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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

Evelyn’s Raspberry Linzer Cookies

Evelyn modified Ina Garten’s Mini Linzer Cookies recipe and made it even better by adding pecans and putting less sugar. These buttery cookies are my favorite. They are pretty, buttery, and nutty! The raspberry preserves-filled middle gives the cookies a sweet and tart flavor.

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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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Cream Cheese Pound Cake

When I received a beautiful bundt pan for Christmas, I couldn’t wait to try the most highly-rated bundt cake recipe on the web! Although the ingredients are few and simple, they come together to produce a very rich and delicious cake. It

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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

Posted in Gluten-Free, Vegan, Vegetarian

Carrot Cake

This carrot cake recipe is truly the best of all, bar none.  The cake is so moist and the cream cheese frosting compliments the cake perfectly. This recipe has earned 4.7/5 stars with over 4200 reviews.

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These waffles are so easy to whip up and they taste especially good when served warm. My husband likes his with maple syrup. I like mine drizzled with Nutella and topped with fresh strawberries! When I am feeling extra healthy, I substitute

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Snickerdoodle Cookies

No shortening used in this recipe! These cookies are sweet, soft, and slightly chewy and super easy to make!  This recipe has earned 5/5 stars with over 500 reviews.

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