small pieces 1 capsicum or jalapeño peppers if you want hotter, 1 cup bone…

Real Chocolate Mousse keto style

In my search for keto chocolate mousse recipes I was dismayed to see the options. Butter really? I want mousse not nutella. Sour cream? I don’t want a cheesecake. I want light and fluffy mousse. Then I thought there is nothing wrong with the traditional recipe just sub out the sugar right. So here is my…

Keto Pad Thai

Always a favourite I added a Pad Thai to the repertoire. This one was made with pork but Chicken or prawns or tofu, whatever floats your boat. Serves 2-3 Ingredients  300gm meat of choice 300gms shredded cabbage 1 cup of greens half a bag fresh bean shoots crumbled peanuts – or cashews/almonds if you don’t…