Category Archives: Vegan

Vegan Pink Berry Pudding

I am always looking for low sugar substitutes for dessert or special treats. I found this one at inhabitots.com and, in honor of the upcoming holiday, thought I would share. It’s vegan, raw and low sugar. And it’s quite tasty. Makes … Continue reading

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Cheesy Roasted Chickpeas

One of my birthday gifts this year, from my very thoughtful daughter, was a vegan lunchbox cookbook. Not sure what the message was, but I really did need some new ideas. Yesterday we broke out the book and made a … Continue reading

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Easy Baked Potato

For a warm, easy, winter dinner, a baked potato is a blank canvas.  Go easy and simple – just add some butter, cheese, sour cream, and chopped fresh veggies such as scallions black olives, sweet peppers.  Or deck it out … Continue reading

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The “Q” is for quick

Here’s something we do probably once a week for dinner, when we have to throw something good together quick.  There are never complaints.  In fact this is often asked for, and for weekend lunches too. Just a slice of bread, … Continue reading

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Hummus Man

Sometimes, the appeal of a child’s meal is all in how it is presented. This fun dinner is created with hummus spread on a tortilla with cucumber eyes, carrots, red peppers and an avocado smile. What child wouldn’t dive in … Continue reading

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Roasted Acorn Squash

Though Fall is clearly behind us now, you can still find some acorn squash around, and here is a great recipe to remind you just how sweet and savory they can be. The baking and rice take some time, but … Continue reading

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Fall Daily Soup

What vegetable brings out that fall feeling more than a beautiful butternut squash? Before the friends in this class enjoyed eating the squash they prepared for their daily soup, they reproduced it with paper, glue and a punch pin, using … Continue reading

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