Vegan Chow Mein Easter Nests

Chow Mein Easter Nests

Here comes Peter Cottontail and an Easter induced sugar high.  Even as an adult I get excited to get an Easter basket and enjoy all the treats.  Chow Mein Easter Nests have always been one of my favorites.  I buy chow mein noodles once a year specifically to make these delicious Easter nests.  There are many different ...

Chocolate Chip Easter Baskets

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Nestle sent us some of their seasonal Easter candies and asked us to share a favorite recipe wtih you.  We'd been looking  for a cute and unique Easter treat- and found the most adorable/easy recipe on the Nestle site for Chocolate Chip Easter Baskets.  I guarantee that you will have fun making these with your little ones.  ...

My Plant Based Weekly Meals with Recipe

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  One of the first questions asked when people learn that I am plant based is, "What do you eat?"  It is almost a hard question to answer because there are so many things I eat.  I decided to keep track of what I ate for a week.  Here are the results, all plant based, not ...

Chocolate Matzo Toffee Recipe – just 4 ingredients!

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This Chocolate Matzo Toffee recipe is modified from one we make almost every holiday season.  I decided to make it with matzo crackers instead of saltines so they would be ok for Passover. I also love matzo crackers. It's the "plainest" food I know of....and I love plain food. Chocolate Matzo Toffee Recipe Ingredients 1cup unsalted  butter- ...

Peeps Pops and Peeps Kebabs – Super simple and so much fun!

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I'm sure I'm not reinventing the wheel here but I thought up this idea of making Peeps Pops and Peeps Kebabs for a cute Easter bake sale idea and also an adorable Easter centerpiece idea...placecard idea...or a little gift. Obviously you'd use a cuter container for a centerpiece but I wasn't doing cute I was doing ...

Bunny Crunch Recipe

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In February, we had Cupid's Crunch, and for St. Patrick's Day we had End of the Rainbow Crunch.  It wouldn't be fair of Easter to come and go without a Bunny Crunch recipe, so here it is!  (To be fair, the recipe doesn't really change much- you can change colors and sprinkles and call it whatever you want!!) Bunny Crunch ...

Vegetarian Puppy Chow Recipe for Saint Patrick’s Day

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It's early March and the East Coast is getting slammed with another snowstorm.  So, What do I do?   I head to the kitchen to make this Vegetarian Puppy Chow recipe for Saint Patrick's Day. A few months ago I had never heard about Puppy Chow.  It was one night, when I was browsing Pinterest, that I came ...

Chicken Chimichangas

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  I love making these cheesy chicken chimichangas pockets for my family. They are so easy and quick to put together and my kids love them! This recipe makes 10 pockets, which is usually enough for dinner and leftovers. You can easily adjust this recipe to cater to picky eaters as well. Simply fill ...

Chicken Quinoa Pilaf with Boar’s Head EverRoast (Recipe)

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This post brought to you by Boar's Head. All opinions are 100% mine.   Heart disease is the nation’s leading cause of death for both men and women. Taking care of your heart by eating well is one of the most important things you can do for yourself. Think heart disease won't impact you? Think again.  None ...

Dairy Free Veggie Pizza

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Pizza is one of America's favorite foods.  When I stopped eating dairy, I was often asked if I missed pizza.  The answer was always no, because we never stopped eating it.  We still order pizza at restaurants, at our local grocery store and we love to make it at home.  At first we made it ...