Vegan

Stuffing More Vegetables…. [Harvest Stuffed Carnival Squash]

October 29, 2014
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True Story. I love to stuff things.  Have you noticed that trend on all my blog posts?  I love the appearance of a meal when it’s stuffed in something, rather than just food on a plate.  That’s partly why I’m not a fan of Mexican food – the presentation is just a mess on a […]

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Guest Post from Lick The Earth: Raw Vegan Mint Brownie Bites

September 10, 2014
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Hey everyone!  You are so lucky this week because Jocelyn from Lick the Earth  is guest posting for me and has created a super special clean and healthy DESSERT!   Yup!  This raw Mint Brownie Bite looks so delish that it’s hard to believe the recipe and ingredients are so simple.  Go ahead, indulge yourself, […]

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Guest Blog Post: Chewy Cashew Cookie Bars!

August 6, 2014
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Hey hey strangers!   I’ve been M.I.A due to a  sweet little thing called vacation!  When it’s 108 degrees on a daily basis, it’s time to get out of dodge and seek more human weather : ) Let me tell you about another sweet little thing named Jocelyn!  She’s my girl over at Lick-the-Earth.com.  Jocelyn […]

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No Boring Salads! Plus, BIG News For The Blog! ~ {Simply Clean Taco Salad}

July 23, 2014
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One of my favorite things to do, is trick my brother with fake meat!   Sometimes he knows, other times…. not so much.  I think I finally found the best meat subsitute because at first he didn’t realize it was meatless meat, until his mouth was on fire.  Yes, on fire, and he asked me […]

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My Secret Is Out…… – {This Chick’s Tomato Sauce}

July 16, 2014
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My neighbor, Vesta, is a fabulous cook.  I really need to have her guest post for me sometime!  There was a day where I wanted pasta with tomato sauce in the worst way (ok, maybe not just ‘a day’, but a whole bunch of days!)  and did not have any in stock in This Chick’s […]

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Another Quick and Easy Dish – {Simple Spicy Snap Peas}

June 11, 2014
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My crazy period at work is wrapping up and I’ve slowly found some time to get back into the kitchen!  When I say I’ve found time, I mean very little of it.  And what I’ve created in that short period of time, I have fallen in love with and I cook over and over……. and […]

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Won’t You Be My Neighbor? | {Avocado Basil Pesto Zoodles}

June 4, 2014
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I spent lots of quality time with my sweet neighbor over the last week or so.  We She cooked, we had wine, we played cards against humanity card games, watched a movie and just relaxed!  It was just what I needed after this intense work schedule!  I asked her what she would like to see for […]

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Get Ready for Your Tastebuds to Sing! ::MBJ Quinoa Arugula Salad::

May 21, 2014
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 What I am about to share with you will blow your mind taste buds! I totally love everything I make in the kitchen, but sometimes I create something and it just comes together so perfectly!  Perfect in flavor and color and nutrition.  And as a simple home cook, not a trained chef, the various flavors that go […]

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‘Cause I’m Happppyyyyy – {joblove taco pasta salad}

May 14, 2014
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Hey ya’ll!  It’s been forever since I’ve had a chance to sit down and write for you!  (And obviously, cook for you!)  This is a busy time of year for my company – full of long hours and lots of business trips.  I really do love it.  # joblove   I get to see new […]

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A Lunchtime Favorite, Revamped + Clean Dog Treats – {Almond Butter & Jelly Smoothie}

April 9, 2014
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I can’t believe it’s April.  The year is flying by so quickly!  April means that it’s now my busy season at work and the world is about to get crazy on me!   I’m going to be traveling more often and working longer hours.  This also means I have less time to cook and less […]

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