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ON THE MENU – VEGAN FETTUCCINE ALFREDO

Happy National Fettuccine Alfredo Day!  Yes, we were surprised too.  Hey, any reason to celebrate and cook – in my book.  But, since traditional alfredo sauce is way too heavy for my family, especially my trihubby, I make a vegan version.  While you gotta love anything made with cream, butter, and Parmesan cheese, it can be a bit heavy to say the least.  Plus, this…

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ON THE MENU – BUTTERNUT SQUASH LASAGNA

Having one vegetarian in the house and one who’s allergic to tomatoes, I’m always seeking recipes – and by that I mean pastas – that can satisfy us both.  I found success in this Butternut Squash Lasagna, made with a white sauce and meatless.  It’s so simple and delicious to boot.  Score…….. INGREDIENTS: No boil lasagne noodles – you will use 9 Onion –  1…

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NATIONAL GRANOLA BAR DAY RECIPES

We couldn’t let National Granola Bar Day go by without giving you our favorite homemade granola bar recipes.  Yes, the day really does exist and to be honest, couldn’t be more needed for my household.  I was stuck in a rut making the same 2 bars and seeing National Granola Bar Day on the calendar made be want to shake it up some.  So, I decided…

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vegetable frittata for breakfast
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VEGETABLE FRITTATA

Over the past week I had a houseful, which meant I needed to cook for a crowd AND keep it healthy for this group.  One of my favorites for breakfast is a frittata.  It’s got everything going for it – it’s delicious, quick and easy, and it’s simple to clean up. While I served it for breakfast, it’s great for any meal.  This recipe was…

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4 SCRUMPTIOUS DESSERTS FOR A HOLIDAY MEAL (OR ANYTIME)

Tis the season for being invited to friends’ and families’ homes for holiday meals. Perhaps you’ve been asked to bring dessert or perhaps you just want to make these for yourself. We have 4 great ones that are sure to please; 3 made healthier and 1 thrown in just because it’s SO good and hey, doesn’t everyone need a little chocolate in their lives. These…

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VEGAN CHERRY MUFFINS

These muffins are very easy and so delicious.  They can be made with or without chocolate chips and depending on the chips you use, vegan or not.  High quality chocolate generally does not contain dairy, but check the ingredients.  My family always asks for them.  Hope yours does, too! For these delicious muffins, you will need the following ingredients: 1/2 cup rolled oats 1 cup…

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