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One-Pot Lentils and Fennel

I crave hearty, warming dishes in the winter. I also like minimal cleanup, so one-pot lentils with fennel is a perfect dish right now. Lentils are very easy to prepare, and can be ready within 30-40 minutes total. They absorb the flavor of whatever you cook with them-sautéed leeks, fennel and herbs make an excellent […]

Orzo Salad with Tomatoes and Asparagus

If you don’t know much about orzo, this might be a bit surprising. By looking at it, you would think it is rice, but it is actually a pasta that is shaped like a grain of rice. I am a big fan of pasta and usually eat it multiple times of week, but I like […]


Cucumber Slaw with Creamy Earth Balance Dressing

Summer time, fun time!  The kids and I are psyched it’s summer.  Running to the beach, the pool, staying up late.  It’s craziness and nonstop.  Still food must be prepared and eaten and the grill is always easy.  I seriously could eat veggie burgers every night!  And I love a enormous green salad though occasionally […]


Mango Strawberry Salad

Today we are going to make a delicious and refreshing mango strawberry salad. This meal is light and it can balance things off a little bit if you have a heavy menu. It’s also perfect right before you go to the gym. Because of all the natural ingredients, this is quite healthy. If you are […]

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Vegan Chicken-less Noodle Soup

Just in time for fall/winter. Something to warm you up that is oh so yummy and oh so quick to make! Chicken-less Noodle Soup Noodles: 2 C Flour 1/2 C warm water 1 tsp salt Soup: 1 yellow onion 6 or so stalks of celery 2 Tb minced garlic 5-6 Carrots 16-20 C vegetable broth […]


Hearty Vegetarian Gumbo

There are 2 things my husband and I love: hearty soup during the winter time and recipes that provide leftovers. This vegetarian gumbo recipe provides both! We are obsessed with this recipe. When we became vegetarian, one thing we both “missed” so to speak was gumbo. So we came up with this perfect recipe that […]

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