Monthly Archives: July 2012

Lemon Basil + Oil Free = Dare to Dress

A salad, that is. I spent some time looking up various “oil free” dressings, and while I did find some that looked pretty good, I was also kind of surprised that many people just put in less oil and call … Continue reading

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Barbara’s Brown Rice Crisps + Almond Milk = Craved Cookies

I’ve been so on my game lately, it’s freaking ridiculous. Yes, pat on the back. I even went to Trader Joe’s today and did not buy my favorite guilty pleasure, chocolate covered almonds with sea salt and turbinado sugar. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Oatmeal + Change = Nutritious Novelty

Oatmeal as a nutritious breakfast should not actually be a novelty, but when you grow up in a house with the most delicious oatmeal on earth made by mom, complete with heaping amounts of brown sugar and buttered toast, it … Continue reading

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Lemon + Berries + Take Two = Sorta Sorbet

Take two because my first try was a textural failure, but more on that later. Yesterday, my friend, Annie, posted a link to a vegan chocolate-banana ice cream, so (of course) I checked it out on The Bear and the … Continue reading

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Fresh Anything + Food Processor = Salsas & Sauces

I am pretty terrible at recipe writing, mostly because I make so many adjustments as I cook that by the time I’m finished, I’m never quite sure how much of everything went into the food I made. Honestly, so much … Continue reading

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Salad + Grill = Elevated Eats

I eat a lot of salads. Not because I’m a vegetarian and woe is me, I can’t find anything to eat (clearly, not true), but it’s because I really enjoy salads. As is the case with any dish though (except … Continue reading

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Vegan Pita + Bruschetta Topping = Housewarmed Homies

One of my dearests, Nikki, just moved into her new apartment this week (exciting!), so I decided to make her a housewarming gift, and what better way to offer blessings and comfort than to give someone homemade bread? I knew … Continue reading

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