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One-pan cauliflower “nachos”

One-pan cauliflower “nachos”

Servings: 4          calories: 320    fat: 19g    Carbs: 22g    Pro: 20g Ingredients: For roasted cauliflower: 1 head cauliflower 2 T olive oil 1 T garlic powder 1 t chili powder 1 t cumin Salt and pepper to taste For the topping: ½ c cheddar cheese 1 lime,...

Importance of B Vitamins

Importance of B Vitamins

Vitamin supplementation is necessary after Bariatric Surgery to prevent nutritional deficiencies. There are a handful of vitamins and minerals that bariatric patients may become deficient in quite fast. A group of these vitamins are called the B vitamins. There are...

Spaghetti Squash au Gratin

Spaghetti Squash au Gratin

Servings: 8   calories: 153  Fat: 12g  Carbs: 7g  Pro: 7g Ingredients: 1 medium spaghetti squash 3 T butter 1 small onion, thinly sliced 1 t red pepper flakes ¼ t garlic powder ¾ c Greek yogurt 1 c shredded cheese, low fat Salt and pepper to taste Instructions:...

Exercising at Work

Exercising at Work

One of the hardest things to overcome on your weight loss journey is time. Schedules and work can be hard to exercise around and that is why adding some exercise during work can be beneficial. The best way to do this is to get up every hour on the hour and do a...

Curried Chicken Salad

Curried Chicken Salad

Calories: 156  Fat: 3g  Carbs: 1g  Protein: 29g Ingredients: 2 c rotisserie chicken, shredded and chopped 1 t onion, finely chopped 1 t celery, finely chopped ¼ c non-fat plain Greek yogurt 1 T water 1 t curry powder Instructions: Combine chicken, onion and celery....

Beef Lettuce Cups

Beef Lettuce Cups

Servings: 3-4 or 6-8 cups  calories: 217  fat: 8g  Carbs: 10g  pro: 25g Ingredients: 2 t neutral-flavored oil like grapeseed or peanut oil 1 lb 95% lean ground beef 1 T soy sauce 1-2 T sriracha sauce 1 T granulated garlic 2 T water Zest and juice from one large...