Easy Thin-Crust Pizza {Low-Carb!}

Easy Thin-Crust Pizza {Low-Carb!}

Conundrum:  How to deal with carb-cravings when you’re trying to stick to a low-carb diet (or just eat less carby junk in general)? 

Technically, going to a bakery and inhaling deeply for five minutes contains zero carbs, and is super delightful.  On the downside, cravings often seem to increase after this, and when so near the main concern, this can be problematic.

Distracting oneself with kitten videos is usually less of an issue in the short run.  Still, it doesn’t take long for hunger pangs to come back, which need to be addressed some way or another…

Which brings me to the real solution.  Have pizza.  Low-carb, quicker than delivery, delicious, satisfying pizza, that is.

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{Al-Fresco} Smoked Salmon-Arugula Rollups

{Al-Fresco} Smoked Salmon-Arugula Rollups

More wraps, salmon, and picnic food!  Harvest Picnic CalzoneMeaty {Veggie} Sloppy JoesVegan Asian Lettuce WrapsSmoked Salmon & Butternut Salad

Do you hear that?

Birds singing, breeze blowing, kids laughing, people sneezing their brains out…

It must be spring.

Indeed it is!  Here in Southern Arizona, especially, this is the time to find living things out and about.  It’s hard to want to be outside on a windy, cold day in winter – and a flat out safety hazard any time in summer. 

But late April, that’s a wonderful time to be outdoors.  In fact, almost anywhere you go in the U.S. at this time of year has a potential for nice weather.  

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Chicken Pasta with Acorn Squash + Arugula

Chicken Pasta with Acorn Squash + Arugula

I must say, simple and delicious are two things I like in a recipe.  Bonus points if it looks good to me – extra bonus points if it makes the rest of the family want to eat it up.  And, call me crazy, but I also expect a good recipe to have some healthy virtues!

Does that sound like too much to ask?

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