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    Improve Your Memory With Lifestyle Changes

    We all have momentary memory lapses. If you’ve ever searched for your lost car in a parking lot, or stumbled for a name mid-conversation, you know that feeling of having an important fact right at the edge of your mind … somewhere. Of course, as we grow older, those temporary memory blips become more troublesome because we tend to wonder if we’re experiencing normal memory problems or bigger issues. However, it’s important to remember (see what we did there?) that…

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    Bacon Wrapped Sausage with Blue Cheese dip

    The Preparation 24 mini sausage or whole sausage cut in half 6 slices bacon Salt and pepper to taste For The Blue Cheese Sauce: 5 ounces blue cheese (2 ounces for garnish) 1/2 cup 2% fat plain Greek yogurt 1 tablespoon almond milk (or whatever milk you prefer) 1 teaspoon fresh squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon finely chopped parsley salt and pepper to taste For the blue cheese sauce, melt 2 ounces of blue cheese in a small bowl, then combine with Greek yogurt and mix thoroughly.  Add lemon juice,…

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    Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower with Blue Cheese Sauce

    Ingredients For The Cauliflower: 1 large head of cauliflower 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 tablespoon finely chopped parsley, for garnish For The Buffalo Sauce: 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1/4 cup Frank’s RedHot sauce 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice For The Blue Cheese Sauce: 5 ounces blue cheese (2 ounces for garnish) 1/2 cup 2% fat plain Greek yogurt 1 tablespoon almond milk (or whatever milk you prefer) 1 teaspoon fresh squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon finely chopped parsley salt and pepper to taste Instructions Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Using a sharp knife, carefully break…

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    Keto smoked salmon appetizer

    Ingredients 7 oz. smoked salmon 8 oz. cream cheese 51⁄3 tbsp mayonnaise 4 tbsp chopped fresh dill or fresh chives ½ lemon, the zest ¼ tsp ground black pepper 2 oz. lettuce for serving Instructions Cut the salmon into small, uniform pieces. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl, and let sit for 15 minutes to let the flavors to develop. Serve on a small lettuce leaf. Tip! This salmon appetizer is incredibly versatile. There are even more veggie options too! For fun, try it with other crunchy…

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    GLUTEN FREE GINGERBREAD LOAF, DAIRY FREE AND PALEO

    DESCRIPTION I LOVE this moist and fluffy Gluten Free Gingerbread Loaf! It’s the perfect texture and so easy to whisk together in one bowl! Dairy free and paleo! INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce 1/2 cup coconut sugar 1/4 cup molasses 2 eggs 2 cups blanched almond flour 1/4 cup tapioca flour 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon ginger 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon allspice 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 350F. In a medium bowl, whisk together the applesauce, coconut sugar, eggs,…