Guides

Top 5 Keto Sweeteners and Sweetener Conversion Chart

When you follow a ketogenic diet, you need to swap your high-carb sweeteners for natural low-carb options. This post will guide you through the best sweeteners to use while following a healthy low-carb, high-fat diet. Infographic Here's our easy to follow guide to healthy low-carb sweeteners ...

Complete Guide to Homemade Nut and Seed Milk

There’s nothing quite as rewarding as the first time you make your own nut milk. Then you realise how super easy it is and you’ll never go back to shop bought. Especially as so many have thickeners or sweeteners that aren’t keto friendly. I love it plain and unsweetened but feel free to experiment ...

Practical Guide to Fasting

The benefits of fasting to both the body and the mind are becoming more and more apparent. Who should and should not fast and what type of fasting should be done will vary depending on the individual. What are the Main Forms of Fasting? With the increase in popularity in fasting, there have been ...

Vegetarian Diet and Keto - Can These Two Work Together?

With the growing popularity of keto and its health benefits, some vegetarians have considered giving it a try. But can keto and vegetarianism be combined in a way that is well balanced and sustainable? Are there any risks involved? This article will explore these questions and make recommendations f ...

Holiday Gift Guide for Foodies

As a passionate home cook, I often get asked what my favourite cooking tools are. I cook almost every day and tried several kitchen tools and gadgets. Some were great, and some I would never buy again. Whether I'm working on new recipes or simply want to prepare a quick meal, having the right tools ...

How To Measure Body Fat

When it comes to losing weight and tracking progress, most people use the scale. However, this may not be the best way to track your progress, especially as you get close to your target weight. Body fat and body measurements offer a far better way to track your progress. So why is it important to tr ...

How To Low Carb: 15+ Common Weight Loss Mistakes

Studies have proven that low-carb diets are the most effective tool for losing excess body fat. Despite that, it's not uncommon for many people to hit a weight loss plateau. By weight loss plateau, I don't mean a short term fluctuation but a long-lasting stall. No matter what you do, the ext ...

10 Resources To Kick-Start Your Keto Diet

1. KetoDiet Challenge Whether you want to drop those holiday pounds or simply want to feel and look great, don't forget to join the KetoDiet Challenge! You can learn more and join us for free here when there is a new challenge sign up - a giveaway is always included! :-) I always receive h ...

Ketogenic Food Pyramid

Hi Friends! We've been working on a keto food pyramid to help you stick with your diet and make the right food choices. Just like my recipes, this pyramid is primal-friendly and if you skip the dairy section, it's also suitable for a paleo diet. To learn about ketogenic foods in detail, c ...

How To Use the Ketonix Breathalyzer

A few months ago, I received my first keto breathalyzer and would like to share my thoughts on this device. The creator of the Ketonix breathalyzer, Michel Lundell, also runs a website to help and support people who use the device for measuring their ketone levels. The price of Ketonix is $ 149 (or ...

How to Exercise on a Keto Diet

Following several requests from my readers, I will be sharing my thoughts on exercise and nutrition that is specific to those of who stay physically active and follow a keto diet. In this post, I'll try to cover the basic facts and myths about training on a ketogenic diet. This post will not cover ...

Quick Guide to Keto-flu Remedies

This infographic explains what keto-flu is, who may experience it and how to lessen the common symptoms like headaches or muscle cramps. I've had keto-flu myself so I know how bad it can make you feel. Once you give up most carbs, make sure you include foods like avocados (potassium), nuts (ma ...

Why We Get Fat: Carbs vs Fat

As you may know, we have been hard at work over the last few months. Firstly, I'm sorry if I don't manage to reply to your e-mails as quickly as I used to. It can take up to 5 days for me to reply to all your e-mails and comments on my blog. Here are some of the projects we have been working on: ...

Complete Guide to Intermittent Fasting

Before I gave up grains, sugar and other foods which I used to believe were healthy (or at least not harmful), I had breakfast every single day. At least that's what all kinds of TV ads were claiming, promoting whole grains and cereals and other "healthy" breakfast options often loaded ...

Ketogenic Diet FAQ: All You Need to Know

Below is an list of the most commonly asked questions about the ketogenic diet. Simply click on the question you're interested in and it will take you right to the answer. If you have any more questions, please let me know by leaving a comment and I'll add it to the list! KetoDiet Basic F ...

KetoDiet App FAQ

1. Who Created KetoDiet? 2. What is the Difference Between KetoDiet and KetoDiet Basic? 3. Can In-Apps Be Shared Between KetoDiet and KetoDiet Basic? 4. How Do I Get a Refund? 5. Is There a Subscription Fee in the KetoDiet App? 6. Why is You App Not Free? Why Do You Have In-Apps? 7. Can Multiple Use ...

Complete Keto Diet Food List: What to Eat and Avoid

I know it may be challenging to follow a healthy low-carb diet, especially if you are new to it. I hope this comprehensive list of keto-friendly foods will help you make the right choices, whether your goal is to lose weight or manage a health condition such as type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance, P ...

Keto Diet on a Budget & Meal Preparation Tips

Before I started working on this post, I asked my readers what was most challenging about going low-carb / paleo for them. Based on their feedback, I offered them a choice of topics to cover. By far, "keto on a budget & meal preparation" was the most popular topic. If you just starte ...

My Fat Fast Experiment and Meal Plan

A few weeks ago, I created a guide to the Fat Fast. This short-term diet plan is very popular within the low-carb community because it may help people break through a weight loss plateau. I have always been planning to try the fat fast but was discouraged by its stringent rules and so I made some ad ...