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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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Autumn= Pumpkins and Baking!

              The perfect weather is here; windows are open bringing in a refreshing breeze.  I’m lighting candles in the evening when the sun sets early, making hot tea, digging out my leggings and hoodies…and … Continue reading

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One-Pot Grilled Vegetables and Salmon Deck Dinner

Ideas, ideas, ideas.  You are always asking for new meal ideas! It’s the weekend and it looks like we are being blessed with some more gorgeous weather.  I recommend getting to a farmers market and cooking outside like I did … Continue reading

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Paleo Desserts

  Flourless Mocha Bacon Brownies! (recipe from Practical Paleo cookbook and posted here)       In the past couple of years my opinion of the Paleo diet has cycled from:  annoyance/seriously these people are going to give themselves heart … Continue reading

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Stay Active! And… Gluten-Free, Vegan Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Loaf

I really want to be running right now.  As I sit here writing this, thousands of runners are at the starting line in downtown Providence just taking their first few steps at the Rock and Roll Half Marathon.  I’m excited … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Squares

Cake, brownie, muffin?    They are hard to describe but I’d have to say they are most like a pumpkin bread.  Moist and moderately sweet, these could be eaten just as easily for breakfast as they could  for dessert.  Whatever you … Continue reading

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Vegan Pumpkin Pie Cream Squares

One of the highlights of my weekend was making these heavenly, creamy, pumpkin-y squares!  I came across the recipe a few days ago, printed it out and realized I had everything I needed except the pumpkin.  No canned pumpkin in … 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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Chocolate Pumpkin Pie! No-Bake, Vegan, Gluten-Free

  Don’t you just want to stick your fork into that and take a bite? It’s not even Thanksgiving yet and already I think I’ve made (and of course eaten) about six pumpkin pies~ you would think I would be … Continue reading

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Tofu-Free Vegan No-Bake Pumpkin Pie

This is for you all you soy-haters!  I know there are some of you who are looking for a non-tofu vegan pumpkin pie.  What to use in place of tofu for creaminess you may wonder?  Cashews! This pie is very … Continue reading

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