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Vanilla Maple Almond Milk (Without a Blender!)

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Have you ever wondered if it’s possible to make your own almond (or other nut milk) at home without a high-speed blender? This vanilla maple almond milk recipe is for you. I have just a simple recipe to share with you today, and it’s definitely not something original, I actually consulted The Kitchn before starting […]

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An Edible Mosaic Book Launch Party and a Recipe!

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I have something exciting to share with you today! I’m so honored and excited to be participating in my friend’s virtual book launch party and sharing a recipe from her new book!  My friend Faith Gorsky from An Edible Mosaic just had her first cookbook released: An Edible Mosaic: Middle Eastern Fare with Extraordinary Flair. […]

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Raw Vegan Coconut Brownies

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Have you ever made a raw brownie?  Or any kind of raw dessert?  Of course they’re different in taste and texture, and it’s not like I don’t enjoy the real deal, buttery and sugary brownies(even if I do like them a little less sweet now), but I will gladly choose these as a very healthy […]

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No-Bake Cherry Almond Granola Bars

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I feel a little bad that my two most recent recipes are both “no-bake” and in the granola bar category.  It should be no surprise by now that I love both of those, but I should mix things up a little, eh? But I do have a reason to be posting this specific recipe today […]

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Flourless Chocolate Puddle Cookies

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Naturally gluten, grain and dairy free rich chocolate cookies with a fudgy interior and a thin crackly top, just like a perfect brownie in cookie form! I need to start out with a warning.   These are dangerously good!  But don’t bother trying to cut the recipe down to reduce temptation, they freeze really well so […]

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Quinoa Stuffing Stuffed Squash

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This week my column was on Hubbard squash.  As much as I love squash, I had never tried hubbard.  Usually they’re too big(especially considering that besides the kids I’m the only one eating it) and to be honest I’m a little scared of them.  When I was asking about squash for my column, a lady […]

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Spiced Mocha Hazelnut Biscotti

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As usual, this morning was the farmers market so we went before we did our grocery shopping.  Lately there has been a lot more products and a lot less produce, which is kind of sad for me(even though I do still like looking at everything), but even still I walked away with a huge arm […]

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