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Veggie Burger Recipe, Part II: Even Better Than The Last Ones!
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A week or two ago I made my first attempt at a healthy black bean burger. I really like Morningstar Farms black bean burgers but they’re GMO and I am eating much less processed food these days. I really love my first burgers and have made them a couple of more times. But there is […]

Artisan Lettuce: What Is This Stuff???
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I recently found a package of artisan lettuce in my grocery and couldn’t resist. I love and adore lettuce and here were three varieties I’d never eaten before: * Sweet gem * Tango * Oak Vitamin A, numerous B vitamins, vitamin C, calcium, manganese, iron, potassium, copper, phosphorous are just a few of the nutritional […]

My World Famous Vegetarian Stew
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OK, I admit I made up the ‘world famous’ part about my vegetarian stew, but at least it’s famous among my family and most everyone who knows me. If you’re looking for a vegetarian dinner idea, or a lunch idea – heck, I even eat it for breakfast – then this is it. Reasons to […]

Recall: Dangerous Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Boxed Dinners
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If you have any Kraft Macaroni & Cheese boxed dinners in your pantry, you need to check them out now. The FDA announced that Kraft is doing a recall of approximately a quarter of a million boxes due to dangerous metal fragments in the pasta you and your family might eat. Let’s face it … eating these […]

My First Black Bean Burger Attempt = Home Run!
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I’m an almost-perfect vegetarian (OK, so I cheat from time to time – so sue me! :-) But, I love burgers!!! So what’s a gal to do? Obviously, it’s to eat bean burgers. I’ve been buying the Morningstar Farm burger, which I like, and I’ve tried Boca burgers, which I don’t like. However, there are reports that MF uses […]

7 Kitchen Hacks: Keeping Your Ice Tea Cold & Other Earth Shattering Matters
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I see the word “hacks” everywhere these days. In fact, I think it’s so omnipresent that it’s become rather meaningless. But in the spirit of popular culture, I give you this small collection of kitchen hacks. Actually, they’re decent ideas, most of which never occurred to me. 1. Keeping Your Iced Tea (Or Any Cold […]

Healthy Homemade Ice Cream Recipe: Peanut Butter
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Do you like homemade ice cream? Most likely, that’s as silly as question as asking if you like to breathe! I’ve thought about buying an ice cream freezer but almost all the recipes I find are really high in calories and fat and they include stuff that I don’t want to eat – like cream […]

Sources of Fabulous, Healthy Food: Farmers Markets, Food Co-ops, U-Picks and Roadside Stands
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I can remember eating produce out of my grandmother’s yard and it tasted NOTHING like the stuff in the grocery store. Picking an organic fruit or vegetable right off the plant when it’s sun warmed and ripe is a sensual and fascinating experience. When we consider that the produce at the grocery store is usually […]

How To Make Hummus – My Healthy Hummus & Tahini Experiment
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I love and adore hummus – but I don’t like the price. The brand I like best costs $2.99 (which doesn’t include the tax) for a mere four ounces. So I decided to try making my own, but the problem was the tahini. Most hummus recipes call for tahini and I didn’t want to buy […]

Try This Luscious Super Food Oatmeal Breakfast-Or-Any-Meal
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Here is an easy-peasy oatmeal recipe that is loaded with nutrition and super foods. I’m one of those folks who is happy to eat pizza for breakfast and oatmeal for dinner, but if you’re more of a traditionalist, whip this up in the morning. Note that I do use the old fashioned rolled oats rather […]