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Southern Smoothie Recipe

Southern Smoothie Recipe

Oh what fun to eat seasonal🍑! Who else is enjoying peach season??? The peaches this year are the sweetest [...]

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Olive Tapenade Recipe

Olive Tapenade Recipe

One cannot think well, love well, or sleep well if one has not eaten well. -Virginia Woolf Nothing is [...]

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Tomato-Watermelon Gazpacho

Tomato-Watermelon Gazpacho

Happy #meatlessmonday 🍅 One of the differences I have noticed in American and European eating styles is that Europeans [...]

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Steel Cut Oats – A Go-To Breakfast

Steel Cut Oats – A Go-To Breakfast

One of my family’s go-to breakfasts because you can prepare them the night before – Steel Cut Oats. Steel [...]

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Summer Garden Smoothie Bowl

Summer Garden Smoothie Bowl

You might say I’m feeling a bit creative upon returning from the Mediterranean. This morning with fresh local blueberries [...]

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Vegan Board Recipe

Vegan Board Recipe

Happy #meatlessmonday ! Viva La France and the slow food movement. Many times for breakfast we had big platters [...]

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How To Cook With Edible Flowers

How To Cook With Edible Flowers

Cooking, flavoring, and garnishing with flowers has been traced back to Roman times as well as to the Chinese, [...]

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Sweet Potato Pancakes Recipe

Sweet Potato Pancakes Recipe

Once you go Sweet Potato pancakes, you can’t go back. The best pancakes you will ever put in your [...]

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Creamy Zucchini Soup Recipe

Creamy Zucchini Soup Recipe

This soup is one of my favorites. It is so delicious, so filling, and so easy! Perfect to serve [...]

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Vegan Salad Nicoise

Vegan Salad Nicoise

Meatless Monday is in full effect with this Vegan Salad Nicoise. Inspired by the traditional Salad Nicoise from Nice, [...]

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