Category Archives: Recipes

A Few Things, Mostly Running and Side Note (Kind of…)

I say this time and time again, that I keep falling off the face of the blog earth and just…let you sit and wait. I can promise you, nothing too exciting is going on. It’s like I’ve finally fallen into … Continue reading

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Vegan Taco Filling

I blogged about going to a place in Morro Bay called Shine Cafe and how much I loved their taco salad filling…To die for. So filling and filled with flavor. I decided to try and recreate this at home a … Continue reading

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Summer Vegan Zucchini Bread

When I think of summer, one thing I remember is growing zucchinis in our backyard, and getting more than an abundance of them for us to handle…and literally handing them out to everyone we saw. Well, my lovely cousin I’ve … Continue reading

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Never Ending

And just when you thought I was about to stop moving…I’m on the road again! Ok, not quite yet, but in 19 days I’ll be making my way up to the Santa Cruz area to study one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Looking into 2013

2012 was certainly a doozy! There was so much that happened and still now I have a hard time believing that I spent three months in Peru in the jungle! Sometimes I wonder about the choices that I make for … Continue reading

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Recipe Wednesday: Dark Chocolate Vegan Walnut Brownies

So, I don’t know if you heard, but last Saturday was National Brownie Day. I knew there had to be a reason I had been craving brownies for days, so what better an excuse to make some. I tried getting … Continue reading

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Oh Nuts! Macadamia Nut Cherry Banana Bread

If there is one nut that I’ve neglected over the years but have come to love having gone to Hawaii a few times in the past two years, is how much I like macadamia nuts! I always used to be … Continue reading

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Recipe Wednesday: Lundberg Rice Pilaf

Recipe Wednesday: Lundberg Rice Pilaf At the Foodbuzz Festival a few weekends ago one of the vendors at the Tasting Pavilion was Lundberg, an organic and eco-friendly family farm located in the Sacramento Valley. I was fortunate enough to grab … Continue reading

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Recipe Wednessday: Pumpkin Struesel Muffins

I’ve decided that every Wednesday I’m going to write about a recipe I’ve tried during the week!  It could be anything from breakfast to snacks to dinner to dessert…and kind of based on things we need to use up in … Continue reading

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Easy Muesli Cookies

In an effort to make packing up my kitchen a bit easier I thought, what better than to use up the ingredients so there’s less to pack…right?  Ok, it was just me trying not to pack because I don’t want … Continue reading

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