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A Healthy Snack Giveaway from The Good Bean!

January 14, 2015
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The Good Bean is one of my favorite healthy snack companies. They make delicious, gluten-free, nut-free, vegan, kosher, non-GMO chickpea and bean snacks that are high in fiber, high in protein and low in sugar! It doesn’t get much healthier than that. I’ve partnered with them in the past to bring you healthy snack giveaways, […]

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Vegetarian Panang Curry with Tofu

January 11, 2015
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Thai food is probably my favorite type of Asian food. Something about those creamy coconut curries mixed with veggies, tofu, nuts and spices just makes for such a cozy one-pot meal. When I make Thai food at home, I usually stick to my Yellow Curry, because it is guaranteed to be delicious and satisfying every […]

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Chunky Black Bean Soup

January 5, 2015
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This black bean soup might be one of my favorite recipes of all time. When the husband ate it, he said: this might even be better than your vegetarian chili — which is a pretty big compliment! It’s perfect for winter: hearty, filling and a one-pot meal. I modified this CookingLight recipe to be more vegetarian friendly, […]

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Cucumber Gazpacho

December 3, 2014
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When I think of gazpacho, I typically think of hot summer days, sitting on the beach, traveling through Spain and Portugal, and ultimate relaxation. So it might be counterintuitive to make gazpacho in the winter, where it’s 35 degrees today, sunny but cold – with no beach in sight. Which is exactly why I decided […]

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Lentils with Tahini, Cumin, and Garlic

November 20, 2014
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With all of this cold weather we’ve been having, I’ve been craving something savory and filling. Lentils and beans are two of my go-two wintery foods because they’re high in protein and fiber – which makes them satisfying and perfect for a hearty dish. I came across this recipe a while ago from one of my […]

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It’s Easy Being Green: Smoothie Recipe

September 15, 2014
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I am a huge fan of green smoothies. It’s the easiest way to get a ton of fruits and veggies (especially green veggies which are the best for you!) into your diet in an easy, quick, and effortless way. I recently bought a Vitamix when we moved to our new house in Ann Arbor, because 1) […]

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