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103 Things To Cook If You're Trying To Eat Fewer Carbs

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1. Eggs in Clouds

rachaelraymag.com

Egg whites, cheese, and bacon form cute little nests for perfect, soft yolks. Recipe here.

2. Instant Cinnamon "Oatmeal"

lowcarboneday.com

This "oatmeal" is grain-free and made from a mixture of chia seeds, flax seeds, and coconut. Not an exact substitute for the real thing, but totally delicious in its own right. Recipe here.

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3. Paleo Sausage Egg “McMuffin”

nomnompaleo.com

A classic, reimagined. Recipe here.

4. Tomato and Avocado Egg White Omelette

buzzfeed.com

Simple and pretty. Recipe here.

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5. Swiss Chard and Ricotta Pie With Sausage Crust

ibreatheimhungry.com

Regular pie crust can't hold a candle to one made of sausage, IMO. Recipe here.

6. Baked Eggs With Kale and Root Vegetable Mash

instagram.com

Recipe here.

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7. Stuffed Breakfast Bell Peppers

whatscookingmexico.com

If you think about it, they're like mini quiches with pepper crusts. Recipe here.

8. Gluten-Free Protein Crepes

fitsugar.com

You're gonna wanna make these every morning. Recipe here.

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9. Jumbo Chickpea Pancake

ohsheglows.com

It's like hummus and crepes had a delicious, savory love child. Recipe here.

10. Perfect Scrambled Eggs

Penny De Los Santos / saveur.com

Perfectly scrambled eggs are an art. Here's how.

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11. Gluten-Free Cinnamon and Coconut Pancakes

nomnompaleo.com

Coconut flour makes for some pretty delicious breakfast 'cakes. Recipe here.

12. Gluten-Free Five-Ingredient Banana Blender Muffins

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It's probably more accurate to call these lowish-carb, thanks to ripe bananas that make the muffins delicious. But they're gluten- and grain-free, and not nearly as high-carb as your average breakfast pastry. Plus, the batter comes together in a blender and requires no bowl or whisk! Recipe here.

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13. Egg-Crust Breakfast Pizza With Pepperoni, Olives, Mozzarella, and Tomatoes

kalynskitchen.com

FWIW, the olives are optional. Recipe here.

14. Skillet-Fried Eggs With Ground Beef and Kale

instagram.com

Use whatever meat and greens you have on hand to make this fast and easy breakfast. Recipe here.

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15. Cauliflower Hash

anediblemosaic.com

Recipe here.

16. Avocado Green Tea Power Shake

alldayidreamaboutfood.com

Even creamier than a smoothie made with...well, cream. Recipe here.

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17. Tofu Scramble with Spinach and Tomatoes

thegardengrazer.com

Who says eggs get to have all the fun? Recipe here.

18. No-atmeal

marksdailyapple.com

1) Grind nuts, seeds, and spices in the food processor.

2) Whisk together almond milk, egg, and a mashed banana to a custard-y consistency.

3) Combine nut mixture with custard mixture, mix to combine, then heat or microwave.

You have to be careful not to heat it too much or too quickly (the egg will scramble), but this makes for a really delicious, hearty alternative for anyone who loves hot cereal. Recipe here.

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19. Apples and Peanut Butter

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Yes, almond butter would work, too. No recipe, because you can figure this one out on your own.

20. Shakshuka

theshiksa.com

Simply the best (brunch). Recipe here.

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21. Bacon-Baked Eggs

fitfoodiefinds.com

What could be bad about this? Recipe here.

22. Berries and Yogurt

idontcarebutyou.blogspot.com

Layer a few of your favorite berries with about a cup of plain, unsweetened yogurt. Add a few nuts or seeds on top, if you want.

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23. Mini Smoked Salmon Frittatas

Yunhee Kim / health.com

Never has something so cute been so classy. Recipe here.

24. No-Oat Chocolate-Hazelnut Granola

alldayidreamaboutfood.com

Buh-bye, cereal. Recipe here.

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25. Savory Egg and Cottage Cheese Breakfast Muffins

kalynskitchen.com

Muffins can take many forms. Recipe here.

26. Green Monster Smoothie

ohsheglows.com

Monstrously healthy, equally delicious. Recipe here.

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27. Paleo Breakfast Burrito

spoonfulofsugarfree.com

No one should have to give up breakfast burritos. Recipe here.

28. Quinoa Breakfast Bowl

Sang An / realsimple.com

A satisfying solo brunch. Recipe here.

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29. Baby Kale, Mozzarella, and Egg Bake

kalynskitchen.com

Recipe here.

30. Blackberry Lemon Ricotta Parfait

alldayidreamaboutfood.com

If you're sick of fruit and yogurt, ricotta is a pretty great way to switch it up. Recipe here.

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31. Breakfast Vegetable Miso Soup With Chickpeas

wholeliving.com

Soup makes for a pretty great breakfast when it gets chilly. Recipe here.

32. Gluten-Free Chocolate Hazelnut Protein Waffles

alldayidreamaboutfood.com

These waffles are made with hazelnut flour, chocolate protein powder, and cocoa. Which basically means they taste like Nutella. Recipe here.

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33. Homemade Greek Yogurt

two-tarts.com

Homemade yogurt is actually so easy. Recipe here.

34. Gluten-Free Strawberry Nut Bars

lowcarboneday.com

Reminiscent of a PB&J. Recipe here.

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35. Tuna Salad With Feta and Olives

buzzfeed.com

You'll look forward to it all morning. Recipe here.

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36. Prosciutto-Wrapped Peach and Pistachio Salad

nomnompaleo.com

Pretty, filling, and so easy to pack. Recipe here.

37. Shaved Pork and Cheddar Sandwich on a Portobello "Bun"

buzzfeed.com

Recipe here.

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38. Shrimp and Cauliflower Salad With Lemon and Dill

ibreatheimhungry.com

Quick, easy, healthy. Recipe here.

39. Mini Turkey Meatloaf Cups With Sun Dried Tomato and Mozzarella

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These are so portable, and they make for a great lunch when you pack them with some veggies or a salad. Recipe here.

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40. Grilled Veggie and Steak Salad

buzzfeed.com

Recipe here.

41. Peachy Pork Lettuce Wraps and Cherry Tomatoes

nomnompaleo.com

Finger food. Recipe here.

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42. Paleo California Rolls

theclothesmakethegirl.com

Rice who? Recipe here.

43. Shawarma Chicken Bowls With Basil-Lemon Vinaigrette

theironyou.com

Much more reliable than street meat. Recipe here.

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44. Mediterranean Zucchini Noodle Pasta

theroastedroot.net

Zoodles are a great midday alternative to pasta, because there's no risk of a carb coma. Recipe here.

45. BLT Spring Rolls

whiteonricecouple.com

Recipe here.

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46. Skinny Omelette

101cookbooks.com

Use in place of a regular wrap or tortilla. Recipe here, but know that you can use whatever fillings you like.

47. Deconstructed Gyro Salad

theclothesmakethegirl.com

Recipe here.

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48. Chicken Enchilada-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

buzzfeed.com

Lotta good things going on here. Recipe here.

49. Stuffed Peppers

ourpaleolife.com

These stuffed peppers are just as good as the ones you grew up with. Recipe here.

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50. Chicken and Avocado Salad With Lime and Cilantro

kalynskitchen.com

When chicken salad is this good, it would be a shame to waste it on a sandwich. Recipe here.

51. Big Fat Vegan Nori Wrap

eat-spin-run-repeat.com

Light but filling, and so packed with flavor. Recipe here.

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52. Spaghetti Squash With Kale, Hazelnuts, and Chickpeas

mynewroots.org

Just as good when it's lukewarm. Recipe here.

53. Apple Chicken Salad

gimmesomeoven.com

Bright, filling, and flavor-packed. Recipe here.

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54. Shrimp Salad Cabbage Cups

kalynskitchen.com

No fork necessary. Recipe here.

55. Tuna Avocado Salad

deliciousbydre.com

Serve it right in the avocado! Recipe here.

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56. Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

ellaclaireinspired.com

Pack the lettuce separate from the toppings, then make your wraps at lunchtime. Recipe here.

57. Tofu Living Salad With Sesame-Lemon Dressing

backtoherroots.com

Mason jar salads are the new sandwich (???). Recipe here.

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58. BLT Avocado Salad

buzzfeed.com

BLAT. Recipe here.

59. No-Mayo Tuna Salad In Romaine Cups

BuzzFeed / buzzfeed.com

Healthy and fun. Recipe and packing directions here.

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60. Cauliflower “Cous Cous” With Leeks and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

ahouseinthehills.com

The cous cous is always the most bland part of the salad, anyway. Recipe here.

61. Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken With Roasted Leeks, Radishes, and Carrots

buzzfeed.com

Make a big batch of chicken in your slow cooker and a separate big batch of roasted vegetables. BOOM! Lunch all week. Recipe here.

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62. Spaghetti Squash Quiche

ifoodreal.com

Breakfast for lunch. Recipe here.

63. Caprese Avocado Salad

damndelicious.net

You're drivin' me ~caprese~. Recipe here.

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64. Thai Stuffed Avocados

eatliverun.com

Avocados are life. Recipe here.

65. One-Pan Chicken With Fennel, Tomatoes, Olives, and Spinach

buzzfeed.com

Recipe here.

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