REPOST: Low Carb Crockpot Beef and Daikon Radish

04/16/15 Update – I just made this again except simpler: just the meat, fire-roasted tomatoes, daikon, an onion and Worcestershire sauce. It came out great and I thought I’d unearth it from the 2013 archives for those of you who haven’t seen this one.  This kitchen experiment was prompted by a recipe my wife made with…

Fat, Dumb, & Happy: Day 8 – Solanine

Monday, March 17, 2014 – 225.8 6am Nice jump in the scale. I attribute it to a lot of bulk and water from yesterday’s meal, as well as less fat overall. I’m not concerned. I think I’ve shown my actual weight, minus the water I am retaining, is maybe 219. If the scale does not…

Fat, Dumb, & Happy Day 7

Sunday, March 16, 2014  – 221.4 9:15am Earlier in the year I had intended to begin exercising and tried running. I liked it – even though when I was doing it the temperature was near zero. I was running for about 10 minutes tops each day, which isn’t much, but since I haven’t run since…

Low Carb Crockpot Beef and Daikon Radish

This kitchen experiment was prompted by a recipe my wife made with short ribs and daikon radish. You often find this mild radish in Japanese cuisine, julienned into fine threads and served raw with sushi. I had never considered cooking radishes, but I thought I I was eating potatoes when I tried my wife’s dish.…

New Years Resolution to Lose Weight in 2013? Your LowCarbConfidential.com Quick Start Guide

This is the time of the year where the traffic to my site skyrockets as folks decide that they want to make a change for the better in the new year and have decided to try a low carb diet to lose some weight. Unfortunately, I have over 500 posts here, and it’s a bit…