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Italian Tomato Salad

Italian Tomato Salad June 22, 2020

This Italian tomato salad calls for just a few ingredients, is super quick and easy to throw together and is the perfect summer side dish. It’s also naturally vegan, paleo and whole30.  I live in Munich, which is just a 2 1/2 hour drive north of Italy. There are a lot of expats and immigrants […]

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Polish Cucumber Salad

Polish Cucumber Salad June 11, 2020

This Polish cucumber salad (called mizeria) is a light, refreshing and creamy sour cream and dill based salad. It’s a quick summer salad that’s great for picnics! We went to Warsaw five years ago and didn’t expect to love the food as much as we did. I ate pierogi (dumplings) every day, twice a day. […]

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Quinoa Pizza Casserole

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This quinoa pizza casserole is the perfect healthy side dish if you love pizza!  With all the flavors you love, plus topped with cheese (and your other favorite pizza toppings) everyone will love this! Gluten-free with a vegan option.

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Sunflower Seed Salad with Cranberries

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This sunflower seed salad is a simple, fresh and quick salad with a bit of a crunch and flavor pop from pomegranate seeds. After all the sweets I’ve been posting, I figured it was time to post something healthy! This salad fits the bill.

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Pumpkin Mac and Cheese

Easy pumpkin mac and cheese. Can be made gluten-free or whole wheat. November 5, 2019

I tossed a pumpkin in the pressure cooker the other day, wanting to make basic butternut squash soup (I use pumpkin in that recipe, too) but I ran out of time. Then it was a few days later and I didn’t want soup. I wanted mac and cheese! So here we have some pumpkin mac and […]

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Orange Glazed Carrots

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These orange glazed carrots are the perfect side dish. Fresh carrots are lightly glazed with orange juice, honey and a little butter to make a delicious and healthy side dish! With dairy-free, vegan and paleo options. I wasn’t really a fan of glazed carrots until I tried these orange glazed carrots! Carrots are already naturally […]

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Simple Tomato Soup Recipe

This simple tomato soup recipe will become your go-to for a fast and delicious meal. With fresh or canned tomatoes, this soup can be on the table in less than 30 minutes and the flavor is incredible! October 1, 2019

This simple tomato soup recipe will become your go-to for a fast and delicious meal. With fresh or canned tomatoes, this soup can be on the table in less than 30 minutes and the flavor is incredible! You’ll never go back to canned stuff after you try this easy homemade tomato soup. With paleo and […]

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