1/3 cup pecans (Skip these to reduce carb count further)
Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease a 9×13 pan or line with parchment. In a mixing bowl, combine all dry ingredients. Heat butter in a small saucepan, stirring until it melts and starts to brown (but not burn). Remove butter from heat and mix with pumpkin puree. Mix butter/pumpkin mixture into dry ingredients. Add vanilla extract and eggs. Once combined, stir in pecans. Press cookie dough into prepared pan and bake for 25-30 minutes, until the edges are lightly golden and a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Turn off oven. Sprinkle white chocolate chips over the top of the cookies, and let sit in warm oven until slightly melted. Remove cookies from oven, and if desired, drag a butter knife through the melted chocolate to make a squiggle pattern. Let cool and slice into 18 bars.
8 Ole Xtreme Wellness High Fiber Low Carb Tortilla Wraps
Grease a 11×7 pan and set aside, preheat oven to 350. In small saucepan over medium heat, whisk together oil and spices. Whisk in chicken broth. After no spice lumps remain, heat the sauce for fifteen minutes. Whisk in xanthan gum. Let sauce cool slightly before proceeding to the next step to prevent burning your hands during the rolling process. To make each enchilada, dip tortilla in sauce and lay in prepared pan. Add 1/4 cup cheese to the center of middle of the tortilla. Roll and push to the edge of the pan. Repeat with remaining 7 tortillas. Pour remaining sauce over the enchiladas and top with remaining cheese. Bake in preheated oven for 25 minutes. If desired top, with shredded lettuce and sour cream (not included in nutrition estimate).
Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease a 9×13 pan, or line with parchment. In a mixing bowl, combine all dry ingredients. Pout melted butter and oil into dry ingredients. Mix in vanilla extract and eggs. Once combined, stir in chocolate chips. For a more fudgy brownie mix in an additional 1/3 cup of melted chocolate chips (not included in nutritional info). Press cookie dough into prepared pan and bake for 15-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Let cool and slice into 18 bars.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). In a large frying pan, saute onion in 1 tbsp of butter. In a separate bowl, mix together almond flour, ground beef, ground pork, egg, sauted onion, and spices
Melt 1 tablespoon of butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Use a melon baller or small cookie scoop to form meatballs. Brown meatballs in frying pan, flipping with a spatula until all sides are cooked. Arrange meatballs in baking dish and add chicken broth. Bake for 40 minutes, or until internal temperature reaches 160 degrees.
To make sauce, combine pan drippings beef broth and xanthan gum. Bring to simmer and add sour cream. Salt and pepper to taste. If desired, blend sauce for a smoother consistency.
Serve Swedish Meatballs on low-carb noodles, such as Organic Black Bean Spaghetti, prepared according to package instructions, or a serving of mashed cauliflower.
3 tablespoons sugar free marmalade (grapefruit or orange)
Optional: Sugar-free whipped cream
Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
To make crust, combine all dry ingredients in a mixing bowl. Cut in butter and cream cheese. Beat in mixer until butter chunks are broken up. Mix in egg. Remove dough and roll out between two sheets of parchment. The dough circle should be 12 inches in diameter to fit in a 9 inch pie plate. Remove dough from parchment and press into pie pan. Use a fork to make a few holes in the base of the crust to prevent bubbles. Bake for 15 minutes.
Reduce heat to 375 degrees.
In a mixing bowl or using a wire wisk, beat together the eggs, erythritol, lemon zest, and marmalade. Pour into prepared crust, and bake for 20-30 minutes or until the surface is golden brown and the pudding is set. Let chill in refrigerator at least 3 hours before serving. Use a knife to trim away excess crust around the rim of the pie plate. Slice into eight pieces and serve with a dollop of sugar-free whipped cream.