Fresh Balsamic Strawberry Topping

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It is strawberry picking season in Connecticut.  My son and I went yesterday and picked about 10 pounds of fresh strawberries.  There is nothing like the taste of fresh picked strawberries.  But, as usual, our enthusiasm for picking turned in to a need to use the strawberries before they go bad.  Luckily, I was sent ...

Soup’s On! 21 Fabulous Soup Recipes for Sunday Dinner @foodie

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I love soup.  I've had a longstanding love affair with it.  Given that we're expecting rain this weekend, ALL weekend, I can tell you that I will be making soup at least one weekend day and letting it simmer on the stove or in my crock pot all day long.  I thought I'd share with ...

Weight Watchers Friendly Lentil Soup

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Simple Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Lentil Soup This soup is a delicious vegan recipe, but it can be altered easily to suit the cook’s tastes.  Beef or chicken stock can be substituted for the water.  Pieces of ham can be added for a delicious option.  Another tasty addition is a dollop of sour cream ...

Your Love Gives Me Butterflies Candy Valentine Treats

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These super cute and simple butterfly give away treats are perfect for a class Valentine exchange!  Smarties products are free of milk, egg, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat and soy. Smarties® products are safe to eat for kids with peanut allergies. They are also Vegan and Gluten free!  I've been searching around because I *think* ...

Flying High On Your Love Boys Valentine Treats

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These Flying High for your love Valentine'treats are so adorable and so easy to make!  Fun candy planes  that will make a great boys' Valentine Treat to bring to classmates (girls too of course!) Smarties are Vegana, Gluten, egg, dairy and nut free so they are a REALLY safe treat idea!! What you'll need: Smarties candy Life Savor ...

Vegan Recipe: Chocolate Date Nut Lollipops

Vegan Date Nut Lollipops Vegan cookies

I love the people at BenBella Books, they always send me the best cookbooks.  The latest book I received was Jazzy Vegetarian Classics by Laura Theodore.  Laura puts a vegan twist on American Family favorites.  This book would be a great gift for anyone, not just vegans because the recipes are so good. From the Publisher Classic ...

Scrambled Tofu Recipe with Vegan Egg Yolks

The Vegg tofu Scramble

This scrambled tofu recipe is made with vegan egg yolks!  Yes, vegan egg yolks.   We have good friends who have egg allergies and we are anxious to share with them that vegan egg yolks exist in the world. I recently received a copy of The Vegg Cookbook and some samples of The Vegg vegan egg yolks to ...

Food Over Medicine: Food for thought

Food Over Medicine Book Review.

This summer BenBella Books sent me another great read to review, Food Over Medicine, The Conversation That Could Save Your Life.  Pamela A. Popper, PhD, ND, and Glen Merzer.  They talk about the the current state of health in America and how diet can improve peoples conditions.  They share success stories, recipes and tips on managing ...

Vegan For Her Book Review

Vegan For Her book review

The publishers at DaCapo sent me a copy of Vegan for Her, written by Virginia Messina with JL Fields, to review.  The subtitle is The Woman's Guide to Being Healthy and Fit on a Plant-Based Diet.  One thing that jumped right out at me is that the author states that the book does not need ...

No Bake Peanut Butter Bars from Plant-Based Recipes Cookbook (Giveaway)

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Last week I received a copy of The China Study Plant-Based Recipes Cookbook from BenBella Books.  They know how much I like to read cookbooks with plant-based recipes and The China Study Cookbook does not disappoint.  Written by LeAnne Campbell, daughter of The China Study author, T. Colin Campbell, PhD, and mother of two hungry teenagers, ...