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    Garlic Roasted Salmon and Brussels Sprouts

    Roasting salmon on top of Brussels sprouts and garlic, flavoured with wine and fresh oregano, is simple enough for a weeknight meal yet sophisticated enough to serve to company. Serve with quinoa. Ingredients 14 large cloves garlic, divided ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh oregano, divided 1 teaspoon salt, divided ¾ teaspoon freshly ground pepper, divided 6 cups Brussels sprouts, trimmed and sliced ¾ cup white wine, preferably Chardonnay 2 pounds wild-caught salmon fillet, skinned, cut…

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    Gluten Free Carrot-Apple Muffins

    The most amazing Whole Wheat Apple Carrot Muffins! With apples, carrots, flax seeds, and gluten free flour, they’re full of nutritional benefits. Ingredients 1½ cups gluten free flour ¾ cup ground flaxseed ¾ cup oat bran ½ cup honey or maple syrup 2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 2 tsp cinnamon ½ tsp nutmeg 1½ cups grated carrots 2 apples, peeled and grated 1 cup chopped nuts (I used sliced almonds) ¾ cup fat-free milk…

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    Super Easy Turmeric Latte Recipe

    Turmeric has a lot of health benefits – including decreasing inflammation, easing joint discomfort, curbing indigestion and heartburn, boosting immunity, protecting the heart and brain, and lowering cholesterol levels.   INGREDIENTS  2 cups milk (coconut milk, almond milk or cashew milk – turmeric is fat-soluble and absorbs into the body better with fats) 1 tsp turmeric powder 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp vanilla extract 2-3 tsp raw honey (sweeten to taste) pinch ground black pepper   DIRECTIONS Add all ingredients to a blender…

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    Peanut Butter & Jelly Smoothie Bowls

    PREP TIME 5 MINS TOTAL TIME 5 MINS YIELDS 2 BOWLS INGREDIENTS 2 frozen bananas 1/2 cup berries of choice 1 cup spinach 3 scoops vanilla protein powder 2 tablespoons powdered peanut butter 2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup creamy coconut or almond milk Toppings: berries, granola, nut butter, coconut flakes DIRECTIONS Add all ingredients to blender (liquid last) then blend until creamy and smooth You may need to adjust liquid amount depending on your blender and size of bananas Pour…

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    Bunny Fruit Salad

      Instead of a big bunny cake covered in frosting, why not make this bunny fruit salad for Easter brunch!!   INGREDIENTS: 2 fresh Pineapples, peeled and diced  ½ pint blackberries, halved  1 pound strawberries, hulled and sliced 1 kiwi, peeled and sliced lengthwise  PREPARATION: Arrange pineapple in the shape of a bunny head on a large, flat serving platter. Arrange 6 blackberry halves down the middle of each ear. Use 2 kiwi slices for the eyes and 1 strawberry…