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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 during our South of France travels [...]

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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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Basil-Olive Oil Gelato

Basil-Olive Oil Gelato

After a recent trip to Charleston we ate at a wonderful Italian restaurant called Le Farfalle. Besides serving incredible [...]

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Roasted Romanesco Pasta

Roasted Romanesco Pasta

Look what’s cooking this #meatlessmonday – Romanesco. This broccoli, cauliflower sibling is packed with goodness. The antioxidants, Vitamin C, [...]

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Lentil Soup Recipe

Lentil Soup Recipe

What better food to enjoy this Lenten season than Lentils, an ancient food that is low in calories but [...]

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