Low Carb Caramel “Samoas” Milkshake {Trim Healthy Tuesday}

Samoas-ShakeOn the menu: this low carb Samoas Milkshake recipe. My brilliant friend Jennifer sent me a message yesterday saying, “I’m dying! I have passed up more tables with Girl Scout Cookies screaming my name! Samoas area favorite. I used your Thin Mint Shake recipe (my other favorite Girl Scout cookie) and tweaked it to create a Somoa Shake!”

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Thin Mint Chocolate Chip Milkshake Recipe

peppermint-chocolate-chip-mThis THM peppermint chocolate chip milkshake recipe is what I’m thankful for today. Between this AND the frozen eggnog recipe from last week. These two will keep me out of trouble in the drive through lane this holiday season when all of my favorite seasonal milkshake flavors are out.

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Sugar Free Frozen Eggnog Recipe


How about a frozen eggnog recipe? A SUGAR FREE, protein packed, super fast to whiz together *scrump-diddli-icious* frozen breakfast treat is on tap this Trim Healthy Tuesday.

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Sugar Free Candy Almond Buckeye Recipe


Y’all. Sugar free buckeyes!!! This recipe and this post have got me SO excited. We’re gonna talk candy & goodies this Trim Healthy Tuesday. I’ve been a little nervous about the upcoming holidays. I mean, in years past, I really LOVED the baking and cookie making. We would make all kinds of candies, fudge, cookies, and sweets to enjoy here at home and to give away to family and friends. This year, after losing 50 pounds and having so much success on Trim Healthy Mama, I was feeling a little lost. How was I going to do the holidays without sugar?

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Taco Salad 3 Ways {Trim Healthy Tuesday}


Today is Taco Salad day here at Gwen’s Nest, on this fine Trim Healthy Tuesday. I’ve been asked to blog about how I like to eat my taco salad, and my answer is–ANY way you make it! I love tacos and Mexi-fare so much that it pretty much has its own day on my weekly menu.

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Tomato Cucumber Salad {Trim Healthy Tuesday}

tomato-cucumber-saladTomato cucumber salad is the quintessential summer salad in the fridge of grandmothers all over the south. Grandmother Porter used bottled Italian dressing as the marinade, and simply added more veggies to the bowl after each meal, creating an everlasting summer side dish. It’s best with fresh tomatoes, but the mix even elevates grocery store cherry tomatoes to a whole new level of delicious.

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Portobello Pizza Recipe {Trim Healthy Tuesday}

P1090882Lunch: portobello pizza recipe. Check.
Delicious? Check.
Enjoyed without the scrutinizing gaze and looks of disgust from the fungal-phobes…CHECK.

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Perfect Peanut Butter {Trim Healthy Tuesday}

peanut butter recipe (1)Perfect peanut butter recipe? YES! But I’m not just tooting my own horn here. There’s a perfectly logical reason behind the name that I’ll get to later. All you really need to know right now is that it’s amazingly simple, and absolutely toasty-warm-creamy-licious-peanut-buttery perfection.

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Taco Seasoning Recipe {Trim Healthy Tuesday}

THM-Taco-MixThis Taco Seasoning Recipe is brought to you by special request this Tuesday.

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