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Almond Date Truffle

A vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo dessert. These truffles are also unbelievably delicious! Perfect for friends with (and without) dietary restrictions. A vegan friend brought this over for dessert one evening and I couldn’t stop eating them. She recently gave me this recipe and

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Tilapia Parmesan

I have always been scared of preparing a dinner with fish because I have never done it before! This recipe took me out of my comfort zone and pushed me to explore new frontiers! When it is fresh out of the

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Mexican Bean Salad

A great summer salad. This is the Black Bean and Corn Salad‘s sister recipe. Although the Black Bean and Corn Salad is still my favorite, this recipe is a fantastic choice for diversifying your salad repertoire. I love the colors, the variety

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Black Bean and Corn Salad

When I think of a delicious chilled summer salad, I think of this recipe.  It’s a refreshing combination of crunchy, juicy, and healthy.  It originates from allrecipes.com’s Black Bean and Corn Salad II and I modified it based the reviewers’

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts

I have never liked brussels sprouts until a friend served this for dinner at her home. It was so simple and yet so delicious. The brussels sprouts had a beautiful nutty and caramelized taste. We loved this dish so much,

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Lentil Soup

When I first tried this recipe, I could not believe how such a simple and healthy recipe could taste so good!  This soup is a regular favorite at our home. It is perfect for vegetarians because lentils are an excellent source

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Quinoa and Black Beans

This recipe is another easy, healthy, and tasty winner!  It is a great side dish recipe, one that is also perfect for potlucks with gluten-free guests.   Fun fact: Quinoa has sometimes been labelled a “superfood” because of its amazing

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Sweet Potato, Carrot, Apple, and Red Lentil Soup

What a long name for a soup!  This soup can either be served like a stew (with chunky bits of veggies and fruit in it) or pureed.  Either way, it’s a very healthy meal full of natural sweetness and goodness.

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Butternut Squash Soup

A rich, delicious, and yet healthy recipe.  Unlike rival recipes, this version of butternut squash soup doesn’t contain any cream cheese (lowers the fat content by quite a bit!).  My husband (not typically a squash fan) enjoys how the butternut

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