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 ...

Sell out your Bake Sale with these bake sale recipe ideas!

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Do the words "Bake Sale Goods Needed" strike fear in your heart like they do mine?  I always panic. What if I mess up? What if I don't make the prettiest treats? What if no one buys my stuff?  Well, I asked some of my blogging friends what THEIR no-fail Bake Sale recipe ideas are...and ...

Lentil Taco Recipe, Plant Based and Delicious

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When I was pregnant with my son, I ate a lot of Mexican food.  It was not uncommon for us to go to the same Mexican restaurant twice a week.  After my son was born, the waitress snatched up our "gringo" baby and showed him off to the kitchen staff.  Our love for Mexican food ...