Dec
15

Fabulous Fennel: Big Health Benefits from Dr. Oz’s Fennel Tea, Ina Garten’s Crusty Fennel Casserole & Raw Fennel Salad

Fabulous Fennel: Big Health Benefits from Dr. Oz's Fennel Tea, Ina Garten's Crusty Fennel Casserole & Raw Fennel Salad

Fennel: a nutrient packed green and white vegetable that looks like a celery crossed with an onion with a fringe of dill-like leaves but tastes like none of the | readmore

Nov
04

Winter Squash Recipes for Every Day & Holidays (all plant-based, of course!)

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Butternut | Acorn | Kabocha | Spaghetti | Pumpkin Many of us mistakenly think of winter squash as a sort of special vegetable---a high maintenance side dish that | readmore

Nov
04

6 Easy & Delish Salad Dressings Using Hummus!

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I wish hummus had a much cooler name or, at the very least, a name that accurately reflected how delicious it is! I’ve heard it made fun of in more than one movie. | readmore

Oct
24

12 Fish You Should Never Eat!

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THE EXPERTS WEIGH IN! ...plus Surprising Vegan Options at Sushi Restaurants! Have you increased the amount of fish in your diet because you've read that it's a | readmore

Oct
22

Pomegranate Juice Packs a Powerful Punch: DIY, Easy, Squeezy, No MESS!

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Make Your Own No-Mess POM Juice  | Health Benefits of Pomegranate  Dr. Fuhrman's Anti-Oxidant Smoothie | Pomegranate Molasses  The juicy, red pomegranate is in | readmore

Sep
29

A Yummy “Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast” Menu

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....or 15 Recipes for Light, Festive Fare to Feed a Hungry Crowd Yummy Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast Menu Blueberry Oat Muffins Quinoa Garden Salad Melody's Sweet | readmore

Jul
10

6 Easy, Award-Winning Fake Bacon Recipes….Hard to Believe It’s This Simple!

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Creating the closest thing to bacon without using any animal-derived ingredients might seem like an impossible goal, so why even bother to go after it, you might | readmore

Jun
17

The Best & Easiest Garbanzo Bean Salad Recipe.. plus Health Benefits of the ‘Chic’ Chickpea!

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DO YOU LOVE TUNA SALAD and EGG SALAD?   ....then I have good news for you! I have to admit that, years ago, pre-vegan, I used to eat a lot of  tuna salad | readmore

May
30

Sweet Mini Peppers: How to Marinate, Grill and Roast to Deliciousness

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Last year, at around this time, I posted a blog about the health benefits of portobello mushrooms and how I marinate and roast them to delicious tenderness. This | readmore

Oct
21

Fight Off Wrinkles With Dark Leafy Greens And These Recipes

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Since I became vegan, I noticed that my eyes appear brighter, my nails seem stronger, and my skin looks healthier. I've actually been stopped by strangers on the | readmore

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