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8 Great Holiday Gift Ideas

Hello!  These are gift recommendations from someone whose life revolves around eating and talking about eating–  so you know they are all going to be food (or beverage) related.  They also happen to be things I have around my kitchen … Continue reading

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Homemade Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream (Dairy-Free)

Are you tired of pumpkin yet?  I’m slowing down with it but still having some type of squash several times a week since it’s so abundant at the farms! While pumpkin and other squash are definitely things to be eating … Continue reading

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Maple Hill Creamery 100% Grass-Fed Yogurt

Are you looking for a healthy, delicious yogurt?  Have you been eating yogurt with the fat removed and sugar or artificial sweeteners added?  Ackk!  These are the types of yogurt I ate for years in the pre-vegan days 0f my … Continue reading

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Cranberry-Walnut-Date Arugula Salad Drizzled with Chocolate Vinegar

Sounds weird but tastes incredible and is full of disease-fighting phytochemicals, fiber and essential fatty acids. Sometimes these strange food ideas just pop into my head.  I’m always thinking ahead about what my next meal or two will be. This … Continue reading

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Maca-Macadamia-Fudge Bliss Balls

I have been on a macadamia nut kick this week.   This happens every so often and it doesn’t last long, only until the bag is empty.  🙂  I discovered these big 11oz bags at BJs, but don’t let the size … Continue reading

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Brown Rice Spring Rolls (Hallelujah!)

While out to dinner at a Thai restaurant in Wakefield the other night, after deciding what we wanted for our entrees, the question that always comes up came up.  “Should we get the spring rolls?”  You know what I am … Continue reading

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Spiralized Summer Squash Spaghetti and Garden-Fresh Salsa

  Now that’s a bowl of fresh spaghetti!  I present here today a healthier alternative to your standard white pasta, which is a highly processed food that (in my humble opinion) should be consumed in moderation, if at all.  Pasta … Continue reading

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4 Easy Vegan Breakfasts Under 400 Calories

I find that a lot of people I talk with are confused about what a nutritious, balanced, satisfying breakfast looks like.  The answer to this is really different for everyone!  Today I’m hoping to offer some basic ideas so that … Continue reading

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Dairy-Free Ranch Dressing and a Newfound Seasoning Blend

People are always asking “What are the best salad dressings to buy?”  The answer is easy–  All you have to do is look at the ingredient list on most bottled dressings out there and you’ll see for yourself what they … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favorite Things

As passionately as I promote “real” “whole” “actual” foods (you know– oats, apples, butternut squash, walnuts, etc, etc)  and as much as I like Michael Pollan’s advice to not eat anything your great-grandmother would not recognize as food, there are … Continue reading

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