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Vegan Zucchini Brownies

A moist vegan dessert that contains two cups of vegetables! It only contains one cup of sugar so add more if you have a sweet tooth.

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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

Posted in Gluten-Free, Vegan, Vegetarian

Sesame Veggie Pasta

This simple veggie pasta dish has an Asian twist with its fragrant sesame soy flavor. It can easily be made into a vegan and vegetarian dish by omitting the chicken. This recipe is my modification of allrecipes’s Sesame Pasta Chicken Salad. Perfect for a potluck or a

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Farro with Roasted Sweet Potato, Kale, and Pomegranate Seeds

This healthy and delicious farro recipe is a combination of Sur La Table’s and FOOD52’s recipes. Farro is an ancient whole grain that has a healthy nutty flavor and a juicy barley texture. This dish tastes great (who doesn’t love little

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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’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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Oven Roasted Red Potatoes

If you like potato chips, you will probably like this recipe.  They remind me of the breakfast potatoes you would get a good American diner.  It is also so easy and so full of flavor.  You definitely want to try

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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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