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    Baked Sweet Potato Nachos with Avocado Cilantro Cream

    To me football equals food. Sure I care about a good game now and then, but when you get right down to it, I am in it for the food. INGREDIENTS 3 large sweet potatoes peeled 1 tablespoon coconut oil 1 teaspoon each of paprika salt, chili powder, garlic powder, onion powder 1 15 oz can of black beans rinsed (or 2 cups of pre-cooked beans) 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese shredded 1 lime zest and juice 1/4 cup fresh cilantro 1/2 avocado 1/2 cup Greek yogurt plain 1 teaspoon salt INSTRUCTIONS For the Sweet Potato Chips: Preheat oven to 425. Slice…

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    Vegan Lasagna

    Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 1/2 cups chopped onion 3 tablespoons minced garlic 4 (14.5 ounce) cans stewed tomatoes 1/3 cup tomato paste 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil 1/2 cup chopped parsley 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 (16 ounce) package lasagna noodles 2 pounds firm tofu 2 tablespoons minced garlic 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil 1/4 cup chopped parsley 1/2 teaspoon salt ground black pepper to taste 3 (10 ounce) packages frozen chopped spinach, thawed…

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    Keto Pound Cake

    This basic keto pound cake has the perfect blend flavors. It’s just enough lemon and vanilla to add a nice layer of added flavor to this standard cake. Don’t care for lemon extract? Just replace the lemon extract with more vanilla extract, or use another extract. The beauty of this recipe is that it is easily adaptable and you can change the flavors to suit your own tastes. Sometimes I’ll use only vanilla extract in place of lemon, or use butter…

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    Turkey Chili (with Leftover Turkey)

    Easy Turkey Chili, great for turkey leftovers! With shredded turkey meat, kidney beans, onion, garlic, tomatoes and chili. INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 cups chopped onion 1 cup chopped green bell pepper 4 garlic cloves, chopped fine 2 tablespoons chili powder (or up to 4 Tbsp if you like it spicier) 1 tablespoon ground cumin 3 15-ounce cans crushed tomatoes (fire roasted if you can get it) 1 tablespoon tomato paste 1 cup of turkey stock or chicken stock Two…

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    LOW CARB TACO BITES

    servings: prep time: 20 MINS cook time: 40 MINS total time: 1 HR These cheesy Low Carb Taco Cups are the perfect low carb appetizer! INGREDIENTS 2 cup Packaged Shredded Cheddar Cheese 1 pound Ground Beef 2 tablespoon Chili Powder 2 tablespoon Cumin 1 teaspoon Salt + more to taste 8 teaspoons Sour Cream for garnish Pico de Gallo for garnish INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 350F. On a baking sheet lined with parchment paper or a silicone mat place 1 Tablespoon piles of cheese 2 inches apart. Place baking sheet in the oven and bake for 5-7 minutes or…