Author - Phillip

Roasted Cauliflower Keto Hummus

Are you missing your hummus after going keto? Listen up! This Roasted Cauliflower Hummus is just what you’re looking for! Creamy, rich and flavorful, this keto hummus with roasted red peppers, garlic, tahini and smoky cumin is the perfect keto summer dip!

Spiced Up Fudge Brownies

These brownies are perfectly fudgy with a hint of warm Mexican spices to liven things up a bit! Quick and easy to make, these decadent brownies are the perfect reason to kick that boring box mix to the curb! Perfect for your next cookout or potluck, the whole family will love them!

Yields 12 brownies

Orange Glazed Chicken Bacon Bites

Chicken Bacon Bites are the perfect balance of sweet, savory and spicy….a real flavor explosion! Easy to prep ahead of time and have ready for the oven or grill when guests arrive, this is one appetizer you will be making time and again!

Yields 35-40 pieces

Antipasto Salad

Antipasto Salad

Antipasto Salad is a fun and flavorful mix of all my favorite Italian flavors! Tangy, bright and amazingly delish, this low carb and keto salad recipe is a must have in your summer recipe collection!

Grilled Salmon with Cilantro Lime Crema

Grilled Salmon with Cilantro Lime Crema

Looking for a little something different to throw on the grill this weekend? This Mexican inspired Grilled Salmon with Cilantro Lime Crema is just what you’re looking for! Super quick and easy, this grilled salmon is full of spicy, chili flavor and perfect for a low carb or keto meal!

Mexican Street Style Grilled Cauliflower

Mexican Street Style Grilled Cauliflower

In my opinion this Mexican Street Style Grilled Cauliflower is this ultimate keto and low carb cauliflower recipe! Grilled to caramel-ly perfection, drizzled with a garlicky crema and topped with salty Cotija cheese, this is Texas summertime keto comfort food at its best!

Jalapeno Chicken Thighs

Grilled Jalapeno Chicken Thighs

Summertime means it’s grilling season and these easy, flavor packed chicken thighs should be on the menu for your next backyard BBQ!  The mild and bright marinade gives amazing flavor to this chicken…a real crowd pleaser!

Serves 6

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork is the perfect meal for feeding a crowd! Juicy, tender and full of flavor, this pulled pork can be served a la carte, as tacos, sliders or sandwiches. Top with your favorite creamy coleslaw for the ultimate pulled pork experience!

Serves 6-8

Yogurt Marinated Chicken Fajita Kebabs with Avocado Crema

These juicy and flavorful chicken kebabs are marinated in spiced up Greek yogurt for maximum flavor and tenderness, then served up with a cool, tangy Avocado Lime Crema. These kebabs are sure to be a summertime hit! Great for a low carb lifestyle!

Serves 4-5


1 ½ pound boneless skinless chicken thighs, cut into about 2” pieces
1 cup Greek yogurt, full fat
1 Tbsp. olive oil
1 tsp. garlic powder
½ tsp. cumin
1tsp. chili powder
1 ½ tsp. Fiesta Brand Fajita Seasoning
½ tsp. salt
1 ½ Tbsp. fresh lime juice

Cajun Snack Mix

There is something for everyone in this fun, spiced up snack mix! Great for entertaining or pack it up and give it to family and friends…either way it’s irresistible!

Yields about 6 quarts


Cajun Snack Mix
2 cups mixed nuts, salted and roasted
3 cups corn or rice Chex
3 cups corn chips (like Fritos)
3 cups cheese snack crackers (like Cheese-Its)
4 1/2 cups garlic rye chips

For the topping:
1 cup butter, melted
3 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
1 tsp. garlic powder
½ tsp. celery salt
½ tsp. paprika
1 ½ tsp. Fiesta Brand Cajun-All Seasoning
¼ tsp. cayenne pepper
½ Tbsp. hot sauce


Chili Cheese Bites – Keto Appetizers

Searching for super easy keto appetizers for your upcoming Super Bowl Party?  You are going to fall in love with these Chili Cheese Bites!  Quick and easy to make and packed full of spicy, savory chili flavor, these little morsels of fabulousness are going be the hit of your party!

Mexican Shredded Beef – Instant Pot

Ya’ll, I have an easy keto instant pot recipe for you that is going take dinner time to the next level! Call it whatever you want…Chipotle Barbacoa, Chipotle Shredded Beef, pulled beef…this Mexican Shredded Beef recipe is going to quickly become a new family favorite!  The magic of the Instant Pot transforms this unassuming beef roast into an amazing, spiced up, delicious meal in no time!  Great for meal prep, this shredded beef is great to have on hand for quick keto lunches and low carb dinners throughout the week!

Jalapeno Stuffed Hamburger Steak Bites

These Jalapeno Stuffed Hamburger Steak Bites are a nod to one of my favorite keto friendly appetizers. Simple but so delish, these mini hamburger steaks are stuffed with onion and jalapeno and served up with a creamy, dairy free avocado ranch dipping sauce. This dish is a winner all the way around! Serve as an appetizer or for dinner, these steak bites will soon become a family favorite!

Chili Lime Steak Fajitas with Veggie Medley

These yummy Chili Lime Steak Fajitas are brought to you by Fiesta Brand Seasonings.

Loaded with amazing Mexican flavors, these quick and easy Chili Lime Steak Fajitas are one of our go to dinners! Marinated steak, seared hot and served up with a mixture of squash and peppers makes a low carb and keto friendly meal your entire family will swoon over!

Italian Sausage Casserole with Eggplant

If you are a lover of Italian food like me, this low carb & keto friendly Italian Sausage Casserole with Eggplant is a must try! Tender eggplant, spicy and sweet Italian sausage, coated in a savory tomato sauce, studded with pocket of creamy ricotta and covered in cheese… sign me up!

Beef and Chicken Fajitas with Pinto Beans and Guacamole

Fajitas: Using Chicken breasts or a skirt steak, liberally season the meat with your desired Fajita Seasoning flavor.  Let the meat sit for 30 minutes, or up to 24 hours in the refrigerator for maximum flavor development.  Sear over a hot fire until desired doneness.  Slice against the grain prior to serving.  Serve on hot tortillas topped with your favorite Fajita veggies!


Beefed-Up Chile Rellenos Breakfast Casserole

This hearty and delicious Chile Rellenos Breakfast Casserole is perfect for Sunday brunch or a relaxing weekend breakfast! This version includes seared skirt steak, which is an homage to one of our favorite versions of this traditional dish! Full of incredible authentic Tex-Mex flavor, this low carb dish is a definite crowd pleaser!

Yields 8-10 servings


4 fresh poblano peppers
2 vine ripened tomatoes
1 Tbsp. butter
1 pound skirt steak, thinly sliced against the grain and cut into 1” pieces
1 Tbsp. Fiesta Brand Fajita Seasoning
1/2 tsp. garlic powder
1 medium yellow onion, sliced
1 cup shredded pepper jack
1 cup shredded mild cheddar
12 eggs
½ cup sour cream
¼ tsp. paprika
¼ tsp. salt


Tequila Lime Chicken Wings

Tequila Lime Chicken Wings are a fun and easy twist on the traditional chicken wing! Great for game day or a quick weeknight meal, these spiced up, caramelized, flavor packed wings are sure to become a new family favorite!

Yields 4-6 servings


1 Tbsp. oil
1/3 cup fresh lime juice
Zest of one lime
¼ cup gold Tequila
2 Tbsp. honey
1 tsp. cumin
1 tsp. paprika
1 tsp. garlic powder
¼ tsp. cayenne pepper (optional)
1 ½ tsp. salt
2 ½ pounds chickendrumettes and wingettes