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Roasted Red Pepper Hummus and Anything Goes Energy Balls

  I was driving home from work last night, not feeling particularly hungry or craving anything specific, but the usual thoughts of what to have for dinner were rolling around my head.  Without there being much of anything in the … Continue reading

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Weird Meal Wednesday: Salad with Healthy Protein and Healthy Fat

Somehow the title “Leftover Fish, Avocado, Tahini and Teff Salad” didn’t sound too appealing.  But that is what it is.  Usually my favorite meals come out of a concoction of random leftovers from the fridge.  This lovely lunch consisted of:

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Spicy Spinach Hummus

This is a slightly different version of my Hummus in a Hurry for when you want to get your greens on.  The addition of cayenne and garlic make it nice for warming you up on these chilly winter days.  Bonus:  … Continue reading

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Quinoa Lentil Sweet Potato Burgers

Out of the millions of  versions of “veggie burgers” I’ve concocted,  these are one of my favorites.  Usually I like to include more vegetables, however these are a little heartier with their base of lentils and quinoa.  Add in chopped … Continue reading

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Hummus in a Hurry

Looking for something filling and satisfying to eat?  Head to your pantry and get out a can of chickpeas.  You’ll also need a food processor.  Hummus is one of those foods that really makes sense to make at home because … Continue reading

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Quick Tahini Dressing/Dip

I am so excited to share with you one of my favorites!  This is terrific on just about anything.  I use it as a dressing on salads, drizzled on steamed vegetables, dolloped on baked sweet potatoes, and as a dip … Continue reading

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