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AFC BANANA DIET AFC REDUCED-FAT RECIPES ANIMAL-FREE DAIRY BERRIES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT DRESSINGS FRUIT SALADS & DRESSINGS TURMERIC

Thousand Island Fruit Salad

Thousand Island Fruit Salad – reduced fat People use dressings, sauces and condiments on just about everything they eat. So that’s an area we can work on in lowering the fat and caloric content of what we put on our food. Nobody would suspect that there is a fat-reduced creamy sauce enveloping the fresh fruits […]

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES BERRIES CHERRIES CONDIMENTS FRUIT GINGER SANDWICHES & SPREADS SAUCES & MARINADES

Blueberry Tarragon Sauce – no added sugar

BLUEBERRY TARRAGON SAUCE – no added sugar Smoky, fruity, savory, tart, naturally sweet. Goes well with vegan meats as a condiment, or spooned over cake or ice-cream. Spread as a jam on your favorite toasted breads! Add a dab of brown sugar if you like! Tarragon and blueberries who would think? Interesting match! The absence […]

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AFC REDUCED-FAT RECIPES BERRIES BREAKFAST FRUIT NUTS & SEEDS SNACKS

Dried Berry Cashew Spread

DRIED BERRY CASHEW SPREAD A naturally sweet and savory dried berry and cashew spread! No added sugar! The berries, onion and cashews when slow-cooked create a savory component – producing a umami effect! It tastes like there’s pork in it. Makes 4 cups

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES BERRIES FRUIT HOLIDAY

CRANBERRY CIDER PUDDING SAUCE

CRANBERRY CIDER PUDDING SAUCE Those cranberry skins can get in the way of enjoying the cranberries. So what do we do? Make a pudding-like sauce that smooths the edges making the entire cranberry experience one to savor. Cilantro – in ground seed form and fresh leaves – now becomes something to talk about. You could […]

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AFC BANANA DIET AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES BERRIES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT DRESSINGS FRUIT GREENS SALADS & DRESSINGS

FAT-FREE HAWAIIAN FRUIT DRESSING using Bragg Bottled Dressing

FAT-FREE HAWAIIAN FRUIT DRESSING using Bragg Bottled Dressing Easy, fresh, velvety smooth. Perfect dress for fresh fruit! Top with smoky brown sugar walnut crumbles takes the party to the roof top. A fresh spinach bed teams up well with the crumbles extending texture contrasts without cluttering it! Makes 2-1/4 cups dressing

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES APPETIZERS BEANS - GRAINS BERRIES FRUIT HOLIDAY SNACKS

Apple Cranberry Black Bean Salsa

APPLE CRANBERRY BLACK BEAN SALSA It’s Thanksgiving or any other holiday, so why not ratchet up your old favorites with a twist of new? Cranberry and apple in salsa?  Why not? Take this dip with you to any gathering. Volunteer for the dip detail. You will change people’s taste buds forever. From now on they […]

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES BERRIES FRUIT SAUCES & MARINADES

Smoky Cranberry Orange Gravy fat free

SMOKY CRANBERRY ORANGE GRAVY fat free If you’re looking for something different and familiar this is it! Plus you combine the cranberry and gravy into one dish, saving time and money. Did I mention how off-the-planet exciting cranberries can be when you recognize their potential? They’re just waiting to be explored! Makes 3 cups

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AFC REDUCED-FAT RECIPES APPLE CIDER VINEGAR BERRIES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT DRESSINGS FRUIT GINGER GUAR GUM SALADS & DRESSINGS

Strawberry Walnut Dressing

STRAWBERRY WALNUT DRESSING  Fresh strawberries, dried apricots, walnuts, onion, fresh ginger and chia seeds. Crush, then smooth it all up in a blender to create a thick, yet light, fruity dressing for green or fruit salads! No added oil or sugar! Makes approx. 1-3/4 cups per 1/4 cup = Cal. 57, Fat 3.11g

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AFC RAPID FAT LOSS DIET BERRIES CUCUMBER FRUIT PLANT DAIRY PLANT MEATS TOFU TURMERIC

AFC RAPID FAT-LOSS DIET DAY 24

7/29/2018 SUNDAY Day 24 7/29/2018 SUNDAY Day 24 Weigh-In = only on Friday Total Calories = 979 Total Fat grams = 19.6 Fat Calorie/Total Calorie Ratio = 18%

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BEETS/POWDER BERRIES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT DRESSINGS FRUIT GUAR GUM PLANT DAIRY SALADS & DRESSINGS

Fat-Free Blueberry And Roasted Pepper Dressing

FAT-FREE BLUEBERRY AND ROASTED PEPPER DRESSING Use this over any combination of vegetable/fruit salads. The red roasted pepper and blueberry – vegetable and fruit combo – allow for a wider range of uses. Rich-tasting almost animal-like as bad as that sounds, but as long as humans continue to eat animals, I’ll have no choice but […]

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Blueberries Improve Memory

Blueberries Can Help Maintain Brain Function and Improve Memory Oxidative stress can accelerate the brain’s aging process, having negative effects on brain function. According to animal studies, the antioxidants in blueberries tend to accumulate in areas of the brain that are essential for intelligence. They appear to directly interact with aging neurons, leading to improvements […]

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AFC RAPID FAT LOSS DIET BERRIES FRUIT MALIC ACID PLANT DAIRY PLANT MEATS TURMERIC

AFC RAPID FAT-LOSS DIET DAY 16

7/21/2018 Saturday Day 16 Weigh-In = Friday only Total Calories =  766.5 Total Fat grams = 10.6 Fat Calorie/Total Calorie Ratio = 12%

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AFC RAPID FAT LOSS DIET BERRIES FRUIT PUMPKIN

AFC RAPID FAT-LOSS DIET DAY 8

7/13/2018 Friday Day 8 Weigh-In = 158.5 lbs. Total Calories = 1086.5 Total Fat grams = 33.4 Fat Calorie/Total Calorie Ratio = .28 or 28%

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BERRIES CELERY SEED FRUIT GINGER GUAR GUM SALADS & DRESSINGS THRIVE ALGAE OIL

Savory Fruit Dressing

SAVORY FRUIT DRESSING Zing is how I describe the way this savory fruit dressing sings! Although it was designed for green leaf salads, I see no reason why it wouldn’t work with fruit salads. In that instance, you may want to add a little more sweet. It’s up to you – as always! Low fat! Makes […]